dose equivalent, \(H\)
Product of the absorbed dose of ionizing radiation, a quality factor and a modifying factor to take into account the effect of radiation on different biological tissues.
Green Book, 2nd ed., p. 72 (
ISO 31-10: 1992 (
PAC, 1996, 68, 957. 'Glossary of terms in quantities and units in Clinical Chemistry (IUPAC-IFCC Recommendations 1996)' on page 970 (