Non-Linear Dose Response

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Term Non-Linear Dose Response
Description A pattern of frequency or severity of biological response that does not vary directly with the amount of dose of an agent
Definition Non-Linear Dose Response

A pattern of frequency or severity of biological response that does not vary directly with the amount of dose of an agent. Relationship that cannot be expressed simply as the change in response being proportional to the amount of change of some function of dose.

References http://www.epa.gov/iris/help_gloss.htm#l
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