Study type: Law/recommendation/guideline

Assessment of the safety of magnetic resonance imaging for patients with an active implantable medical device. (REVISED) guideline

International Organization for Standardization (ISO), International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC)
2012, ISO/TS 10974:2012


The technical specification is applicable to implantable parts of active implantable medical devices (AIMDs) intended to be used in patients who undergo a magnetic resonance scan in 1.5 T cylindrical bore. It contains test methods that are applicable to a broad class of AIMDs for the purpose of evaluating device operation against several hazards.

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