A proposed protocol for acceptance and constancy control of computed tomography systems: A Nordic Association for Clinical Physics (NACP) work group report

  title={A proposed protocol for acceptance and constancy control of computed tomography systems: A Nordic Association for Clinical Physics (NACP) work group report},
  author={Samuel Kuttner and R. Bujila and M. Kortesniemi and H. Andersson and L. Kull and B. H. {\O}ster{\aa}s and J. Thygesen and Ivanka Sojat Tarp},
  journal={Acta Radiologica},
  pages={188 - 198}
Background Quality assurance (QA) of computed tomography (CT) systems is one of the routine tasks for medical physicists in the Nordic countries. However, standardized QA protocols do not yet exist and the QA methods, as well as the applied tolerance levels, vary in scope and extent at different hospitals. Purpose To propose a standardized protocol for acceptance and constancy testing of CT scanners in the Nordic Region. Material and Methods Following a Nordic Association for Clinical Physics… Expand
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