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Document ID (ISN)112384
CIS number 12-0276
Year 2007
Convention or series no.
Title Protocol for the quality control and assurance of the system of production of radiographies for the diagnosis of pneumoconiosis
Original title Protocolo de control y garantía de calidad del sistema de producción de imágenes radiológicas para el diagnostico de neumoconiosis [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Instituto de Salud Pública de Chile, Departamento Salud Ocupacional y Contaminación Ambiental , av. Marathon 1000, Ñuñoa, Santiago 7780050, Chile, Feb. 2007, 18p. 20 ref.
Internet access Protocolo_de_control_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in Spanish]
Abstract This protocol for the quality control and assurance of hospital radiology services involved in the diagnosis of pneumoconiosis is based on the recommendations of the International Atomic Energy Agency. The proposed procedures concern medical equipment including X-ray generators, development processes, darkroom techniques and display systems.
Descriptors (primary) Chile; IAEA; ionizing radiation; quality control; chest radiography; radiation protection; radiological services; hospitals
Descriptors (secondary) ILO; WHO; pneumoconiosis; limitation of exposure; safe working methods; public OSH institutions
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceChile
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Radiation
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Ionizing radiation
Health care services
Occupational health services