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nonionizing

(nɒnˈaɪəˌnaɪzɪŋ) or

nonionising

adj
(General Physics) physics not resulting in ionization
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Doc Willie explains that the antennas of cell sites are usually placed at 50 to 200 feet above the ground to widen their network coverage, and according to the American Cancer Society (ACS), cell sites make use of RF waves, a type of nonionizing radiation that is unlikely to cause cancer by damaging DNA or genetic material.
reasons, alternative methods using nonionizing imaging techniques such
In contrast, a study conducted on squirrel monkey cerebellum elaborating the effects of nonionizing radiations on Purkinje cells layer showed no significant change in thickness and density19.
Microwave is a nonionizing radiation and shows less toxicity than chemotherapy and radiotherapy in cancer patients.
Nonionizing forms of treatment that are presently available at some centers include cryoablation, radio frequency ablation (RFA), and high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU), which recently received FDA approval.
The presence of portable and cost effective measuring tools for the diagnosis of osteoporosis is essential; QUS presents itself as a non-destructive, nonionizing, inexpensive technique for the assessment of the mechanical properties of bone, which would contribute to the detection of osteoporosis, and would also allow the formulation of a fracture threshold.
This book provides a clear and comprehensive study of the major topics in environmental health including 1) background on the field and tools of the trade (environmental epidemiology, environmental toxicology, and environmental policy and regulation); 2) environmental diseases (microbial agents and ionizing and nonionizing radiation); and 3) applications and domains of environmental health (water and air quality, food safety, waste disposal, and occupational health).
The promotion of DNA damage by nonionizing radiation, such as UV light, primarily induces lesions via the direct absorption of photons by DNA bases.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a noninvasive and nonionizing imaging modality that offers a variety of contrast mechanisms and enables excellent visualization of anatomical structures and physiological functions.
Man-made electromagnetic environment is turning dense owing to power frequency nonionizing radiations around different sources.
Bigwigs claim her addition to the Delphinus team is pivotal as the company embarks on a large clinical research program in support of regulatory approval for its nonionizing breast cancer screening technology.
Pakistan has adopted I International Commission on NonIonizing Radiation Protection standards.