ERIC Number: EJ546492
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Residents in a High Radon Potential Geographic Area: Their Risk Perception and Attitude toward Testing and Mitigation.
Ferng, Shiaw-Fen; Lawson, Jay K.
Journal of Environmental Health, v58 n6 p13-17 Jan-Feb 1996
Results of a study in Boone County, Indiana--a high radon potential geographic area--show that residents' knowledge about radon is at a relatively superficial level. A significant correlation between radon knowledge and home radon tests is observed. Respondents chose the newspaper as the favorite medium through which to launch radon health education campaigns. (AIM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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