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Approaches to Enhancing Radiation Safety in Cardiovascular Imaging

  • Radiation exposure from medical imaging has increased since 1980.
  • The concept of patient-centered imaging is discussed.
  • Education of the clinician and of the patient is considered to be a key element to enhance radiation safety in medical imaging.
Read the full article in Circulation

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