A study in Europe of patient dosimetry in diagnostic radiology: protocol development and findings.

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In a multi-centre study more than 600 patient measurements of patients receiving thorax radiography were performed in five European cities. Participating centres were Fulda, Liverpool, Nicosia, Passau and Sofia. The dose quantities measured were the air kerma-area product (AKAP), incident air kerma and entrance surface air kerma (ESAK). In addition, for… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/rpd/ncq025

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@article{Gfirtner2010ASI, title={A study in Europe of patient dosimetry in diagnostic radiology: protocol development and findings.}, author={Hans Gfirtner and Prodromos A. Kaplanis and B. Michael Moores and P. Schneider and Julita Vassileva}, journal={Radiation protection dosimetry}, year={2010}, volume={139 1-3}, pages={380-7} }