2 Written questions
1 Multiple choice question
- Absorbed dose weighted for the type of radiation used. Dose Equivalent (Sv) = Absorbed dose (Gy) x Quality Factor.
Tells you how damaging the radiation is.
1 True/False question
Effective Dose → A further adjustment based on the radiosensitivity of various tissues.
Effective Dose (Sv) = Dose Equivalent x Weighting Factor
Doesn't take age into account - tissues are more sensitive when younger as they are still growing.