The linearity of x-ray devices radiation output and its relationship with patient thickness
Utilization of X-rays in the medical field is one way to improve public health. X-rays are one of the applications of radiation for radio diagnostics. X-ray examination using X-rays can provide information about the human body without the need for surgery. In the use of radiation technology it is realized that in addition to its use for radio diagnostics, X-rays harm the environment and living things around them, especially radiation workers. The impact that can result in cancer due to the accumulation of radiation dose exposure received by the body exceeds the specified threshold dose. Therefore safety standard guidelines that contain basic requirements for quality control (Quality Control -QC) must be obeyed. One of the test activities included in the QC program is the linearity test of X-ray radiation output.
Akhadi, M. (2000). Fundamentals of Radiation Protection, First Printing, Jakarta, PT. Rineka Cipta.
Carrol Q. B. (1985). Principle of Radiographic Exposure Processing and Quality Control, Third Edition, USA, Charles C, Thomas Publisher.
Chamber, H. (1983). Introduction to Health Physics, (translated by Achmad Toekiman), Semarang, IKIP Press.
Istiyanto, J. E., (2015). Regulation of the Head of the Nuclear Power Supervisory Agency Number 15 of 2015 Concerning Radiation Safety in Production of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiological X-rays. BAPETEN Jakarta.
Mukminah, N. R., Iswandi, & Ihsan. (2010). Linearity Analysis of Radiation Outputs on Mobile X-Ray Using Piranha, Journal of Science and Technology, UIN Hasanudin Makasar.
Oktavina, R. (2009). Strategic Management Model for Micro and Small Snack Food Business Performance Evaluation. Business Economics Scientific Journal, 14(2).
Rahayu, A. (2007). Comparison of Output Characteristics Between the Toshiba X-ray Model DRX-1824B and the Toshiba Model DRX-1603B. Journal of Science and Technology, UIN Hasanudin Makasar.
Sianturi, H. A., Rianna, M., Sembiring, T., & Situmorang, M. (2018). Measurement and Analysis of Output Radiation Dose on X-Ray Device over 10 Years at Hospitals in Medan City. Journal of Aceh Physics Society, 7(1), 1-5.
Sutapa, G. N., Yuliara, I. M., & Ratini, N. N. (2018). Verification of dosage and radiation delivery time breast cancer (Mammae Ca) with ISIS TPS. International Journal of Health Sciences, 2(2), 78-88. https://doi.org/10.29332/ijhs.v2n2.174
Vallejo, R. S. R., Gámez, M. R., Espinales, A. M. S., & Pérez, A. V. (2019). Effects of thermal radiation using wood stoves on population health. International Research Journal of Management, IT and Social Sciences, 6(5), 1-8. https://doi.org/10.21744/irjmis.v6n5.656
Winata, D. O. (2009). Diagnostic X-Ray Factor Backscatter Coefficient in the ROR Range (Radiation Qualities in Radiodiagnostic).
Copyright (c) 2019 International journal of physical sciences and engineering
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Articles published in the International Journal of Physical Sciences and Engineering (IJPSE) are available under Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives Licence (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). Authors retain copyright in their work and grant IJPSE right of first publication under CC BY-NC-ND 4.0. Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of articles in this journal, and to use them for any other lawful purpose.
Articles published in IJPSE can be copied, communicated and shared in their published form for non-commercial purposes provided full attribution is given to the author and the journal. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgment of its initial publication in this journal.
This copyright notice applies to articles published in IJPSE volumes 4 onwards. Please read about the copyright notices for previous volumes under Journal History.