David Kirkaldie

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  • David Kirkaldie created an article,

    Introducing Support for PTW Quickcheck Daily QA Device

    Total QA now supports PTW Quickcheck. Simply use the Quickcheck as you do today and Total QA can be configured to pull data from the Quickcheck files. For more details see  Connecting Daily QA Devi...

  • David Kirkaldie created an article,

    Total QA Community Template Library

    Templates can now be shared across the user community. Physicists using Total QA may share their template creations with other Total QA users in the spirit of open exchange of ideas and giving back...

  • David Kirkaldie created an article,

    Sharing Templates with the Total QA Community

    Topics covered in this article include: Introduction Downloading a Template for Local Use Uploading a Template for Community Use Updating a Shared Template Removing a Shared Template Related topi...

  • David Kirkaldie created an article,

    Total QA Now Supports Varian MPC

    Total QA now supports Varian's Machine Performance Check (MPC). MPC is a Varian tool used to quickly verify the operation of TrueBeam and Halcyon linacs. The MPC is intended to be used with the Var...

  • David Kirkaldie created an article,

    Varian Machine Performance Check (MPC) Import

    Introduction Configuration Adding Tests to QA Templates      TrueBeam MPC Version 2.5      TrueBeam MPC Version 2.7      Halcyon MPC All Versions Importing MPC Data Introduction MPC is a Varian too...

  • David Kirkaldie created an article,

    Introduction

    Workflow The Equipment Hub (EH) is a Windows service that is installed on the client’s server to communicate and retrieve data from QA devices. In some cases, the equipment hub reads from the devic...

  • David Kirkaldie created an article,

    Introducing VMAT Tests 2 and 3

    VMAT tests 2 and 3 are tests of the VMAT (Volume Modulated Arc Therapy) system’s ability to deposit a constant dose while varying parameters such as dose rate, rotational velocity, and leaf speed. ...

  • David Kirkaldie created an article,

    Varian VMAT Test 2 and 3

    Introduction Measurement Summary Instructions Available Tests Naming Convention Image Acquisition Suggestions Detailed Discussion of Measurements Sample Files     Introduction VMAT tests 2 and 3 ar...

  • David Kirkaldie created an article,

    Introducing Incident Learning System (ILS)

    Total QA has incorporated an Incident Learning System (ILS). ILS provides a mechanism to capture incidents where an adverse outcome occurred or had the potential to occur, analyze it alongside sali...

  • David Kirkaldie created an article,

    Review or Manage an Incident

    To view existing ILS incidents, click ILS on the left pane and then click the View incident list button in the upper left corner of the screen. Below is an example of the Manage Incidents screen: ...