Encyclopedia of Radiation Oncology

2013 Edition
| Editors: Luther W. Brady, Theodore E. Yaeger

Accredited Dosimetry Calibration Laboratory (ADCL)

  • Jay E. ReiffEmail author
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85516-3_765

Definition

A laboratory which provides calibration services for most radiation measurement instrumentation available in the medical or health physics community. Every piece of equipment used in this laboratory has its calibration directly traceable to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Radiation OncologyCollege of Medicine, Drexel UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA