Tag: Radiation

Increased BMI associated with significant increase in radiation exposure to physicians

Ryan D Madder (Frederik Meijer Heart and Vascular Institute, Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids, USA)...

Cardiology societies come together to provide key advice for dealing with ionising radiation

The American College of Cardiology (ACC), Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), North American Society for...

Modifying procedural technique during TAVI may lower radiation exposure to patients

Andrew Goldsweig (Division of Cardiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, USA) and...

Dose-tracking system reduces radiation exposure to patients during PCI

A new study suggests that a novel skin dose-tracking system (Toshiba) may reduce radiation expos...

Large nuclear cardiology laboratory slashes radiation dose by 60% in eight years

A large nuclear cardiology laboratory has slashed its average radiation dose by 60% in eight years, ...

RaySafe unveils new real-time dosimeter

Unfors RaySafe has introduced the RaySafe i3, to its suite of real-time dosimetry products, at the...

Homemade pelvic drape significantly reduces radiation exposure to the operator during transradial coronary interventions

The RADIATION (Radiation dose in percutaneous coronary procedures through transradial approach u...