Applying the same dose-reduction protocols to all patients may have adverse effects.
Only a few states have legislation for monitoring radiation exposure but the rest will follow suit, predict experts at SIIM 2014, where is your organization in the mix?
Siemens announced FDA approval of the 16- and 32-slice versions of the SOMATOM Perspective CT scanner.
The latest ACR program, Lung Cancer Screening Center, recognizes facilities screening lung cancer patients with low dose CT.
Radiation doses for pediatric head CT imaging can be significantly reduced through use of adaptive statistical iterative reconstruction technique.
Using automated dose tracking software allows clinicians to monitor the radiation doses used in the clinical setting.
Placement of the female breast by keeping a bra on during chest CT did not negatively influence CT imaging quality.
MEDCAC decided yesterday that there was not enough evidence to make the recommendation.
The ACR will urge MedCAC to recommend national Medicare coverage for lung cancer screening.
The latest dual source CT includes features that provide low dose imaging for patients with renal insufficiency, difficulty holding their breath and more.