Emergency Medical Response Plan For Radiation Accidents/Revised 2/22/99 Draft#5
|Emergency Medical Response Plan for Radiation Accidents
Prepared by Richard Aghababian, M.D.
Draft #5, February 22, 1999
We acknowledge the two technical cooperation projects, RER/9/049, International Medical Education and Harmonization Program for Nuclear Accident Preparedness, and RER/9/050, Harmonization of Regional Nuclear Emergency Preparedness, which provide the framework for this document. We further acknowledge the assistance and critical review provided by the following individuals:
Malcolm Crick, Head, Emergency Preparedness and Response Unit, Division of Radiation and Waste Safety, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria
Erwin F. Hirsch, Director of Trauma and Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Mass., USA
Kirsten Levy, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Mass., USA
Robert C. Ricks, Director, Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site, Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA
Massoud Samiei, Head, Europe Section, Division for Europe, Latin America, and West Asia, Department of Technical Cooperation, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria
Istvan Turai, Radiation Safety Section, Division of Nuclear Safety, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria.