Entries by Charalambos Yiannakkaras

EFOMP Draft Policy Statement No. 15: Recommended Guidelines on the Role of the Medical Physicist within the Hospital Governance Board

Please find  a new Policy Statement with the title “The European Federation of Organisations for Medical Physics Policy Statement No. 15: Recommended Guidelines on the Role of the Medical Physicist within the Hospital Governance Board”, for your comments.

The Deadline for your comments and additional data of the Policy Statement is the 31st October 2014.

ECMP-2014

Αγαπητοί φίλοι,

Ακολουθεί ανακοίνωση-πρόσκληση για το 8ο Ευρωπαϊκό Συνέδριο Ιατρικής Φυσικής που θα πραγματοποιηθεί στην Αθήνα. Η ανακοίνωση είναι πολύ πρόσφατη και εξ΄όσων έχω πληροφορηθεί παρά το γεγονός ότι αναφέρεται η 30η Απριλίου ως καταληκτική ημερομηνία για την  υποβολή abstracts έχει δοθεί παράταση μέχρι τις 10 του Μάη.…

EFOMP WG on CBCT CT Quality Control Unification

Dear Colleagues,

Current guidelines for image quality control regard CT and CBCT as different entities, although the
test parameters are the same: resolution, noise, contrast, homogeneity, CT number uniformity (or
image density values) and artefacts.

For image quality evaluation, the recently developed technology for CBCT has triggered the use of
objective measures, such as contrast-to-noise ratio and Fourier measures, instead of subjective
measures like contrast-detail objects and bar patterns.…