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Table 1 Variables and statistics

From: Estimation of activity of administered 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose by measurement of the dose equivalent rate on the right temporal region of the head

Variables Mean ± SD Range Skewness Kurtosis
Administered dose [MBq] 152.7 ± 35.9 73.8–281.2 0.458 0.181
Elapsed time [s] 217.0 ± 95.1 36.0–620.0 0.001 −0.720
Dose equivalent rate [μSv/h] 210.6 ± 41.0 104.0–374.0 0.220 0.191
Height [cm] 160.7 ± 9.4 129.0–185.0 0.035 −0.376
Weight [kg] 58.12 ± 11.6 31.4–99.6 0.382 −0.185
Blood sugar [mg/dl] 112.6 ± 24.6 60.0–274.0 2.599 10.431
Age [years] 66.1 ± 12.2 18.0–91.0 −0.863 0.873
DER/AD [(μSv/h)/MBq] 1.41 ± 0.26 0.76–2.14 0.226 −0.103
  1. Sex: male = 286; female = 234
  2. DER/AD dose equivalent rate per administered dose