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



What does the Report Show?



Summary of Data Submitted

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

Ad hoc


Dose Information by Exam

Detailed data on origin of exams, as well CTDIvol and Dose Length Product (DLP) per exam

Summary of Irradiation Events

CTDIvol, DLP, and SSDE for each scan or series as separate values

Exam Detail

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

CTDIvol Over Time

CTDIvol Box Plot

Online charts summarizing CTDIvol results in scatter plot and box plot charts

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

For facilities with Master-Child hierarchy, PDF copies of each facility’s report are available for download from the Master facility account

Sample DIR Executive Summary and QCDR Preview report


DIR Leapfrog Report

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

Sample DIR Leapfrog Report


Facility Excel Report

SSDE, CTDIvol, and DLP tables, with color coding highlighting median values above 75th or below 25th percentiles for registry

Separate report provided for facilities with Master-Child hierarchy, with data for each site and all sites combined

Sample Facility Excel Report


Standardized Dose Index Reports

Interactive query interface with a variety of reports and charts using data for study descriptions mapped to to RadLex Playbook IDs (RPIDs); each report is described separately, below

Ad hoc

Standardized Exam Search

Exam data by age group, date, scanner, and exam type (using standardized RPID or study description); link to detailed report available for each exam

Standardized Scatter Plot Over Time

Scatter plot chart plotting unit of measure (CTDIvol, DLP, or SSDE) by exam date, useful for identifying outliers and confirming localizer transmission

Standardized Box Plot by Scanner

Box Plot showing mean, median, max, min, and quartile values for selected unit of measure for selected scanners

Standardized Box Plot by RPID/Study Description

Box Plot showing mean, median, max, min, and quartile values for selected unit of measure for selected exams, using either standardized RPIDs or facility study description names

Summary Comparison

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