Decorporation Treatment - Medical Overview
. Wood, C. Sharp, P. Gourmelon, B. Le Guen, G.N. Stradling, D.M. Taylor and M-H. Hengé-Napoli
Radiat. Prot. Dosim. 87(1), pp 51-56 (2000)
This paper, fronted by four senior medical officers with clinical experience in decorporation, discusses factors affecting the need for treatment, decision levels after different modes of intake, and the risks associated with various treatment options. Both workers and members of the public are considered. The various approaches to treatment are summarised and recommendations made for current and future practice.