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Table 5 Frequency of safety checks of examination room and equipment performed by radiographers presented by country (n = frequency; (%) = percentage)

From: Characterization of radiographers’ mammography practice in five European countries: a pilot study

Safety and function checks of examination room and equipment Estonia Finland Norway Portugal Switzerland Total
Never 0 3 (8) 1 (11) 3 (17) 15 (23) 22 (16)
Daily 1 (12) 7 (18) 1 (11) 11 (61) 19 (29) 39 (28)
Weekly 6 (76) 7 (18) 6 (67) 1 (6) 11 (17) 31 (22)
Monthly 0 4 (11) 0 1 (6) 5 (8) 10 (7)
Quarterly, semi-annually or annually 1 (12) 17 (45) 1 (11) 2 (10) 16 (13) 27 (17)