K R Foster

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Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Whole-body impedance--what does it measure?
    K R Foster
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6392, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 64:388S-396S. 1996
  2. ncbi request reprint Heating of tissues by microwaves: a model analysis
    K R Foster
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6392, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 19:420-8. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Heating of cardiovascular stents in intense radiofrequency magnetic fields
    K R Foster
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6392, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 20:112-6. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Thermal models for microwave hazards and their role in standards development
    K R Foster
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6392, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics . 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of interaction of extremely low frequency electric fields and biological systems
    K R Foster
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6392, USA
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 106:301-10. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Health and safety implications of exposure to electromagnetic fields in the frequency range 300 Hz to 10 MHz
    E Litvak
    World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bioelectromagnetics 23:68-82. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint IEEE Committee on Man and Radiation (COMAR) Technical Information Statement "exposure of medical personnel to electromagnetic fields from open magnetic resonance imaging systems"
    H Bassen
    U S Food and Drug Administration, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, 12725 Twinbrook Parkway, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Health Phys 89:684-9. 2005

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Whole-body impedance--what does it measure?
    K R Foster
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6392, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 64:388S-396S. 1996
    ..The bioengineering basis for the technique is critically presented and considerations are proposed that might help to clarify the method and potentially improve its sensitivity...
  2. ncbi request reprint Heating of tissues by microwaves: a model analysis
    K R Foster
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6392, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 19:420-8. 1998
    ..A historical appendix presents the origin of the 6-min averaging time used in the microwave standard...
  3. ncbi request reprint Heating of cardiovascular stents in intense radiofrequency magnetic fields
    K R Foster
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6392, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 20:112-6. 1999
    ..The ANSI/IEEE C95.1-1992 limits for human exposure to alternating magnetic fields provide adequate protection against potential excessive heating of the stents...
  4. ncbi request reprint Thermal models for microwave hazards and their role in standards development
    K R Foster
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6392, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics . 1999
    ..Finally, we comment on the need to marry quantitative modeling of data and risk assessment, and to incorporate contemporary approaches to risk assessment into RF standards development...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of interaction of extremely low frequency electric fields and biological systems
    K R Foster
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6392, USA
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 106:301-10. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Health and safety implications of exposure to electromagnetic fields in the frequency range 300 Hz to 10 MHz
    E Litvak
    World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bioelectromagnetics 23:68-82. 2002
    ..It concludes with recommendations for further research aimed at improving health risk assessments in this frequency range...
  7. ncbi request reprint IEEE Committee on Man and Radiation (COMAR) Technical Information Statement "exposure of medical personnel to electromagnetic fields from open magnetic resonance imaging systems"
    H Bassen
    U S Food and Drug Administration, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, 12725 Twinbrook Parkway, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Health Phys 89:684-9. 2005
    ..Also, since field levels fall off rapidly with increasing distance, user practices may be implemented that reduce exposures significantly...