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Global Consequences of Nuclear Disasters and Medical Management of Nuclear and Radiation Casualties

5th Imamia Medics International Conference, Najaf, Iraq, April 2012 Asaf Durakovic, Tedd Weyman View Abstract  |  View Presentation Medical and environmental effects of potential nuclear disasters present a realistic concern to healtcare and management of mass casualites. The proliferation of nuclear weapons and delivery systems such as strategic air force, land [...] Read more »

2.1.2011

Quantitative Analysis of four Uranium Isotopes 234U, 235U,236U and 238U in the civilian Populations located in the Areas of the Persian Gulf Wars, Afghanistan, and Gaza and in returning Allied Veterans conducted by UMRC, Canada/USA/UK (1997 – 2011)

Quantitative Analysis of four Uranium Isotopes  234U, 235U,236U and 238U in the civilian Populations located in the Areas of the Persian Gulf Wars, Afghanistan, and Gaza and in returning Allied Veterans conducted  by UMRC, Canada / USA / UK (1997 – 2011) [View Presentation] Conference presentation at the 7th  International [...] Read more »

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Radioactive Warfare: Impact on the Civilian Population and Environment of Iraq

Radioactive Warfare: Impact on the Civilian Population and Environment of Iraq Conference Presentation in Iraq at the First International Conference on Radioactive Pollution and its Implication for Health and Environment in Iraq, Iraq Centre for International Studies, July, 2010 Asaf Durakovic, Tedd Weyman [View Abstract]    – Iraq Conference Cancelled [...] Read more »

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UMRC Research Associate, Dr Marcel Valdes PhD, publishes ground-breaking research on determination of effective radiation level on the cell from inhalational exposure of alpha emitters, April 2009

Estimating the Lung Burden from Exposure to Aerosols of Depleted Uranium. Valdes, Marcel (2009) Radiation Protection Dosimetry. 134: 1, 23-29 [View Article] Following exposure to aerosols of depleted uranium (DU), biological samples show the presence of a synthetic mixture of natural uranium and DU. By partitioning the uranium in the [...] Read more »