Accession Number : ADA266856


Title :   Assessment of the Risks from Imbedded Fragments of Depleted Uranium


Corporate Author : ARMED FORCES RADIOBIOLOGY RESEARCH INST BETHESDA MD


Personal Author(s) : Daxon, Eric G. ; Musk, Jeffery H.


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA266856


Report Date : MAR 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 22


Abstract : Assess the health risks associated with impianted DU fragments in the body to provide medical guidance for current and future patients with these fragments and provide recommendations for future research.


Descriptors :   *HEALTH, *WEAPONS EFFECTS, *FRAGMENTS, *DEPLETED URANIUM, TISSUES(BIOLOGY), CHEMICAL COMPOUNDS, RADIOLOGY, TOXICOLOGY, METAL COMPOUNDS, PATIENTS, MILITARY MEDICINE, RISK


Subject Categories : RADIOBIOLOGY
      WEAPONS EFFECTS(BIOLOGICAL)


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE