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Abbreviations Used In Report

ADS, Analytic data structure;
AG, age group factor in main effects model;
AIC, Akaike information criteria;
B, birth cohort factor in main effects model;
CI, confidence interval;
CEDR, Comprehensive Epidemiologic Data Resource;
df, degrees of freedom;
D, external radiation dose;
DOE, Department of Energy;
ERR, excess relative risk;
F, facility factor in main effects model;
FTR, Freeman-Tukey residual;
GLIM, generalized linear interactive modeling;
IG, internal radiation exposure group factor in main effects model;
K-25, Oak Ridge facility (also known as Oak Ridge Gaseous Plant);
L, length of employment factor in main effects model;
L%, logarithmic percent;
LRT, likelihood ratio test;
MULT, Oak Ridge workers employed at more than one facility;
S, factor that is surrogate for SES in main effects model;
SAS, Statistical Analysis System;
SE, standard error;
SES, socioeconomic status;
SMR, standardized mortality ratio;
TEC, Oak Ridge facility consisting of workers employed at the Y-12 site when the plant was operated by Tennessee Eastman Corporation;
X-10, Oak Ridge facility (also known as Oak Ridge National Laboratory);
X-10/Y-12, subcohort of white males employed at X-10 or Y-12;
Y-12, Oak Ridge facility at Y-12 site after May, 1947