International Journal of Health Services
Volume 30, Number 3, Pages 515-539, 2000 Copyright Baywood Publishing Co., Inc
Note: This is the draft of the article.
* Connecticut cancer rates represent 3-year moving averages
Fetuses can be harmed by very low dose radiation, first demonstrated in the 1950s when exposure to pelvic X-rays in utero was linked with elevated levels of leukemia and cancer deaths before age ten. (13) (14)