Hygiene of populated placesISSN: 2707-0441 eISSN: 2707-045X
Issue 64, 2014   -   Pages: 216-222
EVALUATION OF RADIOECOLOGICAL SITUATION IN CHERNIGOV REGION IN THE REMOTE PERIOD AFTER CHERNOBYL DISASSTER
Ponomarenko N.P.1, Korshun M.M.2
1 MAIN DEPARTMENT OF THE STATE SANITARY AND EPIDEMIOLOGICAL SERVICE IN THE CHERNIHIV REGION
2 BOGOMOLETS NATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY

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SUMMRY:
Evaluation of radioecological situation and morbidity indexes among children aged 0-14 in the areas of the Chernigov region for the period 2001-2010 has been conducted. Areas with the worst farmland pollution by Cs137 and Sr90 have been established. The average levels of radionuclides in milk and potatoes in radioactively contaminated areas have been analyzed. It is shown that the affect-ed areas, compared to controls, have a worse situation in the levels and growth rates of morbidity in children.