Exposure: Diagnose/Manage Acute Radiation Syndrome
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Management Modifiers

  1. Evaluate for Acute Radiation Syndrome (ARS) (What Is ARS?)
  2. Look for Signs of ARS
  3. Estimate Dose from Exposure
  4. Begin Assessment & Management
  5. Special Issues
  6. For Deceased
    • Decedents with exposure only and no contamination require no special radiation precautions
    • Register decedent in incident database
  7. For Survivors