MITA Standards Under Development

New Standards and White Papers:

  • ANSI/MITA 2, Requirements for Servicing of Medical Imaging Equipment (contact Peter Weems)
  • ANSI/MITA 3, Symbols for Medical Imaging (contact Patrick Hope)
  • MITA WP 2, Modification of Display Systems for Medical Imaging Equipment (contact Patrick Hope)
  • MITA WP 1, Computed Tomography Image Quality (CTIQ): Low Contrast Detectability (LCD) Assessment when Using Dose Reduction Technology
  • Coil Heating for Magentic Resonance
  • Medical Imaging Informatics

    (contact Zack Hornberger)

    ANSI/HN 1, Manufacturer Disclosure Statement for Medical Device Security

  • Magnetic Resonance

    (contact Peter Weems)

    MS 10, Determination of Local Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) in Diagnostic Magnetic Resonance Imaging
    MS 4, Acoustic Noise Measurement Procedure for Diagnostic Magnetic Resonance Images
    MS 5, Determination of Special Purpose Coils for Diagnostic Magnetic Resonance Images

  • Molecular Imaging

    (contact Sue Bunning)

    NU 1, Performance Measurements for Gamma Cameras
    NU 2, Performance Measurements of Positron Emission Tomographs (PETs)

  • X-Ray

    (contact Zack Hornberger)

    XR 25, Computed Tomography Dose Check
    XR 26, Access Controls for Computed Tomography—Identification, Interlocks, and Logs
MITA is the secretariat for Digital Imaging and Communication in Medicine, the international standard for medical images and related information. For information about DICOM Standards development efforts, please visit the DICOM website.