Free resources support the medical response and treatment of victims of radiation incidents
The Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site (REAC/TS) at the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) maintains a collection of radiation emergency medicine information and resources that support the medical response and treatment of victims. Resources include technical reports, pharmaceutical package inserts and videos.
REAC/TS physicians and health physicists are published in a number of scholarly publications related to the medical management of radiation injuries.
Frequently Asked Questions about Radiation
This guide, developed by REAC/TS physicians and health physicists, provides information to health officials and the public better understand radiation and radioactive contamination.
Understanding Radiation Video Series
REAC/TS has developed informational videos that address specific questions about radiation exposure.
The Medical Aspects of Radiation Incidents (Pocket Guide)
This document covers the basics of radiation and provides the basic information needed for the medical management of victims of radiation incidents in an easy-to-understand manner.
Dose Estimates and Compendia
To help disseminate the most accurate dose estimates and models, ORISE has made available several compendia of dose information related to radiopharmaceuticals.
Radiation Treatment Medication Package Inserts
Package inserts are available for radiation treatment pharmaceuticals calcium-DTPA, zinc-DTPA and Radiogardase (Prussian Blue).