The following reports are available for the DIR. Click a report link for more information.


Published Aggregate Reports

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What does the Report Show?

Freq.

Users

DIR Executive Summary and QCDR Preview

Aggregated statistics for adult and pediatric exams for facility compared to entire registry, for selected high-volume exams


Preview of QCDR reports


Sample DIR Executive Summary and QCDR Preview report

Quarterly

All



Interactive Aggregate Reports

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What does the Report Show?

Freq.

Users

Corporate Excel Report


CTDIvol, Dose Length Product (DLP), and Size-Specific Dose Estimate (SSDE) statistics with data for each facility and the corporate account compared to all DIR sites. Historical trend data provided by month, quarter, or semiannual period.


Data are formatted for download to .CSV file, using layout similar to reports previously formatted in Excel.

Ad hoc

All

Facility Excel Report

CTDIvol, Dose Length Product (DLP), and Size-Specific Dose Estimate (SSDE) statistics with comparisons to all DIR sites and one other user-selected peer group. Also includes historical data for facility by month, quarter, or semiannual period.


Data are formatted for download to .CSV file, using layout similar to reports previously formatted in Excel.

DIR Leapfrog Report

Dose Length Product (DLP) data formatted for the Leapfrog Hospital Survey, Section #9B, Pediatric CT Radiation Dose.


Data formatted for download to .PDF suitable for printing.



Online Reports

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What does the Report Show?

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Users

Exam Detail

Patient exam details, including irradiation events, not available in other reports; useful for identifying outliers or details for a specific exam

Ad hoc

All except Corporate Account Admin. and Service users


Summary of Irradiation Events

The series reported and the corresponding CTDIvol and Dose Length Product (DLP) for each exam event

DIR Interactive Reports

Interactive query interface with a variety of reports and charts using data for study descriptions mapped to to RadLex Playbook IDs (RPIDs); head exams standardized to 16cm phantoms and body exams standardized to 32cm phantoms, with timing runs excluded


Each report is described separately, below

Ad hoc

Exam Search

Exam data by age group, date, scanner, and exam type (using standardized RPID or study description)

Scatterplot Over Time


Scatterplot chart of unit of measure (CTDIvol, DLP, or SSDE) by exam date with registry benchmarks, useful for identifying outliers and confirming localizer transmission

Boxplot by Scanner

Boxplot of mean, median, max, min, and quartile values for selected unit of measure for selected scanners, with registry benchmarks

Boxplot by RPID/Study Description

Boxplot of mean, median, max, min, and quartile values for selected unit of measure for selected exams with registry benchmarks, using either standardized RPIDs or facility study description names

CT Summary Comparison

Table with selected exam data for facility compared to peer facilities and the entire registry

All

CT Dose Information by Exam

Total CTDIvol and Dose Length Product (DLP) for exams

CT Summary of Data Submitted

Total number of exams and scans reported for facility for specified time period; this report helps users confirm data are flowing to the DIR correctly

CT Facility Summary

Summary counts of exams by RPID, Study Description, Scanner, Facility, and Date Added to registry.

CT Facility Comparison

Interactive version of Facility Excel Report (above).


CTDIvol, Dose Length Product (DLP), and Size-Specific Dose Estimate (SSDE) statistics with comparisons to all DIR sites. Color-coded formatting and interactive highlighting and capability to drill-down to individual exams for selected exam, as well as long-term trends by quarter.


All except Corporate Account Admin. and Service users


Fluoro Summary of Data Submitted

Summary counts and listing of exams for DIR Fluoro pilot participants.


All (pilot participants only)