ISR QSA Website Enhancement through Radiation Safety Resources

Purpose: To develop a single compendium of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) relevant to radiation safety in medical imaging
Tyler Lacy, Duke School of Medicine; Project Chair
Donald P. Frush, MD Consultant
Duke University Medical Center
Version July 2018

Organizations:

AfroSafeRad
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
American Cancer Society (ACS)
American College of Radiology
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
EuroSafe Imaging
Health Physics Society (HPS)
Image Gently
Image Wisely
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
International Early Lung Cancer Action Program
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI)
Radiation Safety Institute of Canada
RadiologyInfo.org
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (InsideRadiology)
Society for Pediatric Interventional Radiology
The Joint Commission (TJC)
The Royal College of Radiologists
United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation
United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (USNRC)
WebMD
World Health Organization (WHO)
X-RayRisk.com


X-Rays
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Image Gently
Radiation Safety Institute of Canada
RadiologyInfo.org
The Royal College of Radiologists
United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA)


CT
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Health Physics Society (HPS)
Image Gently
Radiation Safety Institute of Canada
RadiologyInfo.org
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists
The Royal College of Radiologists
United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
WebMD


General Nuclear Medicine
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Health Physics Society (HPS)
Image Gently
Radiation Safety Institute of Canada on PET Scans
RadiologyInfo.org
The Royal College of Radiologists
The Royal College of Radiologists on PET Scans
WebMD


Fluoroscopy
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Image Gently - For Parents
The Royal College of Radiologists
United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
WebMD


Interventional Radiology
The Royal College of Radiologists
Society for Pediatric Interventional Radiology


Dental
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
Health Physics Society (HPS)
United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
X-RayRisk.com


Mammography
The Royal College of Radiologists
United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
X-RayRisk.com
American Cancer Society


General Radiation Safety
International Atomic Energy Agency
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Health Physics Society (HPS)
Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI)
Radiation Safety Institute of Canada
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists
United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation
United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (USNRC)
WebMD
X-RayRisk.com


Radiation Exposure During Pregnancy
American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
Health Physics Society (HPS)
X-RayRisk.com


Radiation Therapy in Cancer
American Cancer Society (ACS)
National Cancer Institute (NCI)


Screening CT
International Early Lung Cancer Action Program
National Jewish Health
RadiologyInfo.org


For Medical Professionals
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
Image Gently
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
The Joint Commission (TJC)
World Health Organization (WHO)


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