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McKenna C, Wade R, Faria R, et al. EOS 2D/3D X-ray Imaging System: A Systematic Review and Economic Evaluation. Southampton (UK): NIHR Journals Library; 2012 Mar. (Health Technology Assessment, No. 16.14.)

List of abbreviations

2D

two-dimensional

3D

three-dimensional

ALARA

as low as reasonably achievable

AP

anteroposterior

CEDIT

Comité d'Évaluation et de Diffusion des Innovations Technologique (Committee for the Evaluation and Diffusion of Innovative Technologies)

CI

confidence interval

cGy

centigray

CR

computed radiography

CRCE

Centre for Radiation, Chemical and Environmental Hazard

CRD

Centre for Reviews and Dissemination

CT

computed tomography

DR

digital radiography

EAG

external assessment group

ELR

excess lifetime risk

ERR

excess relative risk

ESAK

entrance surface air kerma

ESD

entrance surface dose

Gy

gray

HES

Hospital Episode Statistics

HPA

Health Protection Agency

ICD-10

International Classification of Diseases, 10th Edition

ICER

incremental cost-effectiveness ratio

ICRP

International Commission on Radiological Protection

LAR

lifetime attributable risk

LAT

lateral

mGy

milligray

mSv

millisievert

NICE

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence

NPDD

National Patient Dose Database

OSLD

optically stimulated luminescence dosimeter

PA

posteroanterior

QALY

quality-adjusted life-year

QoL

quality of life

RR

relative risk

SD

standard deviation

Sv

sievert

SMR

standardised mortality ratio

TA1

throughput assumption 1

TA2

throughput assumption 2

TA3

throughput assumption 3

UNSCEAR

United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation

All abbreviations that have been used in this report are listed here unless the abbreviation is well known (e.g. NHS), or it has been used only once, or it is a non-standard abbreviation used only in figures/tables/appendices, in which case the abbreviation is defined in the figure legend or in the notes at the end of the table.

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EOS 2D/3D X-ray Imaging System: A Systematic Review and Economic Evaluation.
Health Technology Assessment, No. 16.14.
McKenna C, Wade R, Faria R, et al.
Southampton (UK): NIHR Journals Library; 2012 Mar.

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