NCHS      National Center for Health Statistics
NCRP      National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
NDI      National Death Index
NEI      Nuclear Energy Institute
NFS      Nuclear Fuel Services
NHAMCS      National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey
NHANES      National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
NHCS      National Hospital Care Survey
NHDS      National Hospital Discharge Survey
NHIS      National Health Interview Survey
NIH      National Institutes of Health
NPCR      National Program of Cancer Registries
NPP      Nuclear Power Plant
    
ODCM      Offsite Dose Calculational Manual
OMB      Office of Management and Budget
OR      Odds Ratio
ORAU      Oak Ridge Associated Universities
    
PNL      Pacific Northwest Laboratory
PNNL      Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PRA      Paperwork Reduction Act
PWR      Pressurized-Water Reactor
    
QA      Quality Assurance
QF      Quality Factor
    
RDD      Random-Digit Dialing
REMP      Radiological Environmental Monitoring Program
REF      Radiation Effectiveness Factors
RERF      Radiation Effects Research Foundation
RETS      Radiological Effluent Technical Specifications
RR      Relative Risk
    
SEER      Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results
SIR      Standardized Incidence Rate
SMR      Standardized Mortality Rate
SSN      Social Security Number
    
TEDE      Total Effective Dose Equivalent
TLD      Thermoluminescent Dosimeter
TRI      Toxics Release Inventory


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