That the anger, the shame, the pain, the fear would be seared into my brain as deeply as the radiation burns
seared my chest.
To our knowledge there are NO nurses doing x-rays or providing radiation therapy, yet these two groups sent to the legislators pictures of patients with terrible radiation burns
and disfigurement, essentially implying that allowing nurses to be "unregulated" would result in more of these terrible outcomes.
The gel has been used as a treatment for radiation burns
, sunburn, skin ulcers and other skin irritations.
On Saturday, two workers at the plant, who were previously hospitalized for possible radiation burns
, were revealed to have been exposed to radiation levels close to the limit of 250 millisieverts.
Some workers at Fukushima are likely to have received higher doses of radiation (not only of I-131, but also of other, longer-lived, more dangerous radioisotopes, such as Cesium-137) than would activate the hormetic response; in March, three workers suffered radiation burns
from highly radioactive water that breached their protective clothing.
Urgent efforts were under way to drain pools of highly radioactive water near the reactors, after several workers sustained radiation burns
while installing cables as part of efforts to restore the critical cooling systems.
The progression goes down, the radiation burns
your mouth and you can find it difficult to swallow.
I was in pain from the radiation burns
and grumpy from getting up earlier to get ready to be transported.
Deterministic effects, such as radiation burns
or cataracts, are easy to document and therefore predict.