Medical electrical equipment – Medical electron accelerators – Guidelines for functional performance characteristics
|Publication Date:||1 July 2008|
|ICS Code (Radiographic equipment):||11.040.50|
This technical report applies to medical ELECTRON ACCELERATORS when used, for therapy purposes, in human medical practice.
This technical report applies to medical ELECTRON ACCELERATORS which deliver a RADIATION BEAM of either X-RADIATION or ELECTRON RADIATION with NOMINAL ENERGIES in the range 1 MeV to 50 MeV at maximum ABSORBED DOSE RATES between 0,001 Gy s-1 and 1 Gy s-1 at 1 m from the RADIATION SOURCE and at NORMAL TREATMENT DISTANCES between 50 cm and 200 cm from the RADIATION SOURCE.