Leeds to PixMAM

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Description

PIXMAM is a digital mammography image quality phantom, consisting of a number of stacked PMMA plates with a sensitive tolerance that according to the test criteria meets the following standards.
• NHSBSP pub. 604-3: 2009
• NHSBSP pub. 702-1: 2007
• EUREF 4th edition of the European guidelines for quality assurance in breast cancer screening and diagnosis
PIXMAM consists of PMMA plates with the following dimensions:
• (1 pc) 300 x 240 x 20mm (with an encapsulated 99.99% Al foil)
• (2 pc) 300 x 240 x 20mm
• (1 pc) 300 x 240 x 10mm
• (1 pc) 300 x 240 x 5mm

Features

PIXMAM can conduct the following tests:

  • Automatic exposure control (AEC) checks
  • Detector homogeneity
  • SNR
  • Contrast ratio