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Reference EN 62083:2009
Title Medical electrical equipment - Requirements for the safety of radiotherapy treatment planning systems
Project Number 21813
Abstract/Scope IEC 62083:2009 applies to the design, manufacture and some installation aspects of a radiotherapy treatment planning systems: - for use in radiotherapy treatment planning in human medical practice; - that imports data either through input by the operator or directly from other devices; - that outputs data either in printed form for review or directly to other devices; and which is intended to be: a) for normal use, under the authority of appropriately licensed or qualified persons, by operators having the required skills and training; b) maintained in accordance with the recommendations given in the instructions for use, and c) used within the environmental and electrical supply conditions specified in the technical description. This second edition replaces the first edition of IEC 62083, published in 2000. This edition constitutes a technical revision, which brings this standard in line with changes to the other standards referred to in this standard.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2009-12-11
Current Stage code deadline 2010-08-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) MDD (93/42/EEC)
Mandate(s) M/295
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 62C
Reference Document IEC 62083:2009 (EQV)
ICS 11.040.60 - Therapy equipment
Keywords Medical; Safety; Radiotherapy; Planning system
Note Supersedes EN 62083:2001
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2009-12-11 2010-08-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2009-11-01 2010-01-01  
5060 2009-09-08 2009-09-22 export to doc file  EN
5020 2009-07-03 2009-09-04  
3090 2008-10-31 2009-01-31  
5060 2008-09-08 2008-09-22 export to doc file  EN
5020 2008-03-21 2008-09-05  
1090 2008-03-18 2008-03-21  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2009-11-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2009-12-11
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2010-02-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2010-08-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2012-11-01


Supersedes EN 62083:2001
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ICRU Report 42:1987
EN 60601-1
EN 60601-1-2:2007
corr. March 2010
IEC 60601-2-1:2009
EN 60601-2-11
IEC/TR 60788
EN 60950-1:2006
EN 61000-4-1:2007
EN 61000-4-2:2009
EN 61000-4-3:2006
EN 61000-4-4:2004
EN 61217:1996
EN 62304:2006
corr. November 2008
EN 62366

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