Resources

  • References


    Brenner DJ. Should we be concerned about the rapid increase in CT usage?
    Rev Environ Health. 2010;25(1):63-68. Review.


    Colang JE, Killion JB, Vano E. Patient dose from CT: a literature review.
    Radiol Technol. 2007;79(1):17-26. Review.


    Frequently asked questions on potassium iodide (KI). United States Food and Drug Administration website. Available at:
    http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/EmergencyPreparedness/BioterrorismandDrugPreparedness/ucm072265.htm#KI%20do. Updated May 4, 2011. Accessed May 27, 2014.


    Gross whole-body contamination. United States Department of Health and Human Services website. Available at:
    http://www.remm.nlm.gov/ext%5Fcontamination.htm#wholebody. Updated April 14, 2014. Accessed May 27, 2014.


    How to perform a survey for radiation contamination. United States Department of Health and Human Services website. Available at:
    http://www.remm.nlm.gov/howtosurvey.htm. Updated April 14, 2014. Accessed May 27, 2014.


    Potassium iodide (KI). Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at:
    http://www.bt.cdc.gov/radiation/ki.asp
    . Updated August 22, 2013. Accessed May 27, 2014.


    Radiation emergency medical management: choose appropriate algorithm—evaluate for contamination and/or exposure. United States Department of Health and Human Services website. Available at:
    http://www.remm.nlm.gov/newptinteract.htm#skip. Updated March 6, 2013. Accessed May 27, 2014.


    Radiation exposure and cancer. American Cancer Society website. Available at:
    http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/radiationexposureandcancer/index
    . Accessed May 27, 2014.

  • Resources

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    http://www.cdc.gov

    Radiation Emergency Medical Management—US Department of Health and Human Services

    http://www.remm.nlm.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    BC Centre for Disease Control

    http://www.bccdc.ca