Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Bushong ch 36 Late R

Late Radiation Effects

QuestionAnswer
what are late effects of radiation based on low doses deliverd over a long period
what are radiation protection guidelines based on based on linear, nonthreshold dose-repones relationship
what effect was was caused by high doses in the early practices of radiology that caused callused, cracked and discolored skin on hands and forearms of radiologists radiodermatitis
what type of stem cells are damaged by radiation lymphocytic stem cells
how long can effects be delayed in peripheral lymphocytes for has long has 20 years
what responses are damage to circulating lymphocytes early or late Chromosome damage in the circulating lymphocytes can be produced as both an early and late respone.
low doses of radiation have been proven to cause what? malignancy and genetic effects
what can be caused as a late effect of irradiation of blood forming organs produce hematologic depession
what is used principally to produce radionuclides for used in nuclear medicine modern cyclotron is used
what type of dose response are cataracts a no dose threshold nonlinear
What is the life shortening span for every rad 10 days for every rad
what is the life shortening span for radiation workers 12 days
formula for relative risk observed cases/expected cases relative risk= observed cases/ Expected cases
what is the theory of radiation hormesis suggest that very low radiation doses are beneficial
What is the only theory we practice ARLA
relative risk factor of 1 indicates what no risk at all
relative risk factor of 1.5 indicates what frequency of late response is 50% higher in the irradiated population 50 or higher
who/what determines the absolute risk of radiation-induced malignant disease National Academy of Science (NAS) and Committee on the biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation (BEIR)
what is stochastic has no dose threshold
what type of responses are all radiation induced malignancy all the late effects
how have radiation induced malignancy been observed experimental animals and at the human level late effects have been observed
what type of dose response is leukemia linear and nonthreshold (stochastic)
what groups have exhibited an elevated incidence of leukemia after radiation exposure atomic bomb survivors
where have we accumulated the most info for radiation induced leukemia observations of survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
How much greater was the leukemia incidences for Hiroshima and Nagasaki survivors 100 times that in the nonirridiated population
what is the latent period for radiation induced leukemia 4 to 7 years
what is the risk period for radiation induced leukemia 20 years 20 years
What year was the incidence of leukemia high in radiologist and why 1940; no protection and received doses over 100 rad per year 1940; no protection and received doses over 100 rad per year
Skin cancer has what type of dose response threshold threshold
What is the BEIR Biological effects of Ionizing Radiation Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation
What effect does chronic low doses have on fertility low-dose, chronic irridiation does not impair fertility
the most radiosensitive period in pregnancy during the first trimester
what period is of the least concern in pregnancy first 2 weeks first 2 weeks
cancer is what type of effect of radiation exposure late effect
what is the risk for skin cancer 500 to 2000 rad risk 4:1 ; 4000 to 6000 rad or 6000 to 10000 rad risk 14:1 and 27:1 respectively
what is the latent period for skin cancer approximately 5 to 10 years
how must epidemiologic studies be conducted to study effects of low dose radiation? Studies of large number of people exposed to a toxic substnace
Created by: MichaelGarman