Radiation Dose Management

The radiation dose management channel includes information of radiation dose recording software, real-time staff dose monitoring, regulatory compliance and technology to reduce dose, including interative reconstruction software.

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Feature | March 23, 2015
March 23, 2015 — Scientists from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  have uncovered...
New Image Wisely Radiation Safety Case Available: Optimizing Radiation Use During a Difficult IVC Filter Retrieval
News | March 20, 2015
The sixth Image Wisely Radiation Safety Case —Optimizing...
MPTronic, SST Group, RDM, Radiation Dosage Monitor

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Technology | March 18, 2015
March 18, 2015 — SST Group Inc. announced a partnership with MPTronic to become the exclusive distributor in the United...
Toshiba, Dose Tracking System, DTS, cardiovascular x-ray
News | March 12, 2015
March 12, 2015 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.’s Dose Tracking System makes interventional procedures safer for...
Unfors Raysafe, Fluke Biomedical, X2 survey sensor, QA, X-ray, radiation

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News | March 10, 2015
March 10, 2015 — Unfors RaySafe released a new ...
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Feature | March 02, 2015
March 2, 2015 — Frequent use of lead aprons in the ...
News | February 20, 2015
February 20, 2015 — Pediatric cardiology researchers and clinicians from numerous centers around the world gathered at...
Software to Help Manage Medical Imaging Radiation Dose

Sectra's dose monitoring software showing a comparison between the performance of an old and a replaced scanner.

Feature | February 18, 2015 | Dave Fornell
Cardiac imaging accounts for about one-third of the source of X-ray radiation dose for all medical imaging. Expanding...
CMS Issues Final National Coverage Determination on Screening for Lung Cancer with LDCT
News | February 06, 2015
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has determined that the evidence is sufficient to add a lung...
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Case Study | January 30, 2015 | Sponsored by Agfa HealthCare
With more than 60 years of experience in the field of radiology, Zwanger-Pesiri is one of the largest non-hospital...
Blog | January 29, 2015
The silence is deafening. And since radiology associations, physician groups and vendors have yet to publicly respond...
Radiation dose management, RSNA 2014, CT systems

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News | December 31, 2014
December 30, 2014 — Medic Vision...
Image Wisely Launches New Fluoroscopy Initiative
News | December 29, 2014
December 29, 2014 — Image Wisely.org now offers online educational materials for...
Bayer radimetrics dose thresholds
Technology | December 23, 2014
December 23, 2014 — Bayer unveiled version 2.5 of its Radimetrics Enterprise Platform at the 2014 Radiological Society...
Blog | December 19, 2014
There were a few intriguing technology trends at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2014 meeting that...
Radiation dose management, RSNA 2014, CT systems, Comprehensive dose strategy

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Technology | December 18, 2014
December 18, 2014 — Sapheneia has partnered...
Radiation dose management, RSNA 2014, CT systems, Information technology

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Technology | December 12, 2014
December 12, 2014 — Philips Healthcare introduced the DoseWise Portal, a comprehensive radiation dose management...
Radiation dose management, RSNA 2014, x-ray, lead-free, acrylic shielding

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Technology | December 09, 2014
December 9, 2014 — Turner MedTech introduced ClearShield at...
Top 10 hazard list, radiation dose management, ECRI Institute

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News | December 04, 2014
December 4, 2014 — To help hospitals reduce technology-related risks, ECRI Institute publishes an annual list of Top 10...