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Recommended ultrasound field safety classification for medical diagnostic devices GPG50

The aim of this Guide is to provide some basic principles for assessing the safety of medical diagnostic ultrasonic fields, a topic of great importance to the patient, clinical user and manufacturer. The principles laid down are based on the quantitative assessment of two important biophysical end-points, temperature rise and the likelihood of cavitation taking place. 

26 May 2020


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