Latest Fluoroscopy Stories

2010-09-13 08:56:43

In the last year, one in five women and one in seven men injured themselves intentionally.

2010-09-07 17:22:18

Using ultrasound and a minimally-invasive procedure, radiologists can identify and treat patients who engage in a disturbing self-injury behavior known as self-embedding.

2010-06-07 11:01:00

BOSTON, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study, presented at the 64th Vascular Annual Meeting presented by the Society for Vascular Surgery® today, assessed the accuracy of indirect estimated radiation doses of 47 patients during endovascular thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair (eTAAA). "The standard methods of reporting and documenting peak skin dose is the indirect assessment provided by the imaging system and when used alone there were patients in our that had study with greater than 15Gy in...

2010-05-06 13:50:41

Fluoroscopic (X-ray) guided steroid injections offer a safe and effective alternative to the conventional treatment of hamstring tendonitis.

2010-03-15 15:21:52

Body size, gender and the complexity of heart disease significantly influence how much cumulative radiation skin dose that patients receive during percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) therapy, also known as angioplasty, according to a new Mayo Clinic study.

2010-03-04 07:00:00

SALT LAKE CITY, March 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ECR Booth #314/Expo C -- Varian Medical Systems, Inc.

2010-03-03 14:56:00

Facilities Asked to Immediately Review Procedures, Reporting Requirements HARRISBURG, Pa., March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Environmental Protection Secretary John Hanger today encouraged medical facilities to eliminate potential radiological hazards by reviewing and evaluating their practices and properly calibrating medical diagnostic or therapeutic X-ray devices.

2010-02-09 09:00:00

Initiative to focus on 3 types of procedures with high radiation doses SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2009-11-29 08:00:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) today announced its response to an industry need by showing its portfolio of products designed to manage dose radiation at this year's 95th annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in Chicago.

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