As part of its mission to disseminate the most accurate dose estimates and models, the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) has made available several compendia of dose information.

The resources below are intended to provide dose magnitude estimation information to help inform medical management of radiation incidents and is not intended to be used for regulatory or other dose assignment purposes.

  • Early Internal and External Dose Magnitude Estimation (PDF)
    This article addresses methods that can be used to rapidly estimate internal and external radiation dose magnitudes that can be used to help guide early medical management. Included are quick reference tables and examples of how to apply the mathematical formulas.
Dose Coefficients for Intakes of Radionuclides via Contaminated Wounds report cover

Additional resources

The resources listed below are by no means an inclusive list and there are many other valuable resources available.