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Sectra’s Solution for Radiation Dose Monitoring Now Registered with the FDA

July 8, 2013

SHELTON, Connecticut, July 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

International medical imaging IT company, Sectra [http://www.sectra.com/medical ]
(STO: SECT B) has recently registered a new Class 1 software medical device, Sectra
DoseTrack(TM), with the FDA. Sectra DoseTrack provides healthcare professionals,
administrators and medical physicists with a radiation dose solution to collect, store,
monitor and compare radiation dose delivered to patients from medical imaging procedures.

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Sectra DoseTrack is a web-based solution which monitors patient radiation doses and
ensures that they are kept as low as reasonably achievable. The system automatically
collects, stores and monitors data from all connected modalities saving valuable time and
facilitating analysis. This allows for easy tracking and comparison of radiation levels on
modality, examination or patient level. Sectra DoseTrack supports the IHE radiation
exposure monitoring profile, DICOM MPPS, DICOM Radiation Dose Structured Report, Optical
Character Recognition, and manual input. This allows for the connection of any modality to
gain a complete enterprise-wide dose monitoring solution.

Since 2008, Region Skane in Sweden has been using Sectra DoseTrack as a regional
quality system to collate, store and analyze radiation dose monitoring data from more than
two million radiology examinations performed at some 100 radiology modalities.

For more information about Sectra DoseTrack visit


Sectra DoseTrack will be demonstrated in booth #129 at the Association for Medical
Imaging Management (AHRA) and in booth #127 at the American Association of Physicists in
Medicine (AAPM).

About Sectra

With more than 20 years in the business, Sectra develops and sells IT systems and
services for radiology, women’s health, orthopaedics and rheumatology. More than 1,400
hospitals, clinics and imaging centers worldwide use the systems daily, together
performing over 70 million radiology examinations annually. This makes Sectra one of the
world-leading companies within systems for handling digital radiology images. Sectra’s
systems are installed worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.sectra.com

        Contact: Andrea Sowitch, Director of Marketing
        Sectra North America
        E-mail: Andrea.Sowitch@sectra.com
        Phone: +1-203-925-0899 ext 268
        http://www.sectra.com/medical [http://www.futureproofpacs.com ]




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