exposure

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exposure

noun danger, discovery, exposé, exposition, hazard, jeopardy, laying open, liability, manifestation, openness, perceptibility, peril, presentation, publication, publicity, revelation, risk, susceptibility, susceptivity, unfolding, unmasking, visibility, vulnerability
Associated concepts: exposure to asbestos, exposure to toxic chemical, insurance coverage and exposure
See also: admission, bad repute, detection, disclosure, discovery, expression, impeachment, manifestation, publicity, risk
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Entrance skin exposure charts were provided by a health physicist for all x-ray rooms.
1.) In a previous article,[4] we compared the DAP meter to thermoluminescent dosimeters in chest radiography and concluded that the DAP meter could be a convenient and accurate method of measuring the entrance skin exposure (ESE) with a known x-ray field size.
However, their use has been well accepted in measuring entrance skin exposures (ESE) in state inspections for radiation safety.[17]