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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 12. Health
Agency 5. Department of Health
Chapter 481. Virginia Radiation Protection Regulations

12VAC5-481-3451. Quality assurance for radiation therapy simulation systems.

Quality assurance for a conventional or virtual simulator shall include acceptance testing and periodic verification of system performance and shall be performed in accordance with (i) "Comprehensive QA for Radiation Oncology: AAPM Report No. 46, Report of AAPM Radiation Therapy Committee Task Group No.40" for a conventional simulator or (ii) "Quality assurance for computed tomography simulators and the computed tomography-simulation process: AAPM Report No. 83, Report of the AAPM Radiation Therapy Committee Task Group No. 66" for a virtual simulator.

Statutory Authority

§§ 32.1-12 and 32.1-229 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 32, Issue 17, eff. June 5, 2016.

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