AAU & DFM Select Weekly Tube Warm Up

This Step by Step will guide the User in the process for the suggested Weekly
Tube warm up.

AAU/DFM Select: Weekly Tube Warm Up XPRF Weekly Tube Warm up Procedure: For all exposures:  Close the collimator blades  Set the mAs to 20.0  Set the kVp and mA(see below), take the X-ray’s, wait 30 seconds between each exposure. 1. Select the correct Generator from the table below and perform exposures 1 through 7. mA station table Exp. kVp Generator Generator 400S 650S 1 50 500 630 2 70 500 630 3 90 400 630 4 110 320 500 5 125 320 500 6* 140 250 500 7* 150 250 500 Note: Only for systems that have a tube and a generator capable of 150kVp/65kW. * If so, perform Exposures 6 and 7. SIEMENS Healthineers Job Aid | Weekly Tube Warm up Effective Date: 10/01/2018 | Quality HOOD05162002955175 Please note that the learning material is for training purposes only! For the proper use of the software or hardware, please always use the Operator Manual or Instructions for Use (hereinafter collectively “Operator Manual”) issued by Siemens Healthineers. This material is to be used as training material only and shall by no means substitute the Operator Manual. Any material used in this training will not be updated on a regular basis and does not necessarily reflect the latest version of the software and hardware available at the time of the training. The Operator's Manual shall be used as your main reference, in particular for relevant safety information like warnings and cautions. Note: Some functions shown in this material are optional and might not be part of your system. Certain products, product related claims or functionalities (hereinafter collectively “Functionality”) may not (yet) be commercially available in your country. Due to regulatory requirements, the future availability of said Functionalities in any specific country is not guaranteed. Please contact your local Siemens Healthineers sales representative for the most current information. The reproduction, transmission or distribution of this training or its contents is not permitted without express written authority. Offenders will be liable for damages. All names and data of patients, parameters and configuration dependent designations are fictional and examples only. All rights, including rights created by patent grant or registration of a utility model or design, are reserved. Copyright © Siemens Healthcare GmbH ………………………………………………………… Siemens Healthineers Headquarters Siemens Healthcare GmbH Henkestr. 127 91052 Erlangen, Germany Telephone: +49 9131 84-0 Siemens Healthineers Services Page 2 of 2 © Siemens Healthcare GmbH, 2017