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Update: recent advances in research on radiofrequency field and health.
Krewski-D; Byus-CV; Glickman-BW; Lotz-WG; Mandeville-R; McBride-ML; Prato-FS; Weaver-DF
J Toxicol Environ Health, B 2001 Jan; 4(1):145-159
Since the Royal Society of Canada report on potential health risks of radiofrequency (RF) fields from wireless telecommunications in the spring of 1999, there have been several newly published reports on risks associated with the use of mobile phones. This article provides a summary of scientific research on the potential health effects of radiofrequency fields that has been reported since the original Royal Society report was published. This update also discusses several earlier results not included in the original report.
Radio-waves; Electromagnetic-energy; Electromagnetic-fields; Electromagnetic-radiation; Epidemiology; Biological-effects; Carcinogenicity; Toxicology; Toxic-effects; Teratogenesis; Neurological-reactions
Issue of Publication
Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part B: Critical Reviews
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division