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Health Management

European Diagnostic Reference Levels for Paediatric Imaging

2016 01 Jul

An update on the EC tender project PiDRL Despite a large number of studies available from European countries, the European DRLs for paediatric patients are only available for some common radiological examinations. There is a need to consolidate what is available and to provide guidance on what actions are needed in using DRLs to further enhance radiation protection... Read more

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IDoR 2015: Radiology Saves Children’s Lives

2015 03 Nov

Sunday 8 November marks the fourth International Day of Radiology (IDoR) and the 120th anniversary of the 1895 discovery of the X-ray by Wilhelm Röntgen. Sponsored by the American College of Radiology, the Radiological Society of North America and the European Society of Radiology, numerous activities have been organised to mark the event, with the... Read more

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Paediatric Theme for IDoR 2015

2015 30 Sep

The International Day of Radiology (IDoR) will be celebrated all over the world on 8 November, a day dedicated to paediatric imaging and the important role of radiologists in the detection and treatment of a wide variety of diseases affecting children. IDoR is organised each year by the European Society of Radiology, the American College of Radiology... Read more

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International Day of Radiology Boost for Radiographers

2015 11 Jun

As part of ongoing efforts to intensify their relations, the European Society of Radiology (ESR) and the European Federation of Radiographer Societies (EFRS) have decided to strengthen their cooperation for the International Day of Radiology (IDoR). The annual event, launched in 2012, promotes awareness of the significance of imaging in advancing modern... Read more

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ESR/ISR Join Forces on Patient Safety in Paediatric Imaging Event

2015 01 Jun

The International Society of Radiology (ISR) and the European Society of Radiology (ESR) collaborated with the WHO, four WHO member states and eight NGOs in an event focusing on patient safety in paediatric radiology. Dubbed "Imaging for Saving Kids - the Inside Story about Patient Safety in Paediatric Radiology", the event was held on the sideline... Read more

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Toshiba Puts Pediatric Patients First by Offering 360 Degrees of Patient Safety

2015 05 May

An Array of Solutions for the Unique Imaging Needs of Pediatric PatientsToshiba understands that pediatric patients require specialised imaging solutions and provides 360 degrees of coverage, guidance and expertise to help keep them safe. Imaging children has many challenges, due to their unique requirements compared with adults, which is why Toshiba... Read more

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