The Medical Basis for Radiation-Accident Preparedness, III: The Psychological Perspective

Proceedings by Robert C. Ricks

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Subjects:

  • Other Branches of Medicine,
  • Radiation Toxicology,
  • Accidents,
  • Nuclear facilities,
  • Nuclear power plants,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • Radiation injuries,
  • Health/Fitness

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