Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty

Do fluoroscopy operators know about radiation dose, and should they want to know?

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Abstract

An increased awareness of the radiation dose and associated risks for all types of fluoroscopic procedures is certainly a good thing...and, yes, fluoroscopy operators should want to know about radiation doses to the patient, as well as to themselves and their support staff.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)633-634
Number of pages2
JournalRadiology
Volume232
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2004

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Kyphoplasty
Vertebroplasty
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Radiation

Keywords

  • Dosimetry
  • Editorials
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Radiations, exposure to patients and personnel
  • Spine, vertebroplasty

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty : Do fluoroscopy operators know about radiation dose, and should they want to know? / Seibert, J Anthony.

In: Radiology, Vol. 232, No. 3, 09.2004, p. 633-634.

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