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Table 2 Descriptive statistics of anthropotechnical parameters

From: A dual-modality quantification of scattered radiation from head to female breasts during radiological investigations in a tertiary hospital in Nigeria

S/No. X-Ray (CR) X-Ray (CT)
Variable (n = 50) Range Mode Mean ± SD Variable (n = 50) Range Mode Mean ± SD
1. Age (years) 19–54 32 34.30 ± 8.02 Age (years) 23–55 35 37.18 ± 7.10
2. Weight (kg) 60–90 72 84.13 ± 22.02 Weight (kg) 60–90 70 82.32 ± 14.00
3. Height (m) 1.54–1.82 1.68 1.65 ± 0.30 Height (m) 1.56–1.78 1.65 1.64 ± 0.45
4. BMI (kg/m2) 19.6–55.2 28.30 34.02 ± 10.04 BMI (kg/m2) 18.8–52.2 26.40 30.60 ± 8.20
5. kVp PA 75–80 70   kVp PA 80 80  
6. kVp Lat 70–75 70   kVp Lat 80 80  
7. mA PA 250–300 250   mA PA 10 10  
8. mA Lat 250–300 250   mA Lat 10 10  
9. mAs PA 15–35 18   mAs PA NS NS  
10. mAs Lat 35–80 15   mAs Lat NS NS  
  1. NS not shown (on monitor)