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CENELEC - EN 61331-2

Protective devices against diagnostic medical X-radiation - Part 2: Translucent protective plates

active, Most Current
Organization: CENELEC
Publication Date: 1 October 2014
Status: active
Page Count: 16
ICS Code (Radiographic equipment): 11.040.50
scope:

This part of IEC 61331 applies to TRANSLUCENT PROTECTIVE PLATES used for RADIATION PROTECTION in X-ray diagnosis and in X-ray therapy. It also applies to TRANSLUCENT PROTECTIVE PLATES used for protection against GAMMA RADIATION in nuclear medicine and BRACHYTHERAPY with automatically-controlled AFTERLOADING equipment.

It does not cover other translucent RADIATION PROTECTION materials, e.g.

− leaded glasses or goggles for protection of the OPERATOR'S eyes (eye spectacles),

− leaded face shields, which cover the entire face of the OPERATOR, − PATIENT eye protection, and

− thyroid/neck PROTECTIVE DEVICES. This Part 2 deals with the requirements on

− geometrical accuracy;

− optical quality of the material;

− spectral TRANSMITTANCE;

− radiation ATTENUATION properties;

− marking;

− statement of compliance with this standard.

Document History

EN 61331-2
October 1, 2014
Protective devices against diagnostic medical X-radiation - Part 2: Translucent protective plates
This part of IEC 61331 applies to TRANSLUCENT PROTECTIVE PLATES used for RADIATION PROTECTION in X-ray diagnosis and in X-ray therapy. It also applies to TRANSLUCENT PROTECTIVE PLATES used for...
April 1, 2002
Protective Devices Against Diagnostic Medical X-Radiation Part 2: Protective Glass Plates
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