LNT (Linear No-Threshold)

Episode 3 February 18, 2020 01:15:05
LNT (Linear No-Threshold)
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LNT (Linear No-Threshold)

Feb 18 2020 | 01:15:05

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Show Notes

In today's episode, Dr. Ramsay discusses Linear No-Threshold (LNT) with Dr. Alan Fellman, Ph.D., CHP. They discuss the history of LNT, evidence for the LNT model and the increasing scientific evidence against the LNT model's efficacy, and radiation hormesis. They also touch on the topics of sustainable and nuclear energy as well as the shared hope for advancements in the health and medical physics community.

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