DRL-curves for paediatrics GI-tract radiography and voiding cystourethrogram

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DRL-curves for paediatrics GI-tract radiography and voiding cystourethrogram. / Smans, Kristien; Vanhavere, Filip; Bosmans, Hilde; Marchal, Guy.

Biomedizinische Technik. Vol. 2 Berlin, Germany, 2005. p. 1305-1306.

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Smans, K, Vanhavere, F, Bosmans, H & Marchal, G 2005, DRL-curves for paediatrics GI-tract radiography and voiding cystourethrogram. in Biomedizinische Technik. vol. 2, Berlin, Germany, pp. 1305-1306, ICMP 2005 - 14th International Conference of Medical Physics, Nuremberg, Germany, 2005-09-14.

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Smans, K., Vanhavere, F., Bosmans, H., & Marchal, G. (2005). DRL-curves for paediatrics GI-tract radiography and voiding cystourethrogram. In Biomedizinische Technik (Vol. 2, pp. 1305-1306). Berlin, Germany.

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Smans K, Vanhavere F, Bosmans H, Marchal G. DRL-curves for paediatrics GI-tract radiography and voiding cystourethrogram. In Biomedizinische Technik. Vol. 2. Berlin, Germany. 2005. p. 1305-1306

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Smans, Kristien ; Vanhavere, Filip ; Bosmans, Hilde ; Marchal, Guy. / DRL-curves for paediatrics GI-tract radiography and voiding cystourethrogram. Biomedizinische Technik. Vol. 2 Berlin, Germany, 2005. pp. 1305-1306

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abstract = "The Euratom directive 97/43 and the Belgian Royal Decree of July 20, 2001 impose today the application of the ALARA principle in particular also in rooms for paediatric radiology. Within this framework, a dose study is started to assess the patient doses for three common paediatric procedures and to set some preliminary dose ref-erence levels (DRL). For upper GI-tract radiography, lower GI-tract radiography and voiding cystourethrogram exposure-parameters (kVp, mAs), dose-parameters (DAP-value) and patient related parameters (age and weight) were registered for at least 100 patients. Because all three procedures are fluoroscopy guided, also fluoroscopy-time was registered. For lower GI-tract radiography and voiding cystourethrogram there is a linear relationship between DAP and fluoroscopy-time and there is an exponential relationship between DAP and patient weight. For upper GI-tract no such relations exist. For this procedure patient cooperation has a dominating influence. For lower GI-tract radiography and custourethrogram it was possible to set DRL-curve.",
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