Dose Limits for Studies Under an RDRC. Eric J. Hall, D.Phil., D.Sc., F.A.C.R., F.R.C.R. Higgins Prof. of Radiation Biophysics Chair RDRC, Columbia University, N.Y. Consultant to the FDA. Rationale. The present limits date from the 1970s.
Eric J. Hall, D.Phil., D.Sc., F.A.C.R., F.R.C.R.
Higgins Prof. of Radiation BiophysicsChair RDRC, Columbia University, N.Y.Consultant to the FDA
Whole body, blood forming organs, lens of the eye, and gonads:
a) Ocular lens; radiation risk is deterministic with large threshold.
b) Blood forming organs; leukemia as principle risk reflects thinking of the 1970s.