SNMMI Dose Tool

Nuclear Medicine Radiation Dose Tool

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Select Nuclear Medicine Exam:

Input Injected Activity:

mCi or MBq

Select patient model:

Recommended Adult Injected Activity:

Minimum mCi MBq
Maximum mCi MBq

Reference for adult injected activity:

Radiation Dose Estimate:



DISCLAIMER: Information on this site is for educational purposes only. This site has not been extensively tested on all platforms, under all conditions. As such, users of this tool must verify all results prior to clinical decision making. Use of this tool assumes that users free from any and all liability the SNMMI and associated parties.

ABOUT: This radiation dose tool provides references to recommendeded adult guidelines for protocol selection and injected activity. Broad estimates for effective dose and absorbed dose to the critical organ are provided. These dose estimates are for standard models and should not be considered patient-specific under any circumstance. For more information on the use of effective dose in Nuclear Medicine, please read Appropriate Use of Effective Dose and Organ Dose in Nuclear Medicine.

Site made possible by the SNMMI Dose Optimization Task Force.
Site developed by Adam Alessio, University of Washington, SNMMI Dose Optimization Task Force, July 2013.
Patient and organ dosimetry provided by Michael Stabin, Vanderbilt University, RADAR Task Group of SNMMI
Guidelines and injected activity recommendations catalogued by Jennifer Hough, CNMT, University of Washington.

Copyright © 2013, Adam M Alessio, All rights reserved.