All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘image gently’

IMPROVING PEDIATRIC X-RAY PROTOCOLS

Image Gently’s New DR Checklist May Also Aid Exam Data Collection By David Yeager DR has brought many improvements to the way that X-ray images are captured and processed, but it has created new challenges as well. Although DR has increased the efficiency of obtaining, storing, and retrieving images and reduced the number of repeat examinations, it also requires a …

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Small Steps Protect Little Feet

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This article was published in Radiology Today this January. We would like to proudly mention that MNAP has been Image Gently Certified for over a year. Every one of our technologists has taken the Image Gently Pledge. Just another example of how MNAP goes above and beyond for our patients. Some days, Marilyn Goske, MD, a radiologist at Cincinnati Children’s HospitalMedicalCenter, …

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Image Gently: Taking the Pledge for Safer Pediatric Radiology

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It is a commonly known fact that radiological procedures, if done improperly, pose more harm to children than to adults. For a long time now, Image Gently, an advocacy group associated with many organizations, has been promoting safer, lower dosage, protocols for pediatric imaging. When the FDA was working on guidelines for imaging equipment manufacturers, they came to Image Gently …

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