44:03:01:08.04.  Equipment standards for medical fluoroscopic spot film devices. Any medical fluoroscopic spot film device shall meet the following requirements:

          (1)  The device shall provide for the adjustment to the size of the spot film selected that is between the source and the patient. Such an adjustment shall be automatically accomplished except when the X ray field size is smaller than the selected portion of the film; and

          (2)  The center of the X ray field shall be aligned with the center of the selected portion of the film to within two percent of the SID.

          Source: 26 SDR 96, effective January 23, 2000.

          General Authority: SDCL 34-21-4.1, 34-21-15.

          Law Implemented: SDCL 34-21-4.1, 34-21-15.