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Table 6 Sensitivity of the KfiA to basic parameters for an 1896 X-ray tube with glowing anode

From: The skin dose of pelvic radiographs since 1896

Rosenfeld (1897) [59] Tanode ε texposure Wall FSD KfiA Total change KfiA towards
°C min mm cm mGy lower values higher values
Parameter value 750 0.69 50 0.60 39 334   
Variation considereda 100a 0.14 5 0.15 3   51% 67%
  1. aThe change of 100 °C in Tanode could be a realistic uncertainty (say standardard deviation), but we simply do not know due to lacking information. The other uncertainties in basic parameters are deemed realistic