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Physical agent - radiofrequency and microwave radiation.
Darby-GH; Dukich-A; Hargens-CW; Hill-HG; Hsiao-SH; Liss-Suter-D; Mason-R; Miller-LM
NIOSH 1978 Apr; :280-294
The commercial, industrial, and scientific use of radiofrequency (RF) and microwave (MW) radiation is reviewed. The physical properties, applications, trends, potential exposures, and biologic effects of exposure to RF and MW radiation are described. Pertinent threshold limit values and United States Department of Labor and foreign standards are included.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-77-0167; Radio-and-television-broadcasting; Electromagnetic-radiation; Microwave-radiation; Radio-waves; Work-environment; Radiation-exposure; Transmission; Communication-equipment;
Final Contract Report
Information Profiles on Potential Occupational Hazards: Final Report - April, 1978, NIOSH, Rockville, Maryland
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