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Descriptor English: Radiometry
Descriptor Spanish: Radiometría
Descriptor Portuguese: Radiometria
Descriptor French: Radiométrie
Entry term(s): Counter Tube, Geiger-Mueller
Counter Tubes, Geiger-Mueller
Counter, Geiger
Counter, Radiation
Counters, Geiger
Counters, Geiger-Mueller
Counters, Radiation
Detection, Nuclear Track
Dosimetries, Radiation
Dosimetry, Radiation
Geiger Counter
Geiger Counters
Geiger Mueller Counter Tube
Geiger Mueller Counters
Geiger Mueller Probe
Geiger Mueller Tube
Geiger-Mueller Counter Tube
Geiger-Mueller Counter Tubes
Geiger-Mueller Counters
Geiger-Mueller Probe
Geiger-Mueller Probes
Geiger-Mueller Tube
Geiger-Mueller Tubes
Nuclear Track Detection
Probe, Geiger-Mueller
Probes, Geiger-Mueller
Radiation Counter
Radiation Counters
Radiation Dosimetries
Radiation Dosimetry
Tube, Geiger-Mueller
Tube, Geiger-Mueller Counter
Tubes, Geiger-Mueller
Tubes, Geiger-Mueller Counter
Tree number(s): E05.799
SP4.016.172.968.385
SP4.102.072.092.693.050.384.085
SP4.122.006.057.488.729
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011874
Scope note: The measurement of radiation by photography, as in x-ray film and film badge, by Geiger-Mueller tube, and by SCINTILLATION COUNTING.
Annotation: IM general only for measurement of radiation & techniques & equipment related to it; NIM as coordinate with specific radiation (IM) for measurement of its radiations; do not use with radioisotope tracers for measurement of amount of radiation emitted by the tracer: Manual 29.14; ionization chambers: index under RADIOMETRY / instrum
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: GEIGER-MUELLER COUNTER was see under RADIOMETRY 1963-77
Online Note: use RADIOMETRY to search GEIGER-MUELLER COUNTER 1966-77
History Note: GEIGER-MUELLER COUNTER was see under RADIOMETRY 1963-77
DeCS ID: 12311
Unique ID: D011874
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Radiometry - Preferred
Concept UI M0018436
Scope note The measurement of radiation by photography, as in x-ray film and film badge, by Geiger-Mueller tube, and by SCINTILLATION COUNTING.
Preferred term Radiometry
Entry term(s) Dosimetries, Radiation
Dosimetry, Radiation
Radiation Dosimetries
Radiation Dosimetry
Radiation Counter - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0518986
Scope note A device used for detecting or measuring ionizing radiation by counting the resulting ionizing events.
Preferred term Radiation Counter
Entry term(s) Counter, Radiation
Counters, Radiation
Radiation Counters
Geiger-Mueller Counters - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0018435
Scope note A radiation counter that uses a radiation-counter tube, operated in the Geiger range, to detect and count ionizing particles. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Preferred term Geiger-Mueller Counters
Entry term(s) Counter Tube, Geiger-Mueller
Counter Tubes, Geiger-Mueller
Counter, Geiger
Counters, Geiger
Counters, Geiger-Mueller
Geiger Counter
Geiger Counters
Geiger Mueller Counter Tube
Geiger Mueller Counters
Geiger Mueller Probe
Geiger Mueller Tube
Geiger-Mueller Counter Tube
Geiger-Mueller Counter Tubes
Geiger-Mueller Probe
Geiger-Mueller Probes
Geiger-Mueller Tube
Geiger-Mueller Tubes
Probe, Geiger-Mueller
Probes, Geiger-Mueller
Tube, Geiger-Mueller
Tube, Geiger-Mueller Counter
Tubes, Geiger-Mueller
Tubes, Geiger-Mueller Counter
Nuclear Track Detection - Narrower
Concept UI M0018437
Preferred term Nuclear Track Detection
Entry term(s) Detection, Nuclear Track



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