Search
Descriptor English: Thermoluminescent Dosimetry
Descriptor Spanish: Dosimetría Termoluminiscente
Descriptor Portuguese: Dosimetria Termoluminescente
Descriptor French: Dosimétrie par thermoluminescence
Entry term(s): Dosimetries, Thermoluminescent
Dosimetry, Thermoluminescent
Thermoluminescent Dosimetries
Tree number(s): E05.799.638.785
N06.850.810.370.420
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013819
Scope note: The use of a device composed of thermoluminescent material for measuring exposure to IONIZING RADIATION. The thermoluminescent material emits light when heated. The amount of light emitted is proportional to the amount of ionizing radiation to which the material has been exposed.
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
Previous Indexing: Luminescence (1966-1970)
Radiation Monitoring (1966-1970)
Radiometry (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note: 73
History Note: 73(71)
DeCS ID: 14196
Unique ID: D013819
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Thermoluminescent Dosimetry - Preferred
Concept UI M0021304
Scope note The use of a device composed of thermoluminescent material for measuring exposure to IONIZING RADIATION. The thermoluminescent material emits light when heated. The amount of light emitted is proportional to the amount of ionizing radiation to which the material has been exposed.
Preferred term Thermoluminescent Dosimetry
Entry term(s) Dosimetries, Thermoluminescent
Dosimetry, Thermoluminescent
Thermoluminescent Dosimetries



We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.


Go to survey