Dose equivalent in an organ or tissue

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The product of the mean quality factor, QT, and the mean absorbed dose, DT, in an organ or tissue T:

[math] H_{t,Q} = Q_TD_T [/math]


A quantity introduced by ICRP in Publication 26 (ICRP, 1977) and replaced by equivalent dose in an organ or tissue in Publication 60 (ICRP, 1991). (ICRP Publication 123, 2013)

ICRP Glossary entry - May 2019


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