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.

PACSHealth, NCI, National Cancer Institute, DoseMonitor, NCICT, CT radiation dose monitoring
News | Radiation Dose Management | September 20, 2016

September 20, 2016 — PACSHealth LLC announced that its DoseMonitor application will be the first software...

Philips, Medic Vision, SafeCT-29, XR-29 compliance, RSNA 2016
News | Radiation Dose Management | September 14, 2016

September 14, 2016 — Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd. announced last week that its vendor-independent, low-dose...

Feature | Radiation Dose Management | September 07, 2016 | By Jeff Zagoudis

For all the benefits of medical diagnostic imaging, radiation exposure to both the patient and the operator remains...

radiation dose

O-view: A 3-D, axial, sagittal and coronal view of the treated area highlighted in pink, as well as radiation dose shown in multicolored isodose lines.

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Radiation Oncology | September 07, 2016

Erlanger Health Systems in Chattanooga, Tenn., purchased a CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System in December 2010...

White Paper: Automatic Gating in Respiratory Motion Management
Sponsored Content | Whitepapers | August 26, 2016

Respiratory motion presents a number of challenges in the delivery of radiotherapy to certain thoracic or abdominal...

atomic bombs, radiation exposure, long-term health effects, Bertrand Jordan, study
News | Radiation Dose Management | August 19, 2016

August 19, 2016 — The detonation of atomic bombs over the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945...

RadNet, Medic Vision, SafeCT Enterprise, SafeCT-29, XR-29, low-dose computed tomography
News | Radiation Dose Management | August 16, 2016

August 16, 2016 – RadNet Inc. and Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd. announced in July that RadNet has selected...

AHRA, Toshiba, ninth annual Putting Patients First grant program, patient care and safety, diagnostic imaging
News | Radiation Dose Management | August 12, 2016

August 12, 2016 — The Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) and Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc....

Richardson Healthcare, SafeCT-29, CT radiation dose management, computed tomography, Medic Vision
News | Radiation Dose Management | August 11, 2016

August 11, 2016 — Richardson Healthcare recently announced the addition of Medic Vision Imaging Solutions’ SafeCT-29...

Sectra DoseTrack, radiation dose monitoring software, agreement, Premier Inc.
News | Radiation Dose Management | August 10, 2016

August 10, 2016 — International medical imaging IT company Sectra announced it has been awarded a group purchasing...

CIRS Approved to Produce ACR Digital Mammography Phantom
Technology | Breast Imaging | July 29, 2016

The ACR has named Computerized Imaging Reference Systems, Inc. (CIRS) an approved vendor for the new ACR...

UltraSPECT, Xpress3.Cardiac, nuclear imaging, RWJPE, New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Physician Enterprise
News | SPECT Imaging | July 25, 2016

July 25, 2016 — UltraSPECT Inc. announced recently that Robert Wood Johnson Physician Enterprise (RWJPE), a multi-...

CT, computed tomography, radiation safety, best practices, pediatric patients
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 14, 2016

July 14, 2016 — Alternative imaging procedures, radiation safety and parent education should be the top priorities...

RamSoft, CT Dose Module, dose tracking and reporting, RSNA 2016, computed tomography
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | July 13, 2016

July 13, 2016 — RamSoft recently announced integration with Scannerside to introduce a new CT Dose Module. Through...

CT scans, radiation dose, cancer risk, healthcare providers survey
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | June 27, 2016

June 27, 2016 — A new study in the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences surveyed doctors, radiologists...

Radiation dose management, radiation dose monitoring, X-ray dose, CT dose

An example of radiation dose monitoring software from Sectra, which offers robust analytics to look at dose by modlaity, exam type, specific scanners and operators. The software also can red flag dose outliers for a closer look.

Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | June 01, 2016 | Jeff Zagoudis

ITN Associate Editor Jeff Zagoudis spoke with Richard Morin, Ph.D., Brooks-Hollern Professor of Medical Physics,...

Medic Vision, SafeCT-29, NEMA XR-29, Smart Dose, computed tomography
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 31, 2016

May 31, 2016 — Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance...

white light scanner, Lurie Children's Hospital, chest deformities, radiation-free

Surgeons at Lurie Children's have started using white light scanning as a radiation-free alternative to CT scans for imaging kids' sunken chests. Image courtesy of Alyssa Schukar for Lurie Children’s Hospital.

News | Pediatric Imaging | May 17, 2016

May 17, 2016 — A handheld, lightweight scanner that uses white light instead of dangerous ionizing radiation can...

Videos | HIMSS | May 13, 2016

ITN Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most innovative new trends and health information technologies (...