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.

raysafe, i2, staff dose monitoring
News | Radiation Dose Management | October 01, 2015

October 1, 2015 — The first and only system that delivers real-time X-ray radiation dose monitoring for physicians...

Hansen Medical, CIRSE 2015, Magellan robotic catheter, cath lab, radiation safety, embolization procedures

Magellan Robotic System image courtesy of Hansen Medical Inc.

News | Interventional Radiology | September 22, 2015

September 22, 2015 — Hansen Medical Inc. announced it will exhibit its Magellan...

Corindus, Corpath, radiation dose monitoring, cath lab, vascular robotic system

The Corindus Corpath vascular robotic system.

Technology | Radiation Dose Management | August 19, 2015

August 19, 2015 – Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc. and Unfors RaySafe Inc., a Fluke Biomedical Company, announced a...

PACSHealth, Virtual Phantoms, partner, DoseMonitor, VirtualDose CT, radiation

VirtualDose CT screen capture courtesy of Virtual Phantoms Inc.

News | Radiation Dose Management | July 13, 2015

July 13, 2015 - PHS Technologies Group LLC, a division of PACSHealth LLC, announced that it will integrate...

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.

Case Study | Radiation Dose Management | July 07, 2015
Safety accidents drive up costs, damage reputations and lower patient satisfaction scores. For instance, if a patient...
radiation exposure, CT, X-ray, cancer, James Welsh, Jeffry Siegel, Loyola. Vivian Fornell
Feature | Radiation Dose Management | July 01, 2015

July 1, 2015 - In recent years, there has been widespread media coverage of studies purporting to show that...

GE Healthcare, DoseWatch Explore, Microsoft, Azure cloud, radiation dose data

Image courtesy of GE Healthcare

Technology | June 18, 2015

June 18, 2015 - GE Healthcare announced the launch of its new introductory...

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...

Toshiba, CT Vitality, Aquilion ONE, protocol management
Technology | June 09, 2015

June 9, 2015 - Healthcare networks can now remotely manage...

Unfors Raysafe, LowerMyDose.com, radiation risk, website, community
News | Radiation Dose Management | June 05, 2015

June 5, 2015 - For years, the radiology industry has focused on reducing, or eliminating patient...

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...

Feature | Cath Lab | June 02, 2015 | Michael Ragosta, M.D., University of Virginia Health System

Long-term exposure to ionizing radiation is a primary occupational concern for today's interventional cardiologists...

Technology | May 27, 2015

May 27, 2015 — Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd. announced the introduction and availability of SafeCT Dose...

PACSHealth, Dell, DoseMonitor Online, hosting, distribution, agreement
Technology | May 21, 2015

May 21, 2015 — PHS Technologies Group LLC, a unit of PACSHealth LLC announced that Dell Healthcare and Life Sciences...

RaySafe i2 real-time dose monitoring, radiation dose monitoring, cath lab

Real time radiation dose monitoring in the cath lab enables staff to see their level of exposure any time and can alert them when their levels are spiking. Staff wearing RaySafe i2 real-time dose monitoring badges.

Feature | Radiation Dose Management | May 07, 2015

With increased discussion and awareness placed on patient radiation exposure in medical imaging, similar concerns...

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