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Health Physics: NCRP Publications

This guide gathers resources for the graduate Health Physics students, in particular for the PHYS 575 Case Studies class, including ebook downloads from ICRP, NCRP,& IAEA, and ways to vet potential topics to ensure sufficient material exists

Examples of NCRP Publication Citations

In-Text example

It has been found that there are uncertainties in the estimates (NCRP, 1997).

Reference List Example (In-Text)

NCRP (National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements) 1997 Uncertainties in Fatal Cancer Risk Estimates used in Radiation Protection, NCRP Report 126 (Bethesda, MD: NCRP)

NCRP (National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements) 2001 Management of Terrorist Events Involving Radioactive Material, NCRP Report 138 (Bethesda, MD: NCRP)

NCRP (National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements) 2004 Approaches to Risk Management in Remediation of Radioactively Contaminated Sites, NCRP Report 146 (Bethesda, MD: NCRP)

NCRP (National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements) 2005 Key Elements of Preparing Emergency Responders for Nuclear and Radiological Terrorism, NCRP Commentary 19 (Bethesda, MD: NCRP)

NCRP (National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements) 2006 Development of a Biokinetic Model for Radionuclide-Contaminated Wounds and Procedures for Their Assessment, Dosimetry and Treatment, NCRP Report 156  (Bethesda, MD: NCRP)

NCRP (National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements) 2008 Management of Persons Contaminated with Radionuclides, NCRP Report 161  (Bethesda, MD: NCRP)

NCRP (National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements) 2010 Responding to a Radiological or Nuclear Terrorism Incident: A Guide for Decision Makers, NCRP Report 165 (Bethesda, MD: NCRP)

Endnote example

It has been found that there are uncertainties in the estimates [1].

Reference List Example (Endnotes)

[1] National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP) Uncertainties in Fatal Cancer Risk Estimates used in Radiation Protection. NCRP Report 126, Bethesda, MD, 1997

[2] National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP) Management of Terrorist Events Involving Radioactive Material. NCRP Report 138, Bethesda, MD, 2001

[3] National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP) Approaches to Risk Management in Remediation of Radioactively Contaminated Sites. NCRP Report 146, Bethesda, MD, 2004

[4] National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP) Key Elements of Preparing Emergency Responders for Nuclear and Radiological Terrorism. NCRP Commentary 19, Bethesda, MD, 2005

[5] National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP) Development of a Biokinetic Model for Radionuclide-Contaminated Wounds and Procedures for Their Assessment, Dosimetry and Treatment. NCRP Report 156, Bethesda, MD, 2006

[6] National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP) Management of Persons Contaminated with Radionuclides. NCRP Report 161, Bethesda, MD, 2008

[7] National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP) Responding to a Radiological or Nuclear Terrorism Incident: A Guide for Decision Makers. NCRP Report 165, Bethesda, MD, 2010