Transition from screen-film to digital radiography: evolution of patient radiation doses at projection radiography.

@article{Vano2007TransitionFS,
  title={Transition from screen-film to digital radiography: evolution of patient radiation doses at projection radiography.},
  author={Eliseo Vano and Jose M. Fernandez and J. I. Ten and Carlos Prieto and Luciano Gonzalez and Ricardo Rodr{\'i}guez and Hugo de las Heras},
  journal={Radiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={243 2},
  pages={461-6}
}
PURPOSE To retrospectively evaluate patient radiation doses in projection radiography after the transition to computed radiography (CR) in the authors' hospital. MATERIALS AND METHODS The hospital's ethical committee approved the study and waived informed consent. In 2001, a dose reduction initiative was implemented, which involved collecting radiographic… CONTINUE READING