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SHELTON, Connecticut, July 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
International medical imaging IT company, Sectra (SECT-B.ST) has recently registered a new Class 1 software medical device, Sectra DoseTrack™, with the FDA. Sectra DoseTrack provides healthcare professionals, administrators and medical physicists with a radiation dose solution to collect, store, monitor and compare radiation dose delivered to patients from medical imaging procedures.
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Sectra DoseTrack is a web-based solution which monitors patient radiation doses and ensures that they are kept as low as reasonably achievable. The system automatically collects, stores and monitors data from all connected modalities saving valuable time and facilitating analysis. This allows for easy tracking and comparison of radiation levels on modality, examination or patient level. Sectra DoseTrack supports the IHE radiation exposure monitoring profile, DICOM MPPS, DICOM Radiation Dose Structured Report, Optical Character Recognition, and manual input. This allows for the connection of any modality to gain a complete enterprise-wide dose monitoring solution.
Since 2008, Region Skåne in Sweden has been using Sectra DoseTrack as a regional quality system to collate, store and analyze radiation dose monitoring data from more than two million radiology examinations performed at some 100 radiology modalities.
For more information about Sectra DoseTrack visit http://www.sectra.com/medical/dosetrack
Sectra DoseTrack will be demonstrated in booth #129 at the Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) and in booth #127 at the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM).
With more than 20 years in the business, Sectra develops and sells IT systems and services for radiology, women's health, orthopaedics and rheumatology. More than 1,400 hospitals, clinics and imaging centers worldwide use the systems daily, together performing over 70 million radiology examinations annually. This makes Sectra one of the world-leading companies within systems for handling digital radiology images. Sectra's systems are installed worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.sectra.com.
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