Energy fluence per rontgen-an apparent paradox and its resolution

W. D. McDavid, R. G. Waggener

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Discusses the possible confusion between the phrases 'energy absorbed by a gram' and 'energy absorbed per gram' and explains their different meanings.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number013
Pages (from-to)389-391
Number of pages3
JournalPhysics in Medicine and Biology
Volume19
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 1974

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Energy fluence per rontgen-an apparent paradox and its resolution. / McDavid, W. D.; Waggener, R. G.

In: Physics in Medicine and Biology, Vol. 19, No. 3, 013, 1974, p. 389-391.

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McDavid, W. D. ; Waggener, R. G. / Energy fluence per rontgen-an apparent paradox and its resolution. In: Physics in Medicine and Biology. 1974 ; Vol. 19, No. 3. pp. 389-391.
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