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What is BUMEDINST 6470.22A?

Navy Radiological Systems Performance Evaluation Program

1

Biological effects of Ionizing Radiation was issued in what year?

1972

2

Patient exposure can also be reduced by assuring that the exainationis performed with what?

Good technique

3

Radiological systems must meet what standards for procurement and intial/periodic evaluation to ensure safe and proper operation?

Federal

4

CO's shall maintain all system evaluation reports for how many years?

3

5

CO's shall maintain structural radiation shielding designs for how long?

Lifetime of the facility

6

The most important factor in reducing what is to avoid the prescription of clinically unproductive examinations?

radiation exposure

7

X-ray examinations involve how many major considerations?

2

8

Who will provide a summary report of each evaluated radiological system to the CO within 30days?

Qualified surveyors

9

Obtain optimum diagnostic information with minimum what?

patient exposure

10

Fixed x-ray units afloat require evaluations at what interval?

24months

11

What executive order charged the EPA to advise the President with respects to radiation matters?

Executive order 10831

12

NAVMEDLOGCOM will notify commands receiving new systems within how many days of contract awards?

10

13

What is the radiological equipment survey request form?

NAVMED 6470/14

14

All radiological systems will be evaluated within how many days of installation and after major repairs?

30

15

Qualified shielding designers will provide completed shielding design within how many days?

30

16

What device should be used with the paralleling technique?

open-ended shielded position-indicating

17

The Navy shall ensure x-ray equipment used in federal facilities are certified by whom?

FDA

18

Dental fixed and portable x-ray units require evaluation at what interval?

36 months

19

X-ray equipment manufactured after what date must be certified?

August 1, 1974

20

Current list of qualified surveyors can be found on what website?

http://radhealth.usuhs.mil

21

Diagnostic radiology accounts for at least what percent?

90

22

Who shall approve and maintain a list of shielding designers qualified to design structural shielding?

NAVENVHLTHCEN

23

CO's will ensure a report of corrective actions is provided to the service command within how many days?

30

24

X-ray units fixed or mobile ashore and on hospital ships are evaluated how often?

annually