Low dose exposures in the environment : dose-effect relations and risk evaluation / C. Streffer ... [et al.].
Berlin : Springer, c2004.
xix, 470 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Introduction -- Ethical aspects of risk -- Effects of lonising radiation in the low-dose range-radiobiological Basis -- Toxicology of chemical carcinogens -- Epidemiological perspectives on low-dose exposure to human carcinogens -- Mathematical models of carcinogensis -- Comparing summary of action of lonising radiation and chemicals in carcinogenesis -- Hypothesis testing and the choice of the dose-response model -- Risk evaluation and communication -- Low dose in health-related environmental law -- Summary -- Zusammenfassung -- Recommendations for environmental risks to human health: evaluation and regulatory processes