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 | June 10, 2014

June 10, 2014 — A real-time monitoring device that beeps in the presence of high doses of radiation can help reduce...

Late-Breaking Trials SCAI May 2014
News | May 02, 2014

May 2, 2014 — The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) announced the late-breaking clinic...

News | May 01, 2014

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

News | April 28, 2014

April 28, 2014 — John C. Lincoln North Mountain Hospital in Phoenix is the first in Arizona, and only one of eight...

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...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Radiation Dose Management | March 10, 2014

GE Healthcare is dedicated to helping healthcare organizations build a roadmap for a comprehensive radiation dose...

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...
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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...

Toshiba radiation dose monitoring
Technology | January 20, 2014

January 20, 2014 — Toshiba America Medical Systems’ Dose Tracking System allows clinicians to track X-ray skin dose...

ct systems radiation dose management siemens

Consistency in dose management winner: St. Louis Children's Hospital Barnes-Jewish Hospital. A cardiac scan was carried out on a six-month-old girl using a Somatom Definition Flash with a radiation dose of just 0.43 mSv. This enabled a narrowing of the pulmonary arteries to be ruled out. However, indications were found of tetralogy of Fallot, a congenital heart abnormality. Copyright St. Louis Children's Hospital Barnes-Jewish Hospital.

News | January 07, 2014
January 7, 2014 — The winners of the Right Dose Image Contest were announced at the...
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