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Thoron exhalation rates in areas of Japan.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20846968     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Thoron exhalation rates were measured with a newly made portable instrument at 33 areas in 7 prefectures of Japan. Thoron exhalation rates ranged from 49 to 4890 mBq m(-2) s(-1). Radon exhalation rates were also measured in many of the areas at the same time and ranged from 2.1 to 11 mBq m(-2) s(-1). Thoron exhalation rates showed a rough correlation with radon exhalation rates. Both exhalation rates also showed a rough correlation with geological features.
M Shimo; Y Ishimori; M Hosoda; S Tokonami
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-09-16
Journal Detail:
Title:  Radiation protection dosimetry     Volume:  141     ISSN:  1742-3406     ISO Abbreviation:  Radiat Prot Dosimetry     Publication Date:  2010 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-10-22     Completed Date:  2011-03-07     Revised Date:  2011-05-23    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8109958     Medline TA:  Radiat Prot Dosimetry     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  473-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
School of Health Sciences, Fujita Health University, Toyoake, Aichi Prefecture, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Air Movements*
Air Pollutants, Radioactive
Air Pollution, Indoor / analysis*
Environmental Exposure
Equipment Design
Radiation Monitoring / instrumentation*
Radon / analysis*
Radon Daughters / analysis*
Scintillation Counting / instrumentation,  methods
Time Factors
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Air Pollutants, Radioactive; 0/Gases; 0/Radon Daughters; 10043-92-2/Radon

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