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.

In Memorium: Harvey L. Neiman, MD, FACR

Harvey L. Neiman, M.D., FACR

News | June 06, 2014

June 6, 2014 — Harvey L. Neiman, M.D., FACR, former chief executive officer of the American College of Radiology (...

Feature | June 03, 2014 | Williette Nyanue

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ARRS 2014 Annual Meeting Mammography Radiation Risk Study
News | May 19, 2014

May 5, 2014—According to a study presented at the 2014 ARRS Annual Meeting in San Diego, misinformation and...

News | May 01, 2014

May 1, 2014 — Government regulations and JCAHO (Joint Commission) certification are driving providers to make...

Kalpana Kanal, Ph.D., DABR

Case Study | May 01, 2014 | Sponsored by GE Healthcare

A successful dose management program faces a number of hurdles.

First, staff needs to...

News | April 18, 2014

April 18, 2014 — Image Wisely recently launched its third radiation safety case, “CT Brain Perfusion Dose...

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...
radiation dose management, monitoring
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...