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.

Patient X-ray radiation exposure from medical imaging has been a hot topic in radiology and has prompted the implementation of radiation dose monitoring systems.
Feature | Radiation Dose Management | September 08, 2017 | By Dave Fornell

Patient X-ray...

Technology | Radiation Dose Management | September 07, 2017

September 7, 2017 — Sapheneia and Scannerside received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance to...

Videos | Nuclear Imaging | August 24, 2017

Prem Soman, M.D., director of nuclear cardiology at the Heart and Vascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh, and...

Videos | Nuclear Imaging | August 24, 2017

Randy Thompson, M.D., attending cardiologist, St. Luke’s Mid-America Heart Institute, Kansas City, explains...

Virtual Phantoms Inc. Releases VirtualDose-IR
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | August 07, 2017

August 7, 2017 — Virtual Phantoms Inc. announced the release of VirtualDoseIR, a tool for assessing organ dose from...

GE Healthcare to License Duke University's CT Organ Dosimetry Technology
News | Radiation Dose Management | July 31, 2017

July 31, 2017 — GE Healthcare announced that it has licensed...

Radiation dose tracking in medical imaging is helping increase patient safety by lower X-ray doses.
Feature | Radiation Dose Management | July 26, 2017 | Dave Fornell

Patient X-ray radiation exposure from medical imaging has been a hot topic in radiology the past few years and has...

ACR Updates Radiation Oncology and Medical Physics Guidance With ASTRO and AAPM
News | Radiation Dose Management | July 19, 2017

July 19, 2017 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) recently collaborated with professional medical societies to...

SafeCT-29 product suite
News | Radiation Dose Management | July 19, 2017

Medic Vision, a pioneer and US market leader in 3rd party XR-29 standard solutions, announced July 19 that it was...

Low Doses of Radiation Could Harm Cardiovascular Health
News | Radiation Dose Management | July 17, 2017

July 17, 2017 — Ionizing radiation, such as X-rays, has a harmful effect on the cardiovascular system even at doses...

RadNet Inc. Acquires Equity Stake in Medic Vision
News | Radiation Dose Management | June 21, 2017

June 21, 2017 — RadNet Inc. and Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd. announced that RadNet has acquired an equity...

Diagnostic Radiation Exposure Safe for Children, Experts State
News | Pediatric Imaging | June 21, 2017

June 21, 2017 — In an article published in the June 2017 issue of...

New Image Wisely Radiation Safety Case Discusses Child-Sizing CT Dose
News | Radiation Dose Management | June 19, 2017

June 19, 2017 — The tenth special edition Image Wisely Radiation Safety Case is now available to help radiologists,...

pediatric imaging
News | Radiation Oncology | June 08, 2017

In an article published in the June 2017 issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine, researchers assert that exposure...

States Making A Difference in Radiation Safety
Feature | Radiology Imaging | June 07, 2017 | By Jeff Zagoudis

While the harmful effects of ionizing radiation have been common knowledge for some time, it is only in the last...

Study Reveals Low Adoption of IAEA Recommendations for Reduced Nuclear Cardiology Radiation Exposure
News | Radiation Dose Management | May 12, 2017

May 12, 2017 — A study in 65 countries has revealed low adoption of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)...

Large Nuclear Cardiology Laboratory Slashes Radiation Dose 60 Percent in Eight Years
News | Radiation Dose Management | May 11, 2017

May 11, 2017 — A large nuclear cardiology laboratory in Missouri has slashed its average...

Bayer, Radimetrics Enterprise Platform, radiation dose management, Connecticut Hospital Association, statewide repository
News | Radiation Dose Management | March 30, 2017

March 30, 2017 — The Connecticut Hospital Association (CHA) and Bayer announced an alliance to establish the United...