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Gofman, John W.

Overview
Works: 106 works in 271 publications in 3 languages and 6,448 library holdings
Genres: Humor  History  Interviews  Periodicals  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Interviewee, Performer, Speaker, Contributor
Classifications: RC268.55, 616.9897
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Most widely held works about John W Gofman
 
Most widely held works by John W Gofman
Radiation and human health by John W Gofman( Book )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is a very large fund of accumulated knowledge concerning the effects of low doses of radiation on human health. Yet, the information available is not very useful in its crude, unintegrated form. A major goal of this book is to present and analyze the evidence concerning effects of low doses of radiation upon humans, and to demonstrate that a systematic and consistent evaluations of the evidence is now possible, with very useful practical results
Poisoned power; the case against nuclear power plants by John W Gofman( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radiation-induced cancer from low-dose exposure : an independent analysis by John W Gofman( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

X-rays, health effects of common exams by John W Gofman( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One-of-a-kind handbook unequaled for practical use by professionals and concerned laypeople. Essentially a usable supplement to Gofman's Radiation and Human Health, it is designed to provide the data needed for evaluating health effects (specifically, risk of cancer) from diagnostic X-rays and to identify opportunities for dose reduction. Easily understood instructions for adjustments and conversions are given. An immense amount of information is organized according to type of X-ray, body part, sex, age, and risk of future disease
Preventing breast cancer : the story of a major, proven, preventable cause of this disease by John W Gofman( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Population control through nuclear pollution by Arthur R Tamplin( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irrevy : an irreverent, illustrated view of nuclear power : a collection of talks, from Blunderland to Seabrook IV by John W Gofman( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poisoned power : the case against nuclear power plants before and after Three Mile Island by John W Gofman( Book )

8 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radiation from medical procedures in the pathogenesis of cancer and ischemic heart disease : dose-response studies with physicians per 100,000 population by John W Gofman( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What we do know about heart attacks by John W Gofman( Book )

5 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dietary prevention and treatment of heart disease by John W Gofman( Book )

7 editions published in 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coronary heart disease by John W Gofman( Book )

8 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in biological and medical physics( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in Biological and Medical Physics, Volume 16 covers articles about advances in biological and medical physics. The book presents articles about studies on spontaneous bioelectric activity of nerve cells in cultures and on means and methods for processing of physiological signals with emphasis on EEG analysis. The text also includes articles on dissipative structures and biological order; on spatial and temporal organization in the Zhabotinsky reaction; as well as on chemical topology and reaction dynamics. The perspectives on thermodynamics and the origin of life; pattern formation in
Advances in biological and medical physics( Book )

7 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in Biological and Medical Physics, Volume 12 covers the significant progress in various aspects of biology and medical physics. This volume is composed of 16 chapters. The opening chapters deal with the principles and application of freeze-etching technique and scanning electron microscopy. The succeeding chapters review the development rudimentary model of the chromosome, the mechanisms involving large number of steps to kinetic studies of multisubstrate enzyme systems, and some biophysical approaches to evaluate radiation effects and their repair. These topics are followed by discus
Advances in biological and medical physics( Book )

8 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in Biological and Medical Physics, Volume 14 focuses on the application of physics to biology and medicine. The topics covered in this book include mechanical, biochemical, and architectural features of surgical repair; structure of normal and pathologic erythrocytes; and cytology automation. The analysis of reported physiologic effects of microwave radiation; spectroscopic methods in biology, with application to neurophysiology; and transmission of pictorial information through the skin are also deliberated in this text. This compilation likewise discusses the apparatus for tactile
Advances in biological and medical physics( Book )

8 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in Biological and Medical Physics, Volume 10 focuses on the application of physics to biology and medicine. The topics covered in this book include effects of ionizing radiation on the nervous system; use of short-lived nuclides in medical research; and biological effects of laser radiation. The tracer techniques for the study of bone metabolism in man; elastic reservoir theories of the human circulation with applications to clinical medicine and to computer analysis of the circulation; and implantable cardiac pacemakers are also deliberated in this text. This publication is a good s
Advances in biological and medical physics( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in Biological and Medical Physics, Volume 9, provides an overview of the state of knowledge in biological and medical physics. The book contains seven chapters and opens with a discussion of the biological synthesis of proteins and some of the recent experimental work concerned with these steps. This is followed by separate chapters on advances in the definition and classification of human chromosomal aberrations; tissue transplantation; the use of the microbeam in radiobiology; electron paramagnetic resonance studies; the polarimetric study of protein structures; and the analysis of
Advances in biological and medical physics( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in Biological and Medical Physics, Volume 15 covers papers on the productive applications of physical science in biology and medicine. The book presents articles dealing with the geometric influence of bone matrix on the differentiation of fibroblasts and information on human repetitious DNA; the complexity of the human genome; and possible directions for future research. The text then describes the problem of biological time. The microcirculatory basis of fluid exchange is also considered. The book concludes with articles dealing with the possibilities for electron microscopy and dif
Advances in biological and medical physics( Book )

6 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in biological and medical physics. vol. 4( Book )

5 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in Biological and Medical Physics provides an overview of the state of knowledge in biological and medical physics. The book contains seven chapters and begins with a discussion of the kinetics of cellular proliferation. This is followed by separate chapters on energy distribution in the absorption of radiation; polymorphic transitions of lipids and their possible role in the structure and function of membranes; and chemical interrelationships between the major classes of serum lipoproteins and statistical interrelationships between the serum concentrations of major classes of lipopro
 
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Alternative Names
Gofman, Džon 1918-2007

Gofman, John

Gofman, John 1918-2007

Gofman, John W. 1918-2007

Gofman, John W. (John William), 1918-2007

Gofman, John William

Gofman, John William 1918-2007

Hofman, Džon 1918-2007

John Gofman Amerikaans scheikundige (1918-2007)

John Gofman amerikansk kemiker

John Gofman amerikansk kemist

John Gofman amerikansk kjemikar

John Gofman amerikansk kjemiker

ג'ון גופמן

جان قوفمان

جان گوفمان شیمی‌دان آمریکایی

جون غوفمان

ゴフマン, J. W.

ゴフマン, ジョン・W.

ジョン・ゴフマン

Languages
English (140)

German (7)

Japanese (6)

Covers
Preventing breast cancer : the story of a major, proven, preventable cause of this diseaseRadiation from medical procedures in the pathogenesis of cancer and ischemic heart disease : dose-response studies with physicians per 100,000 population