On January 31, 2005, the U.S. government warned that exposure to X-rays and gamma-rays causes cancer, a disease that accounts for the death of one in eight people worldwide. This highly-referenced book explains how to minimize the risk and gives the circumstances under which ionizing radiation should be used to diagnose and treat the more than 200 different cancers that develop in people.
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Dr. Michelangelo Delfino and Mary E. Day are internationally known for their widely-cited contributions to Varian Medical Systems, Inc., the world's leading manufacturer of medical technology for treating cancer with radiotherapy and neurological conditions with radiosurgery. Inventors of radiation health care products and authors of dozens of scientific publications, this is their second book.
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Book Description MoBeta Publishing, 2006. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0972514112
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