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Radiation Safety Resources​

Infographic - Staff in CT Without a Lead Apron During Covid19 Patient Chest Study

Because of workloads and infection control requirements, some institutions are wanting to have staff in PPE remain in the scan room during the patients CT. This infographic provides some guidelines on how this may be performed safely.

Infographic - Skin Burn Management in Interventional Radiology

There is a risk of x-ray induced skin injuries during long interventional radiology procedures. This infographic outlines the risk, alert levels and recommended management in the IR room.

ViewIQ-Quick Check - for Service Engineers, Physicists & IT Support (Free)

Designed for Physicists, Engineers, IT support to measure the luminance characterisics of radiology imaging systems. Free software for the automated measurement of luminance on the x-ray equipment image display. Speeding up the process of checking the luminance characteritics of the x-ray equipment during routine service and compliance testing. Access to a standard set of grey patches (TG18-LN, SMPTE) on the monitor of the x-ray equipment is required to make the measurements (not provided), and an X-Rite i1Display (OEC) or i1Display Pro (OEC) photometer. 

ViewIQ-Radiology Pattern Generator (Free)

Designed for Radiologists, Radiographers, Physicists, Engineers and IT support to generate a range of standard radiology test images. AAPM-TG18QC, Black/White patches, TG270-pQC, TG270-sQC, Uniform, black, white, grey, TG18LB test Set, Ideal Viewing angle subjective test.