Luminos TF/mFD: Detector Calibration

Luminos TF/mFD: Detector Calibration step by step

Luminos TF/mFD: Detector Calibration Radiography 1. Detector calibration needs to be performed every 365 days or when the Detector Calibration icon is displayed in the upper right corner of the monitor. 2. From the main Patient tab, select the Settings subtask Pateet Sonnge card. 3. Click on the User Settings icon, then click on the Flat Detector Info tab. - 4. Select Calibrate. Set the SID at 200 cm (place the detec- tor on the floor). Make sure there is nothing in the x-ray beam and collimate to the edges of the detector. The kV will be automatically set. 5. Once the parameters are set, click the OK icon. V 6. When the system is ready to begin, the Calibration win- Ready to start dow will indicate it is ready for an exposure. A total of 4 calibration. Please expose exposures are required for a calibration. 7. Calibration is finished when the message “mFD calibrat- ed successfully” appears. Click the OK icon. V SIEMENS Healthineers Job Aid | Luminos TF/mFD: Detector Calibration Effective Date: 8/23/2016 | 382 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