Editorial: ERCP-Related Radiation Cataractogenesis: Is It Time to Be Concerned?

@article{Mekaroonkamol2017EditorialER,
  title={Editorial: ERCP-Related Radiation Cataractogenesis: Is It Time to Be Concerned?},
  author={Parit Mekaroonkamol and Steven A. Keilin},
  journal={The American Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2017},
  volume={112},
  pages={722-724}
}
Abstract: With the growing number of fluoroscopic guided endoscopic procedures, radiation-related risk needs to be further assessed. Recent evidence indicates that radiation cataractogenesis occurs at a lower dose threshold than previously believed. While body aprons and thyroid shields are well-established standard protection during fluoroscopy, ocular… CONTINUE READING