IEC 60601-2-17:1989 Withdrawn

Medical electrical equipment. Part 2: Particular requirements for the safety of remote-controlled automatically-driven gamma-ray afterloading equipment


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This publication establishes particular requirements for the safety of remote-controlled automatically-driven electromedical equipment for gamma-ray therapy of human subjects using afterloading. Its specifications include requirements for equipment which contain and use only gamma-ray sealed radioactive sources and which automatically drive such sources. It does not apply to neutron radioactive sources.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date1989-09-29
Available language(s)English/French, Spanish
TC/SCTC 62/SC 62C - Equipment for radiotherapy, nuclear medicine and radiation dosimetryrss
ICS11.040.60 - Therapy equipment
19.100 - Non-destructive testing
File size2811 KB

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