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Table of Content     INTRODUCTION   6 1.   RISK OVERVIEW   7     1.1 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN RADIATION DOSIMETRY   7     1.2. RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN RADIATION BIOLOGY   8     1.3. RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN RADIATION EPIDEMIOLOGY   8 2.   SCREENING OVERVIEW   12     2.1 ETHICS OF SCREENING   14     2.2. ETHICS AND FOLLOW-UP SERVICES   16 3.   IMPROVING ACCESSIBILITY AND QUALITY OF MEDICAL CARE, EDUCATION, AND REFERRAL SERVICES   17     REFERENCES   20 APPENDIX A   Comments on Methods Proposed By HRSA and Its Grantees   23     COMMENTS ON BPHC POLICY INFORMATION NOTICE 2002–17   23     COMMENTS ON SCREENING PROPOSALS   25 APPENDIX B   Radiation Exposure Compensation Act   27 APPENDIX C   List of Reviewers   28 APPENDIX D   Committee to Assess The Scientific Information For The Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program   29