Handbook for the management of the public in the event of a malevolent use of ionising radiation
TMT: triage, monitoring & treatment
SCK CEN has compiled a practicable handbook for the effective and timely triage, monitoring and treatment of people exposed to radiation following a malevolent act.
The handbook is used in European, national emergency plans. End users of the Handbook are Emergency Response Organisations with specific functions to plan, co-ordinate and execute the national, regional and/or local public health and medical response for actual, or potential events of malevolent use of radiation.
The handbook was produced in cooperation with 6 European partners:
- Central Laboratory for Radiological Protection (CLOR)
- Enviros Consulting Ltd.
- Health Protection Agency (HPA)
- Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority (NRPA)
- Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority (STUK)
- World Health Organization (WHO)
Editors: Carlos Rojas-Palma, Astrid Liland, Ane Næss Jerstad, George Etherington, Maria del Rosario Pérez, Tua Rahola, Karen Smith
Publisher: Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority (NRPA) 
ISBN (printed version Lobo Media AS, Norway): 978-82-90362-27-5
ISBN (pdf version): 978-82-90362-28-2
The project (2009) is partly funded by The European Commission under the 6th EURATOM Framework Programme, nuclear fission.
Download the TMT Handbook here.