Emergency Medical Support in Radiation Accidents
The concept of radiation accidents is automatically and essentially linked, in the mind of the public and even among national and medical authorities, to the picture of nuclear plant catastrophes. As a matter of fact the latter, although they fortunately are extremely rare, monopolize the attention and the general concern.
KeywordsEmergency Medical Service Radioactive Material Emergency Team Real Radiation Ambulance Personnel
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