Quality assurance procedure for diagnostic X-Ray machines (Test followed in India)

Sukumar, Suresh and Yadav, Sushil and Ismail, Afra (2012) Quality assurance procedure for diagnostic X-Ray machines (Test followed in India). International Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 3 (1). pp. 25-30.

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Abstract

In today's world of rapidly changing medical technology, it is important to maintain quality Diagnostic information for medical professionals. However, it is equally important to minimize patient and personnel radiation exposure risks. This article will review the evolution of X-Ray equipment's and the corresponding quality assurance program requirements; including quality control tests, and the test tools used to follow the guidelines set forth by AERB. These guidelines must be maintained by Medical Facilities across the Country in order to continually provide patients the quality medical information they expect, and minimum radiation dose they deserve. X-Ray equipment's has made rapid developments within the past 10 years, and continues to be an integral part of the field of radiologic special imaging. Quality assurance testing assures periodic performance testing of the X-ray equipment's and comparison to standards.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: X-Ray equipment's, Quality Assurances, AERB
Subjects: Allied Health > MCOAHS Manipal > Medical Imaging Tech
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 12 Oct 2012 05:55
Last Modified: 12 Oct 2012 05:55
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/77434

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