millisievert


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millisievert

(ˈmɪlɪˌsiːvət)
n
(Units) one thousandth of a sievert
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millisievert

n (rad) milisievert m
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The Cabinet approved the goal of reducing the annual radiation dose to 1 millisievert or lower, excluding exposure to natural radioactivity, in the prefecture hosting the crippled Fukushima Daiichi power plant, but failed to meet a call to boost subsidies to firms starting businesses or expanding operations there.
The internationally accepted maximum limit of radiation that an individual member of the public is allowed to be exposed to as a result of the operation of a nuclear power station is 1 millisievert (0.
Radiation dose is measured in units of sievert (Sv) or millisievert (1/1000 Sv).
GE Healthcare plans to invest in innovative low-dose technologies such as DoseWatch, a new multi-modality dose monitoring solution; Veo, an image reconstruction technology allowing CT imaging under 1 millisievert with profound clarity; dose-alert upgrades; free radiation safety iPad applications and low-dose online seminars offering education and CE credits to healthcare professionals globally; the Innova interventional imaging systems designed to maximise dose efficiency, reduce doses and simplify dose management; and low-dose ASiR technology that is used on over 1,000 systems for more than 10m patient exams.
At the spots with 5000 times more background radiation, a person would receive this annual dose of one millisievert in just two hours, Raina said.
Male astronauts could stay in space for a total of 900 days in their lifetime, and female astronauts for 800 days, based on a calculation that they would be exposed to 1 millisievert of space radiation a day, it says.
3 millisievert and more from performing tasks close to radiation rays from now on.
The International Commission of Radiological Protection recommends a dosage limit of one millisievert per year, but says exposure to less than 100 millisieverts per year presents no statistically significant increase in cancer risk.
01 percent of annual dose for humans or 1 millisievert.
Doses to consumers from radioactive discharges incorporated into the food chain were well below the statutory UK principal annual dose limit to members of the public of one milliSievert (mSv).
2 millisievert, lower than the maximum of 1 millisievert set by the Stockholm-based International Commission on Radiological Protection, Takada said.
The maximum safe exposure for people is 1 millisievert per year.