Radiation Dose Management

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for X-ray radiation dose monitoring, dose management, dose recording and radiation safety for cath lab staff. Technologies include systems to reduce or block dose via barriers or computed tomography (CT) dose reduction technologies such as iterative reconstruction.

Feature | July 10, 2012
July 10, 2012 — A study led by researchers at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and the Group Health...
News | July 09, 2012
July 9, 2012 — GE Healthcare unveiled in June the GE Blueprint for low dose, a comprehensive program that helps...
News | June 28, 2012
June 28, 2012 — The following is being released today by the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center: New...
News | June 25, 2012
June 25, 2012 — Among six large integrated healthcare systems between 1996 and 2010 there was a substantial increase in...
News | June 22, 2012
June 22, 2012 — In a recently approved position statement, the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)...
Technology | June 22, 2012
June 22, 2012 — Philips introduced the iDose4 Premium Package, which includes two technologies that can improve image...
News | June 20, 2012
June 20, 2012 — In nuclear medicine and molecular imaging, small amounts of radioactive agents are administered to the...
Technology | June 15, 2012
June 15, 2012 — To enable hospitals to keep pace with the latest technological advances and offer better patient care...
Technology | June 11, 2012
June 8, 2012 — Bayer HealthCare announced the formation of a strategic partnership with Radimetrics Inc. that will...
Feature | June 08, 2012
June 8, 2012 — Children and young adults scanned multiple times by computed tomography (CT) have a small increased risk...
News | June 01, 2012
June 1, 2012 — Through the rapid growth of multi-slice computer tomography (CT) imaging, radiation protection has...
News | May 01, 2012
May 1, 2012 - The use of a dedicated pediatric imaging department, with dedicated pediatric computed tomography (CT)...
Technology | April 27, 2012
April 27, 2012 – Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. announced the FDA clearance of Adaptive Iterative Dose Reduction...
Feature | April 24, 2012
April 24, 2012 — The secondary cancer risk from multi-detector computed tomography (MDCT) scans is low among older...
News | April 09, 2012
April 9, 2012 — Healthcare supply contracting company Novation released its 2012 Diagnostic Imaging Watch report. Peer...