- February 27, 2019
Radioactive chemo meds may be health risk for crematorium workers
Deceased people who are cremated after having been treated with radioactive medications might be a health hazard to crematory operators, a new case study shows.
An Arizona crematorium became contaminated with radiation following the cremation of a man who received "radiopharmaceutical" treatment two days before he died, according to a research letter published Feb. 26 in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
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