Mammography

TOMO IQ

TOMO IQ is a set of image quality phantoms for testing of tomosynthesis mammography systems.

This phantom set has been designed according to the EUREF Protocol Breast Tomosynthesis Quality Control Protocol Version 1.0

TOMO IQ comprises

PMMA plates produced to a 1% tolerance on thickness:

  • (1pc) 300 x 240 x 5mm plate with 25 embedded spheres (1mm dia.)
  • (1pc) 300 x 240 x 20mm plate with embedded 99.99% 10x10mm Al foil
  • (1pc) 300 x 240 x 5mm plate
  • (1pc) 300 x 240 x 10mm plates
  • (2pc) 300 x 240 x 20mm plates

 

  • TORMAM phantom
  • NPS Aluminium filter
  • MTF stainless steel edge
  • Stainless steel protective filter
  • X-ray Rulers (x4)
  • PMMA 200x10x10mm (x2)
  • PMMA 20x40x2mm (x7)

This phantom enables:

  • AEC checks
  • Detector homogeneity
  • Geometric distortion
  • SNR
  • CNR
  • Image resolution
  • Z-resolution

Conforms to standards:

EUREF Protocol Breast Tomosynthesis Quality Control Protocol Version 1.0