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Task Group No. 284 - Magnetic Resonance Imaging Simulation in Radiotherapy: Considerations for Clinical Implementation, Optimization, and Quality Assurance

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Charge
  1. Define the requirements of an MR simulator including considerations for equipment selection, facility design and siting, and personnel and their roles;
  2. Describe general, patient-specific, and device MR safety considerations;
  3. Provide recommendations on RT-specific MR clinical workflows and acquisition protocols, including approaches for distortion and motion management;
  4. Outline recommended acceptance, commissioning and periodic QA for MR simulators (with emphasis on RT-specific QA tasks) following TG-100 principles, including defining the personnel effort required.
Bylaws:Not Referenced.Rules: Not Referenced.
Approved Date(s)Start: 6/20/2016
End: 12/31/2018
Committee Keywords: TG284
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Therapy Physics  [Status]
Therapy Imaging SC  [Status]
Imaging for Treatment Planning  [Status]
TG284 - Magnetic Resonance Imaging Simulation in Radiotherapy: Considerations for Clinical Implementation, Optimization, and Quality Assurance [Status]
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Chairs

Carri Glide-Hurst
Task Group Co-Chair

Eric Paulson
Task Group Co-Chair


2017 Roster

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VOTING AppointmentsThere are 10 members and guests.
James M. Balter, PhD

6/16/2016  Member
up-to-date
John E. Bayouth, PhD

6/16/2016  Member
up-to-date
Carri K. Glide-Hurst, PhD

6/16/2016  Task Group Co-Chair
up-to-date
Yanle Hu, PhD

6/16/2016  Member
no coi on file
Kiaran P. McGee, PhD

6/16/2016  Member
up-to-date
Eric S. Paulson, PhD

6/16/2016  Task Group Co-Chair
up-to-date
Neelam Tyagi, PhD

6/16/2016  Member
out-of-date
NON-VOTING Appointments
Yue Cao, PhD

6/16/2016  Consultant (nonvoting)
out-of-date
Robert A. Cormack, PhD

6/16/2016  Consultant (nonvoting)
up-to-date
Rojano Kashani, DPhil

6/16/2016  Consultant (nonvoting)
up-to-date

None Appointed