Committed dose equivalent (CDE)

Committed dose equivalent (CDE)

Committed dose equivalent is the dose to a specific organ or tissue that is received from an intake of radioactive material by an individual during the 50-year period following the intake. The CDE is expressed in rem or sieverts (Sv).

References

See also


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • CDE — Common Desktop Environment (Governmental » Military) Common Desktop Environment (Computing » Networking) Common Desktop Environment (Computing » General) ** Certified Diabetes Educator (Medical » Physiology) * Career Development Events (Business… …   Abbreviations dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”