Ultra-violet radiation and actinotherapy
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Ultra-violet radiation and actinotherapy by Eleanor Hilda (Wylam) Russell

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Published by E. & S. Livingstone in Edinburgh .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby Eleanor H. Russell ... and W. Kerr Russell ... with forewords by Sir Oliver Lodge ... and Sydney Walton ...
ContributionsRussell, William Kerr.
LC ClassificationsRM844.5 .R8
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., 262 p.
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6691571M
LC Control Number26013847

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Ultra-Violet Radiation and Actinotherapy [E.H. et al Russell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Ultraviolet (UV) is electromagnetic radiation with wavelength from 10 nm (with a corresponding frequency of approximately 30 PHz) to nm ( THz), shorter than that of visible light but longer than radiation is present in sunlight, and constitutes about 10% of the total electromagnetic radiation output from the is also produced by electric arcs and . A TEXTBOOK OF ACTINOTHERAPY: With Special Reference to Ultra-Violet Radiation for Practitioners and Students [Rosewarne, D. D.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A TEXTBOOK OF ACTINOTHERAPY: With Special Reference to Ultra-Violet Radiation for Practitioners and StudentsAuthor: D. D. Rosewarne. Book: Ultra-Violet Radiation and Actinotherapy. No.2nd Edition + pp. Abstract: This book is chiefly to be commended because of the completeness with which artificial sources of light are by: 6.

This book contains an excellent chapter on the history of ultraviolet therapy and another on natural ultraviolet radiation. Several chapters are devoted to the description of carbon, tungsten and iron arc lamps and the quartz mercury vapor lamps. These chapters have .   Ultraviolet (UV) radiation is a form of non-ionizing radiation that is emitted by the sun and artificial sources, such as tanning beds. The beneficial effects of UV radiation include the production of a vital nutrient, vitamin D; however, overexposure may present risks. Sunburn, premature aging, and skin cancer are all risks to overexposure. The book describes principally the use of ultraviolet radiation in the authors' own practice. The subject matter is logically arranged and simply presented, and the theoretical portion, that dealing with the chemical and biologic factors of radiant energy, is well substantiated by authentic laboratory findings. The principles and practice of electrotherapy and actinotherapy. Ultraviolet radiation and melanoma: The production of ultra-violet radiation in distilled water exposed to the gamma rays of radium /, by M. A. Greenfield, P. M. Kratz, A. H. Dowdy.

If the address matches an existing account you will receive an email with instructions to reset your password. Book Review from The New England Journal of Medicine — Book Review Ultra-violet Radiation and Actinotherapy. No preview is available for articles shorter than three pages. Share. Europe PMC is an ELIXIR Core Data Resource Learn more >. Europe PMC is a service of the Europe PMC Funders' Group, in partnership with the European Bioinformatics Institute; and in cooperation with the National Center for Biotechnology Information at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NCBI/NLM).It includes content provided to the PMC International archive by . The latter undertook an enquiry into the relative merits of ultra-violet rays and Unna's paste in varicose ulcers. Seventy cases were treated, only thirty-one cases witb ultra-violet rays. Her work was criticized25 on the grounds that inadequate ultra-violet doses were given. No less than 75 per cent. of all the doses was : Maurice Weinbren, Maurice Weinbren.