AEC


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AEC

 
Atomic Energy Commission.

automatic exposure control

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AEC

In radiology, an ionization chamber or solid-state device that terminates the radiation exposure at a preset level. It is used to optimize radiographic technique and maximize patient safety.
Synonym: phototimer.
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60% of the respondents believe that they are prepared for the impact of AEC.
8220;With over 80 percent of respondents expecting a medium to very high impact from AEC on their businesses, companies need to monitor and strategically analyse the expected consequences of the AEC.
We advise companies to track AEC developments closely and 'think regional,' not just country by country,” said Duncan Falzon, Managing Director at GIA Singapore.