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.

Q Inside SmartMarker Vertiq Corp. Radiation Dose Management Radiation Therapy
Technology | March 28, 2014

March 28, 2014 — VeriTeQ Corp. is rebranding its Q Inside SmartMarker to lead its radiation dosimetry business. Q...

CT scan, radiation dose management, UC Davis
Feature | March 25, 2014
March 25, 2014 – UC Davis clinicians and physicists have recommended new strategies to make...
Feature | March 18, 2014 | Dave Fornell

I have watched a trend in medical technology grow from a small ripple a couple years ago into what I expect will be...

Toshiba Houston Healthcare Texas PROTECT Program CT Iterative Reconstruction
News | March 12, 2014

March 12, 2014 — Houston Healthcare is putting patient safety first by offering low dose...

Videos | Radiation Dose Management | March 10, 2014

GE Healthcare is dedicated to helping healthcare organizations build a roadmap for a comprehensive radiation dose...

Feature | March 07, 2014 | Dave Fornell

Better management of X-ray radiation doses starts with recording and tracking each exposure patients...

Blog | February 26, 2014

More than a decade has passed since I volunteered to ride a patient table into the maw of a Siemens’ CT. Then as now...

Sectra PACS Radiation Dose Monitoring HIMSS 2014
News | February 18, 2014

February 18, 2014 — At HIMSS 2014, Sectra exhibited updates in...

News | February 10, 2014
February 10, 2014 — Fluke Biomedical, a manufacturer of biomedical test instruments, acquired Unfors RaySafe.   Unfors...
Feature | February 06, 2014 | Neomi Mullens, Acendian Healthcare Consulting
February 6, 2014 — The topic of radiation safety and...
GlobalMed CapSure Cloud CT Systems Radiation Dose Management Clinical Decision
Feature | February 05, 2014
February 5, 2014 — GlobalMed’s CapSure Cloud application can eliminate a second...
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Feature | February 03, 2014 | Mats Björnemo
Radiation dose continues to rise as the number of computed tomography (CT), nuclear, angiography and fluoroscopy...
DoseTrack

Sectra DoseTrack is a Web-based dose monitoring solution that allows for monitoring of patient radiation doses and ensures they are kept as low as reasonably achievable (ALARA).

Feature | February 03, 2014 | Williette Nyanue

Physicians have used radiation in medicine for more than a century. The use of radiation in diagnostic...

News | January 29, 2014
January 29, 2014 — AHRA: The Association for Medical Imaging Management and Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc....
Toshiba radiation dose monitoring
Technology | January 20, 2014

January 20, 2014 — Toshiba America Medical Systems’ Dose Tracking System allows clinicians to track X-ray skin dose...

News | January 15, 2014
January 15, 2014 — The Radiation Oncology Institute (ROI) has selected Malolan S. Rajagopalan, M.D.,...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Radiology Imaging | January 14, 2014

IBA Dosimetry is excited to launch its new Digital Imaging Analysis Software IQ Analyzer Primus at the RSNA 2013....

ct systems radiation dose management siemens

Consistency in dose management winner: St. Louis Children's Hospital Barnes-Jewish Hospital. A cardiac scan was carried out on a six-month-old girl using a Somatom Definition Flash with a radiation dose of just 0.43 mSv. This enabled a narrowing of the pulmonary arteries to be ruled out. However, indications were found of tetralogy of Fallot, a congenital heart abnormality. Copyright St. Louis Children's Hospital Barnes-Jewish Hospital.

News | January 07, 2014
January 7, 2014 — The winners of the Right Dose Image Contest were announced at the...
The Ultraspect xpress.cardiac nuclear imaging solution reduced SPECT radiation dose.
News | January 03, 2014
January 3, 2014 — As the global medical isotope shortage continues indefinitely following the plant leak in South...
Feature | December 20, 2013

Following public comment received in the fall of 2013, The Joint Commission has released new accreditation standards...