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Task Group No. 261 - Quality control methodology for low-dose dental and maxillofacial CBCT systems (TG261)

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  • To establish a metholdology for assessment, evaluation and quality control of dental and maxillofacial CBCT imaging systems.  The methology will include detail procedures and techniques for:
    • facility shielding design requirements,
    • image quality testing,
    • dose estimate measurements like ("CTDI-like" or other dose index) and,
    • radiation safety of these systems.
  • This TG will work on homogenizing the variety of individualized tests that are available for each different system in the market.
  • This TG will establish a set of consistent image quality and dose estimate tolerances and guidelines for these systems.
  • Development of routine QC program for these systems.
Bylaws:Not Referenced.Rules: Not Referenced.
Approved Date(s)5/8/2014
Committee Keywords: TG261

Board of Directors
Science Council  [Status]
Imaging Physics  [Status]
Radiography and Fluoroscopy SC  [Status]
TG261 - Quality control methodology for low-dose dental and maxillofacial CBC...  [Status]
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Dimitris Mihailidis
Task Group Chair

2019 Roster

(dates shown below are start and end dates of position.)

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VOTING AppointmentsThere are 10 voting members.

up-to-dateRay A. Carlson, MS

12/14/2015 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateWilliam W. DeForest, MS

6/3/2014 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateEric L. Gingold, PhD

7/18/2016 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateJoel E. Gray, PhD

6/3/2014 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateKerry T. Krugh, PhD

9/24/2014 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateRichard J. Massoth, PhD

11/27/2017 - 12/31/2020 Member

up-to-dateDimitris N. Mihailidis Ph.D., PhD

5/8/2014 - 12/31/2019 Task Group Chair

up-to-dateRobert J. Pizzutiello Jr., MS

6/3/2014 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateJohn Rong, PhD

7/31/2014 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateDavid C. Spelic, PhD

9/6/2016 - 12/31/2019 Member
NON-VOTING AppointmentsThere are 1 non-voting members and guests.

up-to-dateAndreas Stratis Ph.D., MS

12/14/2015 - 12/31/2019 Consultant (nonvoting)
STAFF Appointed to CommitteeThere are 0 staff.