dose to skin

dose to skin

the amount of absorbed radiation at the center of the irradiation field on the skin. It is the sum of the dose in the air and the scatter from body parts.
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Comparison of four techniques to estimate radiation dose to skin during angiographic and interventional radiology procedures.
The report also examines dose to skin and other superficial organs.
The key has been positioning body washes and specialty bath products dose to skin care and cosmetics, he says.