Table 4Effective Radiation Doses for Various Imaging Tests

TestEffective Radiation Dose (mSv)
RNA6.226
Average background dose of radiation per year1–3.03638

Echo = Echocardiography; MRI = magnetic resonance imaging; mSv = millisievert; RNA = radionuclide angiography

From: APPENDIX 2.14, Assessment of Chemotherapy-Induced Cardiotoxicity

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