Developing an Action Plan for Patient Radiation Safety in Adult Cardiovascular Medicine

@inproceedings{Taylor2012DevelopingAA,
  title={Developing an Action Plan for Patient Radiation Safety in Adult Cardiovascular Medicine},
  author={Allen J. Taylor and Cerqueira and Jeffrey L. Cummings and Thomas C. Gerber and Debabrata Mukherjee},
  year={2012}
}
Technological advances and increased utilization of medical testing and procedures have prompted greater attention to ensuring the patient safety of radiation use in the practice of adult cardiovascular medicine. In response, representatives from cardiovascular imaging societies, private payers, government and nongovernmental agencies, industry, medical physicists, and patient representatives met to develop goals and strategies toward this end; this report provides an overview of the… CONTINUE READING