Vol.8 No.2


Vol.8 No.2 pp.69-78
Nursing in boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT): Future prospects
Institute for Integrated Radiation and Nuclear Science, Kyoto University
Key words : Boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT), accelerated BNCT, radiological nursing


Vol.8 No.2 pp.79-90
Experiences of nurses affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake concerning support activities in nuclear disasters:
Focusing on the recovery phase
Chiaki ARAI
Japanese Red Cross College of Nursing
Key words : the Great East Japan Earthquake, nuclear disaster, nurse, experience
Vol.8 No.2 pp.91-99
Knowledge on radiation among nurses working at middle-sized hospitals in Nagasaki prefecture
Masato NAGATOMI1,2, Takumi YAMAGUCHI3,4, Tetsuko SHINKAWA3,5, Hideko URATA3, Takahiro IDE2,6, Keiko OISHI2,7, Nana SATO2,8, Makiko ORITA3, Noboru TAKAMURA3
1 Nagasaki University Hospital
2 Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
3 Atomic Bomb Disease Institute, Nagasaki University
4 Nuclear Safety Research Association
5 Nagasaki Nursing Association
6 Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
7 National Hospital Organization Nagasaki Medical Center
8 Aizu Medical Center, Fukushima Medical University
Key words : knowledge on radiation, nurses working at middle-sized hospitals, education about radiation
Vol.8 No.2 pp.100-112
Development of a standard to assess factors affecting awareness of nurses in initial response to nuclear/radiation disasters
Yayoi TSUTSUMI1, Yuka NOTO2, Makoto AKASHI3
1 National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology QST Hospital
2 Hirosaki University Graduate School of Health Science
3 Tokyo Healthcare University
Key words : Radiation disaster, Initial response, Nurse, Affecting factors on awareness
Vol.8 No.2 pp.113-121
Utilization of social capital for community reconstruction returned after long-term evacuation by the nuclear power plant accident
Ruriko KIDACHI1, Motoya YAMADA1, Mayumi SHIMIZU2, Kazutaka KIKUCHI2
1 Hirosaki University Graduate School of Health Sciences
2 Hirosaki University Institute of Radiation Emergency Medicine
Key words : social capital, community, reconstruction, nuclear power plant accident


Vol.8 No.2 pp.122-127
Radiation education for medical students in Belarus more than 30 years after the Chernobyl nuclear power plant accident:
National Gomel Nursing School, National Gomel Medical University, and National Belarusian Medical University
Department of Health Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Key words : radiation education, nursing education, belarus, nuclear disaster