Summary: Electromagnetic radiation which does not produce ions in matter through which it passes. Its wavelengths are generally greater than those of far ultraviolet radiation and range through the longest radio waves.
Publications216 found, 100 shown here
- Evaluation of human exposure to single electromagnetic pulses of arbitrary shapeLukas Jelinek
National Reference Laboratory for Non lonising Electromagnetic Radiation, Rytírská 12, Prague 1, Czech Republic
Cent Eur J Public Health 14:30-4. 2006..For very slowly varying field, the integral kernel is extended to include the softened ICNIRP basic limit for frequencies lower than 4 Hz...
- Exclusion zones close to wireless communication transmitters aiming to reduce human health risksAlvaro A de Salles
Electrical Engineering Department, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Electromagn Biol Med 25:339-47. 2006....
- [A cross-sectional study on nonionizing radiation to male fertility]Xiao Ping Ding
Department of Reproductive Center, People s Libration Army 202 Hospital, Shenyang 110003, China
Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi 25:40-3. 2004..To investigate the relationship between microwave radiation and male reproductivity...
- Radio frequency nonionizing radiation in a community exposed to radio and television broadcastingJames B Burch
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
Environ Health Perspect 114:248-53. 2006Exposure to radio frequency (RF) nonionizing radiation from telecommunications is pervasive in modern society...
- Effects of electromagnetic fields on cells: physiological and therapeutical approaches and molecular mechanisms of interaction. A reviewRichard H W Funk
Department of Anatomy, University of Technology, Dresden, Germany
Cells Tissues Organs 182:59-78. 2006..A further goal of this review is to bridge the gap between recent cell biological studies (which, indeed, show new data of EMF actions) and aspects of EMF-based therapy, e.g., in wounds and bone fractures...
- Effect of 910-MHz electromagnetic field on rat bone marrowGeorge Demsia
Department of Environmental and Natural Resources Management, Ioannina University, Seferi 2, Agrinio 30100, Greece
ScientificWorldJournal 4:48-54. 2004Aiming to investigate the possibility of electromagnetic fields (EMF) developed by nonionizing radiation to be a noxious agent capable of inducing genotoxicity to humans, in the current study we have investigated the effect of 910-MHz ..
- Alteration of tight and adherens junctions on 50-Hz magnetic field exposure in Madin Darby canine kidney (MDCK) cellsZoltan Somosy
Fodor József National Center of Public Health, Frederic Joliot Curie National Research Institute for Radiobiology and Radiohygiene, Budapest, Hungary
ScientificWorldJournal 4:75-82. 2004..The quantitative changes of beta-catenin suggest a causative relationship between MF effects on the cell junctional complex and the Wnt signaling pathway...
- Non-ionising radiation human exposure assessment near telecommunication devices in CroatiaDina Simunić
Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Arh Hig Rada Toksikol 57:55-63. 2006..In spite of a high number of indoor and outdoor sources and the "worst-case exposure assessment", the results are within the limits defined by the Croatian EMF Ordinance...
- Evaluation of radiofrequency dielectric heaters workers exposureM Benes
Regional Environment Protection Agency of Friuli Venezia Giulia ARPA FVG, Department of Trieste, Via La Marmora 13, Trieste, Italy
Radiat Prot Dosimetry 129:397-402. 2008..This last type of measurement is done to estimate the effectiveness of grounding the machinery. The report ends with an estimate of the exposure of workers to electromagnetic fields and also some recommendations for reducing risk...
- Radio frequency radiation exposure of the F-15 crewmemberMichael S Laughrey
USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, Brooks City Base, TX 78235, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 74:851-7. 2003..Measurement of RFR while actually in flight in the F-15 has never been performed. This study was designed to document the RFR levels that pilots are exposed to on normal missions while in flight with the radar on and active...
- Response, thermal regulatory threshold and thermal breakdown threshold of restrained RF-exposed mice at 905 MHzS Ebert
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH, Zurich, 8092 Zurich, Switzerland
Phys Med Biol 50:5203-15. 2005..The presented data suggest that the thermal breakdown for in-tube restrained mice, whole-body exposed to radiofrequency fields, may occur at SAR levels of 6 W kg(-1)(K = 2) at laboratory conditions...
- Effects of whole-body 50-Hz magnetic field exposure on mouse Leydig cellsZsolt Forgacs
National Institute of Chemical Safety, Budapest, Hungary
ScientificWorldJournal 4:83-90. 2004..Our results indicate a presumably direct effect of whole-body MF exposure on the hCG-stimulated steroidogenic response of mouse Leydig cells...
- [Environmental risk factors and epidemiologic study]C Signorelli
Dipartimento di Sanita Pubblica, Sezione di Igiene, Universita degli Studi di Parma, Via Volturno 39, 43100 Parma
Ann Ig 14:253-62. 2002..It is therefore vital for the public health operators to maintain a continuous relationship with the mass media which should be based on reciprocal trust and full collaboration...
- Development of a reliable and low-cost system for the study of EMF biological effectsM Tzaphlidou
Laboratory of Medical Physics, Medical School, University of Ioannina, 45110 Ioannina, Greece
ScientificWorldJournal 4:100-4. 2004
- Stereological analysis of thyroid mast cells in rats after exposure to extremely low frequency electromagnetic field and the following "off" field periodVesna Rajkovic
Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Novi Sad, Trg Dositeja Obradovica 2, 21000 Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro
Acta Biol Hung 56:43-51. 2005..Since in our previous investigations, morphofunctional alterations of thyroid gland in rats exposed to ELF-EMF were found the contribution of released mast cell mediators to these changes could be presumed...
- [The effect of microwaves on the bioelectric brain activity]A V Sidorenko
Belarusian State University, Minsk, 220050 Belarus
Radiats Biol Radioecol 42:546-50. 2002..It is possible to modulate the bioelectric brain activity by microwaves to change the functional state of central nervous system and probably of the whole organism...
- [Electromagnetic fields of millimeter range: effect on the structure and functional properties of erythrocyte membranes]S A Badzhinian
Research Centre of Radiation Medicine and Burns, Ministry of Health, Yerevan, 375108 Repiblic of Armenia
Radiats Biol Radioecol 42:551-5. 2002....
- [Electrosmog, cellular phones, sunbeds etc. -- adverse health effects from radiation? Health aspects of non-ionizing radiation]J H Bernhardt
Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 48:63-75. 2005..Because of the introduction of new technologies more portable devices are to be expected that may be operated near the body. This will further increase the exposure of people to high-frequency electromagnetic fields...
- Nanosecond pulsed electric fields induce apoptosis in p53-wildtype and p53-null HCT116 colon carcinoma cellsEmily H Hall
Center for Pediatric Research, Children s Hospital of the King s Daughters, Department of Physiological Sciences, Eastern Virginia Medical School, PO Box 1980, Norfolk, VA 23501 1980, USA
Apoptosis 12:1721-31. 2007....
- [Cellular biology and public health]György Köteles
Országos Frédéric Joliot Curie Sugárbiológiai és Sugáregészségügyi Kutató Intézet, Fodor József Országos Közegészségügyi Központ, Budapest, 1775, Hungary
Magy Onkol 48:121-5. 2004..Biological dosimetry techniques were categorized according to the indication time. In addition, radiation sensitivity of intracellular antioxidant enzymes and the antioxidant capacity of blood sera were measured...
- ELF non ionizing radiation changes the distribution of the inner chemical functional groups in human epithelial cell (HaCaT) cultureAntonella Lisi
Institute of Neurobiology and Molecular Medicine, Area della Ricerca CNR via del Fosso del Cavaliere, 100 00133, Roma, Italy
Electromagn Biol Med 25:281-9. 2006..These results further accentuate the crucial questions, raised by several recent studies, about the impact of low-frequency electromagnetic field on human cells...
- Epidemiological risk assessment of mobile phones and cancer: where can we improve?Anssi Auvinen
STUK Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority, Helsinki, Finland
Eur J Cancer Prev 15:516-23. 2006..These limitations are inherent in case-control studies. Quality of evidence can be improved by conducting prospective cohort studies...
- Quasi-static electromagnetic dosimetry: from basic principles to examples of applicationsDaniele Andreuccetti
Institute for Applied Physics Nello Carrara of the Italian National Research Council IFAC CNR, Italy
Int J Occup Saf Ergon 12:201-15. 2006..An analysis of different methods in the same framework emphasizes common features and differences. This can help in choosing a more suitable method to solve a particular problem. An example of an application is finally reported...
- Evaluation of genotoxic effect of low level 50 Hz magnetic fields on human blood cells using different cytogenetic assaysA Testa
Section of Toxicology and Biomedical Sciences, ENEA CR Casaccia, Rome, Italy
Bioelectromagnetics 25:613-9. 2004..Results do not evidence any DNA damage induced by ELFMF exposure or any effect on cell proliferation. Data obtained from the combined exposure to ELFMFs and ionizing radiation do not suggest any synergistic or antagonistic effect...
- Quantitative evaluations of mechanisms of radiofrequency interactions with biological molecules and processesAsher R Sheppard
Asher Sheppard Consulting, Redlands, CA 92373, USA
Health Phys 95:365-96. 2008....
- Health risks of exposure to non-ionizing radiation--myths or science-based evidenceMaila Hietanen
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
Med Lav 97:184-8. 2006..Biological effects of electromagnetic (EM) radiation depend greatly on wavelength and other physical parameters...
- Exposure modeling of high-frequency electromagnetic fieldsAlfred Bürgi
ARIAS umwelt forschung beratung, Langmauerweg 12, Bern CH 3011, Switzerland
J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 18:183-91. 2008..However, before the model can be applied for future epidemiologic research, additional validation studies focusing on indoor values are needed to improve model validity...
- Influence of 50-Hz electromagnetic field on anurian (Xenopus laevis) metamorphosisS Grimaldi
Institute Neurobiology and Molecular Medicine, CNR, Via del Fosso del Cavaliere, Rome
ScientificWorldJournal 4:41-7. 2004..Particularly, metamorphosis was successful for 85% of individuals in the unirradiated tadpole population and for 45% of individuals in the irradiated tadpole population, respectively...
- Magnetic fields of induction heaters in the framework of directive 2004/40/EC of the European Parliament and of the CouncilGilbert Decat
VITO, Mol, Belgium
Int J Occup Saf Ergon 12:169-76. 2006..Whereas mitigation of existing/old induction ovens is difficult, the design of new induction heaters and their housing should be based, among others, on electromagnetic reducing engineering concepts...
- Effects of 2.45-GHz electromagnetic fields with a wide range of SARs on micronucleus formation in CHO-K1 cellsS Koyama
Department of Radiological Technology, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Hirosaki University, 66 1 Hon cho, Hirosaki, 036 8564, Japan
ScientificWorldJournal 4:29-40. 2004..We also showed that an increase in SAR causes a rise in temperature and this may be connected to the increase in MN formation generated by exposure to HFEMF...
- Health risk assessment of occupational exposure to a magnetic field from magnetic resonance imaging devicesJolanta Karpowicz
Central Institute for Labour Protection National Research Institute, Poland
Int J Occup Saf Ergon 12:155-67. 2006....
- [Electromagnetic fields in hospitals: wireless-LAN as a risk factor?]M Oertle
Spital Thun Simmental AG, Thun
Praxis (Bern 1994) 95:933-41. 2006..The results of a questionnaire survey emphasize, that the hospital staff does not worry much about electromagnetic fields of new ICT technologies...
- The pregnant health care worker--an evidence-based approach to job assignment and reassignmentJoyce Hood
Occupational Health Services, Cook Children s Health Care System, Fort Worth, TX, USA
AAOHN J 56:329-33. 2008..Women of childbearing age must carefully consider the risks and benefits of working in the field of health care prior to becoming pregnant...
- Occupational exposure to ionizing and non-ionizing radiation and risk of gliomaKen K Karipidis
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia
Occup Med (Lond) 57:518-24. 2007..Although the aetiology of glioma is poorly understood, the higher incidence in males has long suggested an occupational cause...
- Resolution of radio frequency exposure concerns at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution with a collaborative approachRonald H Reif
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, EH and S Office, MS 48, Woods Hole, MA 02543, USA
Health Phys 91:S87-91. 2006..All monitored exposures have been less than 10% of the MPE limit from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Standard C95.1-1999 for controlled areas, and all occupational RFR exposure concerns have been resolved...
- Radio frequency radiation exposure standards: considerations for harmonizationL S Erdreich
Exponent, New York, NY 10170, USA
Health Phys 80:430-9. 2001..This analysis suggests harmonization of standards will require more detailed review and coordination of biological and engineering data and of policy options...
- [Radiation risks and their prevention]Tapio Rytömaa
Kuopion yliopiston ympäristötieteiden laitos 70211 Kuopio
Duodecim 119:113-21. 2003
- Lean manufacturing comes to China: a case study of its impact on workplace health and safetyGarrett D Brown
Maquiladora Health and Safety Support Network, P O Box 124, Berkeley, CA 94701 0124, USA
Int J Occup Environ Health 13:249-57. 2007..A key to worker safety in lean production operations is the development of informed, empowered, and active workers with the knowledge, skills, and opportunity to act in the workplace to eliminate or reduce hazards...
- Occupational exposure to ionizing and non-ionizing radiation and risk of gliomaBruce Hocking
Occup Med (Lond) 58:148-9; author reply 149. 2008
- Radiation exposure of aircrewsWallace Friedberg
Civil Aerospace Medical Institute, Mail Route AAM 610, Federal Aviation Administration, Oklahoma City, OK 73125, USA
Occup Med 17:293-309, v. 2002..Crewmembers are exposed to nonionizing radiation in the form of electric and magnetic fields generated by the aircraft s electronic and electrical systems...
- [Evaluation of the occupational exposure risk to non-ionizing radiation in the working environment in a metal mechanical industry]N Bianchi
ASL della Provincia di Varese, Dipartimento di Prevenzione, Varese
Med Lav 92:338-44. 2001..Information and training of personnel, health surveillance and the specific observation of critical groups of workers, are also of fundamental importance...
- International commission on non-ionizing radiation protectionGunde Ziegelberger
Prog Biophys Mol Biol 92:1-3. 2006
- Multispectral classification techniques for terahertz pulsed imaging: an example in histopathologyElizabeth Berry
Academic Unit of Medical Physics, University of Leeds, Wellcome Wing, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
Med Eng Phys 26:423-30. 2004..The results have implications for the future development of the technique as the need for only a small number of features could lead to considerably reduced acquisition times...
- American Chemical Society meeting. New techniques aim to thwart terroristsYudhijit Bhattacharjee
Science 309:1810-1. 2005
- The development of terahertz sources and their applicationsA G Davies
Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0HE, UK
Phys Med Biol 47:3679-89. 2002....
- Mobile telephones and brain vascular leakageJohn W Finnie
Pathology 36:96-7. 2004
- Effects of electromagnetic radiation from a cellular telephone on epidermal Merkel cellsM Kemal Irmak
Department of Histology and Embryology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
J Cutan Pathol 30:135-8. 2003..Exposure led to significantly higher exocytotic activity in Merkel cells compared with the sham exposure group. This finding may indicate the possible role of Merkel cells in the pathophysiology of the effects of EMR...
- [The occupational risk in IRCCS of Neurosciences]D Talini
Unità Operativa IOSS, Azienda USL 6, Livorno
G Ital Med Lav Ergon 24:118-23. 2002..In this kind of structures the stress factor is of the greatest importance, it should therefore have a strong consideration on the valuation of risk by the IRCCS...
- Low-level exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields: health effects and research needsM H Repacholi
World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Bioelectromagnetics 19:1-19. 1998..Recent studies that may indicate an increased incidence of cancer in exposed populations should be investigated further...
- Exposure to electromagnetic fields (non-ionizing radiation) and its relationship with childhood leukemia: a systematic reviewI Calvente
Laboratory of Medical Investigations, San Cecilio University Hospital, CIBER de Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Spain
Sci Total Environ 408:3062-9. 2010....
- Calicivirus inactivation by nonionizing (253.7-nanometer-wavelength [UV]) and ionizing (gamma) radiationAna Maria de Roda Husman
Microbiological Laboratory for Health Protection, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, P O Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
Appl Environ Microbiol 70:5089-93. 2004..The inactivation rates for both caliciviruses with ionizing and nonionizing radiation were comparable but different from the inactivation rates for MS2...
- Occupational exposure to ionizing and non-ionizing radiation and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphomaKen K Karipidis
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
Int Arch Occup Environ Health 80:663-70. 2007....
- A comparison of important international and national standards for limiting exposure to EMF including the scientific rationaleColin R Roy
Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency, Yallambie, Victoria, Australia
Health Phys 92:635-41. 2007..In 2006, ICNIRP will initiate the review of their ELF and radiofrequency guidelines, and this will provide an opportunity to address differences in standards and the move towards harmonization of EMF standards and guidelines...
- Localized specific absorption rate calculations in a realistic phantom leg at 1-30 MHz using a finite element methodP R Wainwright
National Radiological Protection Board, Didcot, Oxfordshire, UK
Phys Med Biol 44:1041-52. 1999....
- [The electroporation effects of high power pulse microwave and electromagnetic pulse irradiation on the membranes of cardiomyocyte cells and the mechanism therein involved]Hua Deng
Foshan Science Technology University, Foshan 528231, China
Sheng Wu Yi Xue Gong Cheng Xue Za Zhi 22:672-6, 694. 2005..Electroporation is one of the most critical mechanisms to explain the athermal effects of electromagnetic radiation...
- Analysis of specific absorption rate and current density in biological tissues surrounding energy transmission transformer for an artificial heart: using magnetic resonance imaging-based human body modelNaoya Higaki
Graduate School of Engineering, Hiroshima University, Higashi Hiroshima Shi, Hiroshima, Japan
Artif Organs 34:E1-9. 2010..1 cm(3)) is found to be larger than that in model 1 (93.7 cm(3)). Hence, it is speculated that the presence of the ribs caused an increase in the current density. Therefore, it is concluded that model 1 satisfies the ICNIRP standards...
- 60 Hz magnetic fields do not enhance cell killing by genotoxic chemicals in Ataxia telangiectasia and normal lymphoblastoid cellsL I Loberg
Experimental Toxicology and Carcinogenesis Division, IIT Research Institute, Chicago, Illinois 60616, USA
Radiat Res 153:685-9. 2000..In consideration of their sensitivity to both ionizing and nonionizing radiation, AT cells may provide a sensitive model system to study the biological activity of other components of the ..
- Influence of high-frequency electromagnetic fields on different modes of cell death and gene expressionM Port
Institute of Radiobiology, German Armed Forces, Neuherbergstr 11, D 80937 Munich, Germany
Int J Radiat Biol 79:701-8. 2003..The aim of this study was to examine whether biological effects such as different modes of cell death and gene expression modifications related to tumorgenesis are detectable above the threshold defined...
- [Detection of amino acids based on terahertz spectroscopy]Zhong feng Tang
Department of Biological and Chemical Engineering, Guangxi University of Technology, Liuzhou 545006, China
Guang Pu Xue Yu Guang Pu Fen Xi 29:2351-6. 2009..Some brief remarks on future developments in and prospects for THz application in amino acids are also provided...
- Phosphorylation and gene expression of p53 are not affected in human cells exposed to 2.1425 GHz band CW or W-CDMA modulated radiation allocated to mobile radio base stationsH Hirose
Research Division for Advanced Technology, Kashima Laboratory, Mitsubishi Chemical Safety Institute Ltd, Kamisu, Japan
Bioelectromagnetics 27:494-504. 2006..Our results confirm that exposure to low-level RF signals up to 800 mW/kg does not induce p53-dependent apoptosis, DNA damage, or other stress response in human cells...
- [Polish guidelines of 2001 for maximum admissible intensities in high frequency EMF versus European Union recommendations]Halina Aniołczyk
Zakładu Zagrozeń Fizycznych Instytutu Medycyny, Łodzi
Med Pr 54:181-7. 2003....
- Photoretinitis: an underestimated occupational injury?N Magnavita
Institute of Occupational Medicine, Catholic University School of Medicine, Largo Gemelli 8, 00168 Roma, Italy
Occup Med (Lond) 52:223-5. 2002..Workers covered by compulsory collective insurance should be eligible for compensation in every case of welding light-induced retinal damage...
- Non-ionizing electromagnetic radiations, emitted by a cellular phone, modify cutaneous blood flowG Monfrecola
Department of Systematic Pathology, Section of Dermatology, University Federico II, Napoli, Italy
Dermatology 207:10-4. 2003..Our surroundings are full of non-ionizing electromagnetic radiation (EMR) of different frequency and power. The non-ionizing EMRs emitted by television, computer and cellular phone (CF) sets have been increasing over the past few years...
- Survey of electromagnetic field exposure in bedrooms of residences in lower AustriaJohannes Tomitsch
European Center for Environmental Medicine, Mühlweg 46, St Polten, Austria
Bioelectromagnetics 31:200-8. 2010..A small but statistically significant correlation between ELF-MF exposure and overall RF-EMF levels of R = 0.16 (P = 0.008) was computed that was independent of type (flat, single family) and location (urban, rural) of houses...
- Interaction of static and extremely low frequency electric and magnetic fields with living systems: health effects and research needsM H Repacholi
World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Bioelectromagnetics 20:133-60. 1999..Ambient static electric fields have not been reported to cause any direct adverse health effects, and so no further research in this area was deemed necessary...
- Exposure to extremely-low-frequency electromagnetic fields and radiofrequency radiation: cardiovascular effects in humansJ R Jauchem
Radiofrequency Radiation Division, USAF Armstrong Laboratory, Brooks Air Force Base, TX 78235 5324, USA
Int Arch Occup Environ Health 70:9-21. 1997Cardiovascular changes in humans exposed to nonionizing radiation [including extremely-low-frequency electromagnetic fields (ELF EMFs) and radiofrequency radiation (RFR)] are reviewed...
- [Fitness of workers with particular sensitivity to non-ionizing radiation]R Moccaldi
CNR Ufficio Prevenzione e Protezione, Roma, Italy
G Ital Med Lav Ergon 33:134-48. 2011....
- Global Solar UV Index: Australian measurements, forecasts and comparison with the UKPeter Gies
Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency, Yallambie, Victoria, Australia
Photochem Photobiol 79:32-9. 2004..The factors affecting the solar UVR environment and the measured UVI are also discussed and compared against measurements from the UK...
- Response of diazotrophic cyanobacterium Nostoc carneum under pesticide and UV-B stressS Bhattacharyya
School of Life Sciences, Sambalpur University, Jyoti Vihar 768 019, Sambalpur, Orissa, India
Chemosphere 84:131-5. 2011..Experiment conducted to check the ability of the organism to recover from the stress, exposed for various time periods, suggest their ability to partially recover from the stress...
- Ultrasonic tissue characterization for monitoring nanostructured TiO2-induced bone growthG Rus
Department of Structural Mechanics, University of Granada, Politécnico de Fuentenueva, 18071 Granada, Spain
Phys Med Biol 52:3531-47. 2007....
- Operational health physicsKenneth L Miller
Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
Health Phys 88:1-15. 2005....
- Prenatal exposure to non-ionizing radiation: effects of WiFi signals on pregnancy outcome, peripheral B-cell compartment and antibody productionManolo Sambucci
ENEA Italian Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development, Unit of Radiation Biology and Human Health, Rome, Italy
Radiat Res 174:732-40. 2010..In conclusion, our results do not show any effect on pregnancy outcome or any early or late effects on B-cell differentiation and function due to prenatal exposure to WiFi signals...
- Radiofrequency electromagnetic field exposure and non-specific symptoms of ill health: a systematic reviewMartin Röösli
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Finkenhubelweg 11, CH 3012 Bern, Switzerland
Environ Res 107:277-87. 2008..If such individuals exist, they represent a small minority and have not been identified yet. The available observational studies do not allow differentiating between biophysical from EMF and nocebo effects...
- Bistranded oxidized purine damage clusters: induced in DNA by long-wavelength ultraviolet (290-400 nm) radiation?Joon Myong Song
Biology Department, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York 11973 5000, USA
Biochemistry 41:8683-8. 2002..g., nonionizing radiation. UV radiation produces clusters of cyclobutyl pyrimidine dimers, photoproducts that occur individually in ..
- The impact of exposure to radio frequency electromagnetic fields on chronic well-being in young people--a cross-sectional study based on personal dosimetrySabine Heinrich
Unit for Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology and Net Teaching, Institute and Outpatient Clinic for Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Hospital of the Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
Environ Int 37:26-30. 2011..Prospective studies investigating potential long-term effects of RF EMF are necessary to confirm our results...
- Occupational exposure measurements of static and pulsed gradient magnetic fields in the vicinity of MRI scannersSami Kännälä
STUK Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority, 00881 Helsinki, Finland
Phys Med Biol 54:2243-57. 2009..Even higher values (6.5 T s(-1)) were measured for simultaneous exposure to motion-induced and gradient fields in the vicinity of the 3 T scanner...
- Occupational exposure to radio frequency/microwave radiation and the risk of brain tumors: Interphone Study Group, GermanyGabriele Berg
Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Faculty of Public Health, University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
Am J Epidemiol 164:538-48. 2006..69, 2.13); for meningioma, it was 1.34 (95% confidence interval: 0.64, 2.81). However, the slight increase in risk observed with increasing duration of exposure merits further research with larger sample sizes...
- Accounting for human variability and sensitivity in setting standards for electromagnetic fieldsWilliam H Bailey
Exponent Health Sciences Practice, New York, NY 10170, USA
Health Phys 92:649-57. 2007..Data on the range of responses between median and sensitive individuals regarding heat stress and cognitive function should be evaluated to inform a reassessment of these safety factors and to identify data gaps...
- Personal exposure to mobile phone frequencies and well-being in adults: a cross-sectional study based on dosimetrySilke Thomas
Unit for Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology and Net Teaching, Institute and Outpatient Clinic for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Munich, Germany
Bioelectromagnetics 29:463-70. 2008..We did not find any statistically significant association between the exposure and chronic symptoms or between the exposure and acute symptoms. Larger studies using mobile phone dosimetry are warranted to confirm these findings...
- 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..those of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and the International Commission on Nonionizing Radiation Protection...
- The effects of electromagnetic field on the microstructure of seminal vesicles in rat: a light and transmission electron microscope studyAmir Afshin Khaki
Department of Anatomical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
Pak J Biol Sci 11:692-701. 2008..The results suggested that EMF exposure may cause profound changes in the vesicle seminal tissues. Therefore exposure to EMF may result in pathological changes that lead to sub fertility and infertility...
- [Subjective symptoms reported by people living in the vicinity of cellular phone base stations: review]Alicja Bortkiewicz
Zakładu Fizjologii Pracy i Ergonomii, Instytutu Medycyny Pracy im prof J Nofera w Lodzi
Med Pr 55:345-51. 2004..Further studies, clinical and those based on questionnaires, are needed to explain the background of reported complaints...
- Millimeter wave absorption in the nonhuman primate eye at 35 GHz and 94 GHzSteven Chalfin
Ophthalmology Department, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio 78229 3900, USA
Health Phys 83:83-90. 2002..1 (1999), NCRP (1986), and ICNIRP (1998) safety standards for exposure to non-ionizing radiation at millimeter wavelengths...
- Occupational exposure to power frequency fields in some electrical transformation stations in RomaniaCristian Goiceanu
Institute of Public Health, Iasi, Romania
Int J Occup Saf Ergon 12:149-53. 2006..However, the additional reference level for short-time exposure included in Romanian regulations, 30 kV/m, was not exceeded...
- Exposure to mobile telecommunication networks assessed using personal dosimetry and well-being in children and adolescents: the German MobilEe-studySilke Thomas
Institute and Outpatient Clinic for Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Ziemssenstr, 1, 80336 Munich, Germany
Environ Health 7:54. 2008..Especially children and adolescents are important in the discussion of adverse health effects because of their possibly higher vulnerability to radio frequency electromagnetic fields...
- The role of near infrared radiation in photoaging of the skinPeter Schroeder
Institut fuer Umweltmedizinische Forschung, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf gGmbH, Auf m Hennekamp 50, D 40225 Duesseldorf, Germany
Exp Gerontol 43:629-32. 2008..As part of natural sunlight, IRA significantly contributes to extrinsic skin aging. This article reviews the cutaneous effects of IRA-radiation, the underlying molecular mechanisms and the available protective strategies...
- Effects of 50 Hz electromagnetic fields on rat cortical synaptosomesC Aldinucci
Department of Physiology, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
Toxicol Ind Health 25:249-52. 2009..These results indicate that the physiological behavior of cortical synaptosomes was unaffected by weak pulsed EMFs...
- Cell phones and tumor: still in no man's landD R Kohli
Department of Internal Medicine, Government Medical College and Hospital, Sector 32, Chandigarh 160 030, India
Indian J Cancer 46:5-12. 2009..This will provide impetus and direction for further research and allow informed decisions pertaining to cell phone use to be made...
- Ultrasound-modulated optical tomography in reflection mode with ring-shaped light illuminationChulhong Kim
Washington University in St Louis, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Optical Imaging Laboratory, Campus Box 1097, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, Missouri 63130 4899, USA
J Biomed Opt 14:024015. 2009..This UOT system offers several advantages: noninvasiveness, nonionizing radiation, portability, cost effectiveness, and the possibility of combination with ultrasound pulse-echo imaging ..
- FDTD calculations of SAR for child voxel models in different postures between 10 MHz and 3 GHzR P Findlay
Radiation Protection Division, Health Protection Agency, Chilton, Didcot, Oxon OX11 0RQ, UK
Radiat Prot Dosimetry 135:226-31. 2009..These showed that, under certain worst-case exposure conditions, the reference levels may not be conservative...
- Public magnetic field exposure based on internal current density for electric low voltage systemsTommi Keikko
Tampere University of Technology, Department of Electrical Energy Engineering, P O Box 692, FI 33101 Tampere, Finland
Health Phys 96:423-31. 2009....
- Sterilization of a new medical device using broad-spectrum pulsed lightR D Wallen
PurePulse Technologies, Inc, 4241 Ponderosa Ave, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
Biomed Instrum Technol 35:323-30. 2001..Results are presented that show BSPL can be an effective sterilization method that has the potential to meet validation requirements to allow parametric release of the treated product...
- Detecting and exploring partially unfolded states of proteins using a sensor with chaperone bound to its surfaceDoaa F George
School of Physics, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Biosens Bioelectron 24:969-75. 2008..The sensor is therefore capable of assessing the severity of an environmental stress...
- Effect of external stresses on protein conformation: a computer modelling studyA Budi
Department of Applied Physics, RMIT University, GPO Box 2476V, 3001 Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Eur Biophys J 33:121-9. 2004..The resultant protein conformational behaviour was analysed for various properties with the aim of establishing analysis routines for classification of protein unfolding pathways and associated molecular mechanisms...
- Induction of adaptive response in human blood lymphocytes exposed to radiofrequency radiationAnna Sannino
CNR Institute for Electromagnetic Sensing of Environment, Napoli, Italy
Radiat Res 171:735-42. 2009....
- A case study of successful e-learning: a web-based distance course in medical physics held for school teachers of the upper secondary levelBo Anders Jönsson
Department of Medical Radiation Physics and The Learning and Teaching Development Centre, Lund University, SE 221 85, Lund, Sweden
Med Eng Phys 27:571-81. 2005..It is suggested that the basic approach taken can also have applicability to the training of medical, nursing or engineering students, and be used for continuing professional development in various areas...
- Exposure caused by wireless technologies used for short-range indoor communication in homes and officesG Schmid
Austrian Research Centers GmbH ARC, A 2444 Seibersdorf, Austria
Radiat Prot Dosimetry 124:58-62. 2007..g. WLAN transmitters), local exposure can reach the same order of magnitude as the basic restriction; however, none of the devices considered in this study exceeded the limits according to the ICNIRP guidelines...
- Stress response in mouse brain after long-term (2 year) exposure to mobile telephone radiofrequency fields using the immediate early gene, c-fosJohn W Finnie
Pathology 39:271-3. 2007
- Analysis of current density and specific absorption rate in biological tissue surrounding transcutaneous transformer for an artificial heartKenji Shiba
Graduate School of Engineering, Hiroshima University, 1 4 1 Kagamiyama, Higashi Hiroshima 739 8527, Hiroshima, Japan
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 55:205-13. 2008..conditions, about 2-14 mW/kg, compared to the basic restrictions of the International Commission on nonionizing radiation protection (ICNIRP; 2 W/kg), while the current density divided by the ICNIRP's basic restrictions gets ..
- Knowledge about ionising and non-ionising radiation among medical studentsSyed Mohammed Mubeen
Department of Community Health Sciences, Hamdard College of Medicine and Dentistry, Hamdard University, Karachi, Pakistan
J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 20:118-21. 2008..The study is to assess knowledge, hazards, misconceptions and misunderstanding among medical students regarding equipments using ionizing and non-ionizing radiation...
- Worst case temperature rise in a one-dimensional tissue model exposed to radiofrequency radiationTheodoros Samaras
Radiocommunications Laboratory, Department of Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GR 541 24 Thessaloniki, Greece
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 54:492-6. 2007This paper investigates the temperature rise in a 1-D layered tissue model, which is irradiated with nonionizing radiation. Of the numerous tissue configurations that correspond to realistic body trunk and limb representations, only ..
- Imaging of Aortic Atherosclerosis and Inflammation in the Metabolic SyndromeWarren J Manning; Fiscal Year: 2012....
- Multi-Spectral Parallel-Plate Diffuse Optical Breast TomographyArjun G Yodh; Fiscal Year: 2012..The long-range goal of this grant is to assess and improve the breast tumor screening, diagnostic and monitoring capabilities of diffuse optical tomography with near infrared light. ..
- Occupational Safety and Health Traning GrantFrank S Rosenthal; Fiscal Year: 2010..S. workplaces. These professionals assess hazards, investigate the causes and contributing factors of these hazards, and design methods of reducing safety and health risks. ..
- VisualSonics Vevo LAZR Photoacoustic Imaging SystemKATHLEEN BRIDGET BROSNIHAN; Fiscal Year: 2012..We expect that use of the Vevo LAZR for imaging in preclinical rodent models of human disease will advance our efforts in the treatment and eradication of complex chronic diseases such as hypertension, atherosclerosis and cancer. ..
- Development of Thermoacoustic Tomography Brain ImagingMark A Anastasio; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- DEVELOPMENT OF GOGGLE SYSTEM FOR FLUORESCENCE IMAGE-GUIDED SURGERYSamuel Achilefu; Fiscal Year: 2013..Pharmacology and safety data generated from these studies will be used for investigational new drug (IND) and device exemption (IDE) application to the FDA. ..
- PHOTON TUNNELING: SHEDDING NEW LIGHT ON BIOMEDICINELihong Wang; Fiscal Year: 2013..e., genetic) level! In addition, light as nonionizing radiation is as safe to biological organisms as air and water...
- BREAST IMAGING USING PICOSECOND PULSES OF LIGHTJeremy Hebden; Fiscal Year: 1992..In addition, the same experimental arrangement will be used to explore methods of obtaining slice images through a breast using computed tomography...
- DET/COMPUTATION FOR DIFFUSE OPTICAL TOMOGRAPHY OF BREASTArjun Yodh; Fiscal Year: 2002..The third target of the program is clinical. They will perform pilot diffuse optical tomography on normal and high-risk patient populations with the assembled device and software. ..
- 3-D Microwave Imaging System for Breast Cancer DetectionQing Liu; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Microwave Tomography for Orthopedic ApplicationsSerguei Y Semenov; Fiscal Year: 2010..The imaging capabilities of this novel technology and the use of low, safe levels of non-ionizing radiation with cost efficiency have potentials for significant improvement of public healthcare. ..
- ETIOLOGIC STUDIES OF HEMATOPOIETIC CANCER AND RADIATIONScott Davis; Fiscal Year: 1992..This would allow me to consolidate my activities and thereby devote approximately 90% of my time directly to the research priorities set forth in this application...
- FULL-FIELD MUELLER-MATRIX TOMOGRAPHYLihong Wang; Fiscal Year: 2001..The proposed technology will potentially find broad applications in medical diagnostics for superficial lesions such as ocular, skin, and cervical lesions. ..
- Absolute Brain Oximeter For Rapid Bedside Measurements In Conscious InfantsDennis Hueber; Fiscal Year: 2009..The instrument will be portable and affordable and it will open the doors for the investigation and relevant medical applications in neonatology and pediatrics. ..
- Hybrid optical-ultrasound scanner for cancer imagingVasilis Ntziachristos; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- FAST LOW COST MR BREAST SCANNER AND NOVEL COMPACT MAGNETRICHARD RZEDZIAN; Fiscal Year: 1991..In Phase II a magnetic prototype will be fabricated and the rest of the MR breast scanner will be develped. Initial clinical trials will be carried out to evaluate the performance of the scanner...
- CELLULAR RESOLUTION OPTICAL IMAGING SYSTEMDENNIS LOWENTHAL; Fiscal Year: 1999..Optical biopsy could have important applications in dermatology, gastroenterology, cardiology, otolaryngology, dentistry, pulmonology, gynecology and urology. ..
- DIODE LASER DEVELOPMENT FOR CELLULAR RESOLUTION IMAGINGJASON FARMER; Fiscal Year: 1999..Optical biopsy could have important applications in dermatology, gastroenterology, cardiology, otolaryngology, dentistry, pulmonology, gynecology and urology...
- High Resolution Ultrasound Resource for Molecular Imaging CenterPETER CONTI; Fiscal Year: 2007..The discoveries and advancements made by these investigators will ultimately have a direct positive impact on public health. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL NATURE OF THE CUTANEOUS BARRIERIRVIN BLANK; Fiscal Year: 1980..We also expect that recently developed photoacoustic spectroscopy techniques will be helpful...
- BICHROMATIC OPTICAL IMAGING THROUGH BIOLOGICAL TISSUEALLEN FLUSBERG; Fiscal Year: 1993..Scans of duration 1 sec will be adequate to detect mm-size lesions in a 40-mm-thick breast. Phase I is a theoretical effort to assess the feasibility of the technique and design a Phase II proof-of-principle laboratory demonstration...
- PHOTO-ACOUSTIC IMAGING OF SOFT TISSUERobert Kruger; Fiscal Year: 1993..From these measurements and our knowledge of the optical and ultrasonic properties of breast tissue, we will be in a position to predict the physical limitations of photo-acoustic ultrasonography if applied to the breast...
- 2000 ASA CONFERENCE ON RADIATION AND HEALTHRAY WALLER; Fiscal Year: 2000..The fourteenth Conference on Radiation and Health will be held June 25-28, 2000 in Park City, Utah. ..
- ASA 2006 Conference on Radiation and HealthWilliam Smith; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable] The sixteenth Conference on Radiation and Health will be held June 18-21, 2006 at the Asilomar Grounds California Hotel. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- 16th ASA Radiation and Health ConferenceWilliam Smith; Fiscal Year: 2004..The 16th Conference on Radiation and Health is entitled, "Radiation in Realistics Environments: Interactions Between Radiation and Other Factors." ..
- 3D Time Domain Molecular ImagingVasilis Ntziachristos; Fiscal Year: 2005..FMT is expected to enhance our ability to study molecular pathways, perform early detection of disease, real time molecular medicine and ultimately patient-tailored treatment. ..
- NON-INVASIVE OPTICAL IMAGING OF THE HUMAN BRAINMARIA FRANCESCHINI; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..