Total effective dose equivalent

Total effective dose equivalent

The Total effective dose equivalent (TEDE) is the sum of the deep-dose equivalent (DDE) and the Committed effective dose equivalent (CEDE).


* [ USNRC glossary]

ee also

*Radiation poisoning
*Ionizing radiation
*Deep-dose equivalent
*Collective dose
*Cumulative dose
*Committed dose equivalent
*Committed effective dose equivalent

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