Configuring Dose Notifications Somaris X
Configuring Dose Notifications Somaris X
Configuring Dose Notifications Job Aid SOMARIS X VA30 CT SOMATOM go.VA30; CT SOMATOM X.cite VA30 This job aid will walk you through the steps to configure dose notifications on SOMATOM go. or SOMATOM X.cite with VA30 software. For each scan range, you can set a threshold for CTDIvol and DLP in the scan parameters-dose tab. Dose Timing Config Physio Scan Contrast - uality 120 KV KV TDIvol [mGy] DLP [mGy*cm] Shaped Filter Dose Notification Dose Notification ref. CTDI [mGy] ref. DLP [mGy*cm] 120 Standard 0.00 0.0 NOTE: • The dose notification monitors the CTDIvol as well as the DLP for each scan range and informs you if the specified notification values will be exceeded when performing the scan. • When there is a potential for the threshold to be exceeded, the corresponding scan range and parameters displays a yellow warning icon and a dose notification dialog message box opens. • The user can decide to proceed with scan they way it is, or to change parameters to keep dose under prescribed notification value. Comment maybe entered in diagnostic reason field for tracking purposes. Dose Notification × Dose Notification O Dose values exceed their configured notification values. Notification Configured Unit Notification Value Applied Value CTDIvol |(32 cm) 19.00 mGy Thorax DLP 169.9 234.9 mGy*cm DLP 169.9 mGy cm norax Diagnostic Reason Obese Confirm Cancel SIEMENS Master Template Effective Date: 3/5/2020 | HOOD05162003074494 Job Aid Effective Date: 11/24/2020 | HOOD05162003145065 Healthineers Page 1 of 3 Job Aid | Configuring Dose Notifcations SOMARIS X Effective Date: 11/24/2020 | HOOD05162003145065 Reviewing Dose Alert Information To review dose alert information for a specific scan event: Step 1: Select dose report series on the patient browser. Step 2: Right mouse button select on image stamp to get menu. Step 3: Select Display DICOM Header to access info. Open Open wi Display DICOM Header ? x Serie Study Ar + Series Number Series Description Modality # Instances in ... Series Archived Exporte 2020.06.08-22:22:51-DST-Trauma (18/11/1858) 1 0.60 CT 2 0,60 CT Number of X-Ray Sources 1 X-Ray sources 502 Patent Protocol CT 503 Dase Report SR CT X-Ray Source Parameters: 504 Examination Report SR Identification of the X-Ray Source: "A" Maximum X-Ray Tube Current: 60 mA X-Ray Tube Current: 60 mA CT Dose: Mean CTDIvol: 0.01 mGy CTDIw Phantom Type: [113691,DCM, IEC Body Dosimetry Phantom] 0 Open View as Read-Only Dose Check Alert Details: Q Open with DLP Alert Value Configured: [R-0038D SRT,'No'] CTDIvol Alert Value Configured [R-0038D,SRT, Yes'] View as Reac-Only with CTDIvol Alert Value: 1000 mGycm Accumulated DLP Forward Estimate: 1 37 mGycm Set Archive state Accumulated CTDIvol Forward Estimate: 0.02 mGy Instances Correct Reason for Proceeding Person Name: Split to New Series Person Role in Procedure: [113850,DCM,"Irradiation Authorizing'] h iil lil Delete Del Dose Check Notification Details: DLP Notification Value Configured: [R-0038D, SRT,'Nc'] Display DICOM Header CTDIvol Notification Value Configured: [R-C038D,SRT,'No'] DLP Forward Estimate: 0.87 mGycm CTDIvol Forward Estimate: 0.01 mGy Reason for Proceeding Comment: "Internal technical scan parameters: Organ Characteristic = Thorax, Body Size = Adult, Body Region = X-ray Modulation Type = CFF OFF, Sn Filter (Tube B) = no" Device Role in Procedure: [113859,DOM, Irradiating Device] Device Mantifacturar "CICMERC" SIEMENS Master Template Effective Date: 3/5/2020 | HOOD05162003074494 Job Aid Effective Date: 11/24/2020 | HOOD05162003145065 Healthineers Page 2 of 3 Job Aid | Configuring Dose Notifcations SOMARIS X Effective Date: 11/24/2020 | HOOD05162003145065 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 2020 Siemens Healthineers Headquarters Siemens Healthcare GmbH Henkestr. 127 91052 Erlangen, Germany Phone: +49 9131 84-0 siemens-healthineers.com SIEMENS Master Template Effective Date: 3/5/2020 | HOOD05162003074494 Job Aid Effective Date: 11/24/2020 | HOOD05162003145065 Healthineers Page 3 of 3
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