SHARE SRA Research line 5: Risk and health communication 

Malone, J. (2020) X-rays for medical imaging: Radiation protection, governance and ethics over 125 years. Physica Medica 79:47-64. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejmp.2020.09.012

Grilo, A.M.; Vieira, L.; Carolino, E.; Ferreira, J. and Neves, M. (2019) Addressing the patient experience in myocardial perfusion scintigraphy, Trends Med (19) 1-4 doi: 10.15761/TiM.1000175

Grilo, A.M.; Vieira, L.; Carolino, E.; Oliveira, C.; Pacheco, C.; Castro, M. and Alonso, J. (2017) Anxiety in Cancer Patients during 18F-FDG PET/CT Low Dose: A Comparison of Anxiety Levels before and after Imaging Studies, Nursing Research and Practice Volume 2017, 1-9,

Grilo, A. M.; Vieira, L.; Carolino, E.; Costa, M.; Galaio, S.; Melo, I.; Geão, A.; Santos, A. and Colarinha, P. (2020) Cancer Patient Experience in a Nuclear Medicine Department: Comparison Between Bone Scintigraphy and 18F-FDG PET/CT, JNMT, Volume 48(3): 254-264 . doi: 10.2967/jnmt.119.239285

Perko, T.; Monken-Fernandes, H.; Martell, M.; Zeleznik, N.; O’Sullivan, P. (2019) Societal constraints related to environmental remediation and decommissioning programmes. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity (196) 171-180

Scheer, D., Benighaus, C., Benighaus, L. et al. (2014) The Distinction Between Risk and Hazard: Understanding and Use in Stakeholder Communication. Risk Analysis, 34 (7) 1270-1285

Perko, T. and Turcanu, C. (2020) Is internet a missed opportunity? Evaluating radon websites from a stakeholder engagement perspective. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, 212.

Gallego, E., Cantone, M. C., Oughton, D., Perko, T., Prezelj, I., & Tomkiv, Y. (2017). Mass media communication of emergency issues and countermeasures in a nuclear accident: Fukushima reporting in European newspapers. Radiation Protection Dosimetry, 173, 163-169. doi:doi:10.1093/rpd/ncw334

Turcanu, C., El Jammal, M. H., T., P., Baumont, G., Latré, E., & Choffel de Witte, I. (2016). Satisfaction with information about ionising radiation: a comparative study in Belgium and France. Journal of Radiological Protection, 36, 122–142.

Vyncke, B., Perko, T., & Van Gorp, B. (2017). Information Sources as Explanatory Variables for the Belgian Health-Related Risk Perception of the Fukushima Nuclear Accident. Risk Analysis, 37, 570-582. doi:10.1111/risa.12618

Prezelj, I., Perko, T., Cantone, M. C., Gallego, E., Tomkiv, Y., & Oughton, D. H. (2016). The limits of public communication coordination in a nuclear emergency: lessons from media reporting on the Fukushima case. Journal of Radiological Protection, 36, 45–63.

Perko, T., Benighaus, L., Tomkiv, Y., & Wolf, H. V. (2020). Guidance on communicating about uncertainties in nuclear emergency management. Radioprotection, 55, 2020028. doi:

Perko, T., & Martell, M. (2020). Communicating nuclear and radiological emergencies to the public: how and to what extent are European countries prepared? International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 50. doi:

Perko, T., Mays, C., Valuch, J., & Nagy, A. (2015). Mass and New Media: Review of Framing, Treatment and Sources in Reporting on Fukushima. Journal of  Mass Communication & Journalism, 5, 252. doi:10.4172/2165-7912.1000252

Perko, T. (2016). Risk Communication in the Case of the Fukushima Accident: Impact of Communication and Lessons to Be Learned. Integr Environ Assess Manag., 12(4), 683-686. doi:10.1002/ieam.1832

Perko, T., Tomkiv, Y., Oughton, D. H., Cantone, M. C., Gallego, E., Prezelj, I., & Byrkina, E. M. (2015). Units related to radiation exposure and radioactivity in mass media: The Fukushima case study in Europe and Russia. Radiation Protection Dosimetry, 164 (1-2), 154-159.

Perko, T., Tomkiv, Y., Prezelj, I., Cantone, M. C., Gallego, E., & Oughton, D. H. (2016). Communication with Media in Nuclear or Radiological Emergencies: General and Practical Recommendations for Improvement. Journal of Radiation Protection, 51(HS2), S163-S169DOI: 10.1051/radiopro/2016057

Perko, T. (2015). How to Communicate about Radiological Risks? A European Perspective. Fukushima Global Communication Programme; Working Paper Series, 19, 1-13.

Perko, T., Thijssen, P., Turcanu, C., & Van Gorp, B. (2014). Insights into the reception and acceptance of risk messages: nuclear emergency communication. Journal of Risk Research, 17(9), 1207-1232.

Perko, T., & Turcanu, C. (2013). Reporting on Fukushima. Nuclear Engineering International, 58 (704), 38-40.

Perko, T., van Gorp, B., Turcanu, C., Thijssen, P., & Carlé, B. (2013). Communication in Nuclear Emergency Preparedness: A Closer Look at Information Reception. Risk Analysis, 10.1111/risa.12048. doi:10.1111/risa.12048

Perko, T., Zeleznik, N., Turcanu, C., & Thijssen, P. (2012). Is Knowledge Important? Empirical Research on Nuclear Risk Communication in Two Countries. Health Physics, 102(6), 614-625. doi:10.1097/HP.0b013e31823fb5a5

Perko, T., Turcanu, C., & Carlé, B. (2012). Media Reporting of Nuclear Emergencies: The Effects of Transparent Communication in a Minor Nuclear Event. Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management, 20, 52-56.

Perko, T. (2011). Importance of Risk Communication During and After a Nuclear Accident. Integrated Environmental Assesement and Management, 7(3), 388–392.