Statistical analysis of mobile radiation and impact on health: A case study on occurrence of brain tumors

  • Prisilla Jayanthi
  • Iyyanki V Murali Krishna
Keywords: exposure, mobiles, radiation, risk

Abstract

The mobile radiation seems to be severe among children than the adults because their skulls are tiny and thinner. Mobile phones emit radiations and RF-EMF is considered as a Group 2B (carcinogen) and the survey suggests that 10-year latency period is practically enough for the development of tumors. The studies from various groups involve cases of 35487 and controls about 82609. The results for meta- analysis of glioma gave an odd ratio OR=1.10, 95% CI=0.79-1.54 and for the latency period ≥10 years, OR=1.38, 95% CI=0.70-2.73. The highest risk was found in the age group below 20 years from the Hardell Group.

 

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Author Biographies

Prisilla Jayanthi

Research Scholar, Hyderabad, India

Iyyanki V Murali Krishna

Defence Research and Development Organization, Hyderabad, India

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Published
2019-05-11
How to Cite
Jayanthi, P., & Iyyanki V Murali Krishna. (2019). Statistical analysis of mobile radiation and impact on health: A case study on occurrence of brain tumors. EPH - International Journal of Medical and Health Science (ISSN: 2456 - 6063), 5(5), 21-30. Retrieved from https://ephjournal.com/index.php/mhs/article/view/1051