PIXMAM is a digital mammography image quality phantom comprising a stack of finely toleranced PMMA plates.
PIXMAM comprises PMMA plates of dimensions; *
- (1pc) 300 x 240 x 20mm
(including encapsulated 99.99% 0.20x10x10mm Al foil)
- (2pc) 300 x 240 x 20mm
- (1pc) 300 x 240 x 10mm
- (1pc) 300 x 240 x 5mm
PIXMAM allows the following tests to be conducted;
- AEC checks
- detector homogeneity
* PIXMAM is also available in a semi-circular 250mm diameter design as pictured.
Conforms to 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