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.

Feature | Radiation Dose Management | September 09, 2015 | Lori Webb, R.T. (R) and Tom Watson, RCVT
With the increased availability of and reliance on high-dose imaging modalities for rapid and comprehensive diagnosis...
PACS
News | PACS | August 24, 2015
Carilion Clinic, headquartered in Roanoke, Va., consists of seven hospitals and provides health care services for one...
Videos | Radiology Imaging | August 07, 2015
Interview with Dave Fox, AHRA president, and president of the North Campus, system vice president of statewide network...
pediatric sports-related head trauma, CT scans, computed tomography, UC Davis, TBIs, traumatic brain injuries
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 03, 2015
August 3, 2015 — Dramatic increases in pediatric emergency department visits for sports-related head injuries over the...
breast cancer recurrence, additional radiation, McMaster University, Whelan
Feature | Women's Health | July 22, 2015
July 22, 2015 - A study has found no increase in overall survival but a reduction in breast cancer recurrence when the...
low-risk prostate cancer, increased radiation, survival benefit, Perelman
Feature | Radiation Oncology | July 17, 2015
July 17, 2015 - Increased radiation dose is associated with higher survival rates in men with medium- and high-risk...
PACSHealth, Virtual Phantoms, partner, DoseMonitor, VirtualDose CT, radiation

VirtualDose CT screen capture courtesy of Virtual Phantoms Inc.

News | Information Technology | July 13, 2015
July 13, 2015 - PHS Technologies Group LLC, a division of PACSHealth LLC, announced that it will integrate VirtualDose...
Toshiba CT

PinnacleHealth selected Toshiba as its imaging systems vendor because of its quality and to help reduce imaging radiation dose to improve patient safety.

Sponsored Content | Case Study | July 07, 2015
Safety accidents drive up costs, damage reputations and lower patient satisfaction scores. For instance, if a patient...
Feature | Radiology Imaging | July 06, 2015
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its latest efforts in supporting the Bonn Call for Action on...
radiation exposure, CT, X-ray, cancer, James Welsh, Jeffry Siegel, Loyola
Feature | Radiology Imaging | July 01, 2015
July 1, 2015 - In recent years, there has been widespread media coverage of studies purporting to show that radiation...
PHS Technologies, Radiology Partners, DoseMonitor, dose monitoring
News | June 24, 2015
June 24, 2015 - PHS Technologies Group LLC, a division of PACSHealth LLC, announced that Radiology Partners, the...
Toshiba, Aquilion ONE, enhancements, FDA, patient safety
Technology | June 18, 2015
June 18, 2015 - Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for...
Toshiba, CT Vitality, Aquilion ONE, protocol management
Technology | June 09, 2015
June 9, 2015 - Healthcare networks can now remotely manage computed tomography (CT) protocols and capture valuable...
Unfors Raysafe, LowerMyDose.com, radiation risk, website, community
News | June 05, 2015
June 5, 2015 - For years, the radiology industry has focused on reducing, or eliminating patient exposure to radiation...
Toshiba, Assurance 360, CT, XR-29, MITA Smart Dose standard, Aquilion
Technology | June 04, 2015
June 4, 2015 - Toshiba's new Assurance 360 program is making it easier for existing computed tomography (CT) customers...
Agfa HealthCare, Children's National Health System, DR, DX-D 100, DX-D 600
News | June 04, 2015
June 4, 2015 - Children's National Health System has installed six Agfa HealthCare DX-D 100 mobile digital radiography...
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Case Study | June 02, 2015 | Ueli Laupper, DR Business Director, Agfa HealthCare
Steven Mendelsohn, M.D., chief executive officer/medical director of Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology, New York, explains his...
ISR, WHA, WHO, pediatric imaging, radiation safety, Geneva
News | June 01, 2015
June 1, 2015 — Four World Health Organization (WHO) member states and nine non-governmental organizations (NGOs) co-...
Medic Vision Adds CT Dose Monitoring and Reporting Capability to SafeCT
Technology | May 27, 2015
May 27, 2015 — Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd. announced the introduction and availability of SafeCT Dose Reporting...
News | May 26, 2015
May 26, 2015 — VeriTeQ Corp. announced that it has been awarded a U.S. Patent for Wireless Molecular Sensor System and...