On 23 May 2016, the French Hospital Purchasing Group (Resah) announced that it has signed a new contract with Medsquare for the patient dose management solution Radiation Dose Monitor « RDM ». (more…)
The use of radiation in pediatric imaging saves lives but can present important risks. Technology associated with ionizing radiation such as computed tomography (CT) is used for patient diagnosis. The radiation doses received from CT scans are not only higher than conventional X-rays but also more frequent for children. Because of their anatomical and physiological differences, children are more sensitive to radiation than adults. (more…)
Dose awareness among radiology staff is essential to optimize radiation dose delivered to patients.Real-time monitoring solutions are precious tools for healthcare professionals especially for CT technologists. (more…)
Bouchra Habib-Geryes, a medical physicist at Hôpital Universitaire Necker Enfants Malades, uses Medsquare’s RDM solution and stresses the importance of having a DACS in pediatrics. She provided this testimony on RDM to Medsquare.