accumulated dose

accumulated dose

[ə′kyü·myə‚lād·əd ′dōs]
(physiology)
The total amount of radiation absorbed by an organism as a result of exposure to radiation.
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The characteristic variables of dipyrone prescription were described (daily accumulated dose, prescription time, total accumulated dose, prescribed doses, and the indication for prescribing dipyrone).
Data on patient age, sex, primary tumor size, ultrasonography results, fine needle aspiration cytology results, and thyroid function before and after surgery; surgical methods, histopathological findings, and TNM staging; 4-6 weeks' postoperative serum Tg levels, anti-Tg antibody levels, diagnostic results, therapeutic [sup.131]I scans, [sup.131]I accumulated dose, and chest radiography findings; and clinical status for the analysis of distant metastases via noninvasive radiological and nuclear medical studies, external radiotherapy site and dose, treatment outcomes, SPM diagnosis date and histopathology, causes of death, and survival status were recorded.
Example for BERS output--24-hour forecast for two accumulated dose fields, created by a simulative release from NPP "Kozloduy" (the asterix).
We included moderate to severe cases of acne, we did not follow the criteria of total accumulated dose schedule of 120 mg/kg as followed in other studies carried for the more severe forms of acne.
* 800km downwind, the accumulated dose is 0.1Gy or 100 times the average annual dose from natural background radioactivity;
"In terms of accumulated dose, it's like getting a whole-body CT scan once every five or six days," said Cary Zeitlin, a principal scientist at the Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) in San Antonio and lead author of the paper on the findings.
As the initial dose of [H.sub.2][O.sub.2] was rapidly consumed, new additions were done at each 78.3 kJ [m.sup.-2] of accumulated dose of UVA radiation in the assays done with 45 mg [L.sup.-1] [Fe.sup.2+] and at each 47.1 kJ [m.sup.-2] of accumulated dose of UVA radiation in the assays done with 75 and 105 mg [L.sup.-1] [Fe.sup.2+].
For 5 weeks, mice were irradiated continuously with 35.5 keV X-rays produced by the decay of iodine-125, yielding an accumulated dose of 105 mGy.
* The accumulated dose to the orthopaedic surgeon over a period of 2 months could provide an estimation of the dose he may receive over 12 months.
During both exposure level and time-based testing, the radiometer should show irradiance, test time remaining and accumulated dose levels.
The aim is to determine the accumulated dose ([D.sub.A]) to which a sample has been exposed whilst being buried; the exposure time is then determined by comparing DA to the average dose rate over such period:
The accumulated dose of budesonide was not significantly associated with intraocular pressure, Dr.
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