|ECR 2019 / C-2411||
|An investigation on the appropriateness of Exposure Index (EI) calibration and Exposure Index target (EIT) values as a method of ensuring diagnostic image quality and optimum patient exposures in Digital Radiography.|
To have standardised terminology across all DR equipment in one Hospital Trust which will act as a visual indicator to the radiographer that the image is correctly exposed and within national Dose Reference Levels (DRL’s)
[i] To test if EI and DI was appropriately calibrated in 8 DR rooms across multiple sites in a busy Hospital Trust in the UK.
[ii] To investigate if IEC 62494-1 would give the radiographer a reliable visual indicator of a correctly exposed image.
[iii] To identify if examination doses for the five body parts were below national DRLs.
Thematically related posters
ECR 2019 / C-1996
Internship supervisors' perception of the radiography students in clinical environment