Navigation Links
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology: New patient radiation safety guidelines
Date:7/7/2009

aving been created in collaboration with and endorsed by the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe.

"SIR developed the guidelines collection to improve the quality of clinical care and published research relevant to the practice of interventional radiology," said Albert A. Nemcek Jr., M.D., FSIR, editor of JVIR, a peer-reviewed, monthly publication long recognized for its exceptional quality and influence as an academic and professional resource. "Members of SIR's Standards Division have continued to develop new content as well as to revise older documents as appropriate," added the interventional radiologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Ill.

The 376-page collection guest-edited by John F. Cardella, M.D., FSIR, includes quality improvement guidelines, safety guidelines new from 2003, consensus documents, credentialing statements, policy and position statements and technology assessment documents. One new feature added since the 2003 supplement is emerging technologies articles; these state-of-the-art works are written by thought leaders in emerging topics, such as nanotechnology, genetic therapy and digital detectors in computed tomography. Also included are position statements, defining not only SIR's position on a new technique or procedure, but also the societal position on such topics as the role of clinical associates in interventional radiology. There are several such collaborative documents with like-minded societies, adding strength to the collection, said Nemcek.

In the supplement's introduction, Cardella and his collaborating colleagues, Sanjoy Kundu, M.D., FSIR; Donald L. Miller, M.D., FSIR; Steven F. Millward, M.D., FSIR; and David Sacks, M.D., FSIR, offer the hope that "....these documents help you in optimizing the quality of care for patients, assuring consistency and comparability in the publication of clinical and basic science research, establishing quality assurance programs
'/>"/>

Contact: Maryann Verrillo
mverrillo@sirweb.org
703-460-5572
Society of Interventional Radiology
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Kelvin Lee winner of Biochemical Engineering Journal Young Investigator Award
2. Elsevier announces 2008 journal impact factor highlights
3. Impact Factor names Cell top research journal
4. Tips from the journals of the American Society for Microbiology
5. American Journal of Botany named a top 10 most influential journal of the century
6. New journal on advanced glass research to debut
7. First comprehensive guidelines for managing medullary thyroid carcinoma published in Thyroid journal
8. Tips from the American Journal of Pathology
9. Annals of the ESA selected as one of 100 most influential journals
10. Cheap and efficient white light LEDs new design described in AIPs Journal of Applied Physics
11. 3 prominent Cell Press journals named among the 100 most influential journals in past 100 years
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/13/2015)... TAIPEI , Feb. 13, 2015 ... service company that aims to transform cancer genomic ... announced that the company has raised US$ 8 million ... Based in Taipei, Taiwan ... tests, ACTDrug™, ACTOnco™. With the aim to implement ...
(Date:2/9/2015)... 9, 2015  Lintec of America recently announced an ... nanotube (CNT) macrostructures, including sheets, yarns and ribbons, developed ... Leveraging the vast industrial resources of the global ... , Lintec of America is forming the Nano-Science and ... , focusing on scaling up the manufacturing and commercialization ...
(Date:2/5/2015)... 27, 2015   Marvin Test Solutions ... innovative test solutions for military, aerospace, and ... its TS-323 GENASYS Test Platform ... GENASYS is a high-performance PXI-based system designed ... that require performance functional testing. GENASYS features ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):ACT Genomics Raises $8 Million in its First Private Funding Round 2Lintec announces exclusive license to commercialize innovative carbon nanotube technology from the University of Texas at Dallas 2Lintec announces exclusive license to commercialize innovative carbon nanotube technology from the University of Texas at Dallas 3Lintec announces exclusive license to commercialize innovative carbon nanotube technology from the University of Texas at Dallas 4Marvin Test Solutions' GENASYS Platform Advances Mission-Critical Aerospace Production Test 2Marvin Test Solutions' GENASYS Platform Advances Mission-Critical Aerospace Production Test 3Marvin Test Solutions' GENASYS Platform Advances Mission-Critical Aerospace Production Test 4
... at the University of Cincinnati (UC) have found a ... to therapies to prevent the development of the nation,s ... findings will be presented for the first time at ... Nov. 17. The study, led by WenFeng Cai, ...
... a drug already approved for treating multiple sclerosis show ... bioterrorist attack with botulinum neurotoxin which is 10,000 ... known to man. The potential drugs also could be ... well as Alzheimer,s disease, multiple sclerosis, and myasthenia gravis, ...
... presented at the 2010 FIP Pharmaceutical Sciences World Congress ... Annual Meeting and Exposition will highlight a targeted inhalable ... of needle avoidance and expected lower cost than the ... world. HPV is the number one ...
Cached Biology News:Researchers discover potential genetic target for heart disease 2New needle-free HPV vaccine increases effectiveness, availability in developing world 2
(Date:2/27/2015)... 27, 2015   PureTech , a science and ... disruptive products and technologies in the healthcare sector, announced ... CEO and Member of the Board of Directors of ... "It,s has been a pleasure to know Chris for ... will be working together more closely now," said Dr. ...
(Date:2/26/2015)... , Feb. 26, 2015  23andMe, the leading personal ... Black as Privacy Officer and Corporate Counsel. Black ... privacy laws as well as health care regulations. As ... will be responsible for reviewing, updating and enhancing the ... U.S. and abroad. She joined the company January 5, ...
(Date:2/26/2015)... 26, 2015   Regulus Therapeutics Inc . (NASDAQ: ... discovery and development of innovative medicines targeting microRNAs, today ... and Chief Executive Officer of Regulus, will present a ... Annual Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 ... at the Boston Marriott Copley Place.  ...
(Date:2/26/2015)... (PRWEB) February 26, 2015 The Movement ... demonstration to support life extension technologies and awareness. The ... Universal Coordinated Time, on March 21st 2015, in a ... , Eric Schulke, Founder of MILE, says, “Our ... with urgency. The Movement for Indefinite Life Extension is ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Christopher Viehbacher, former CEO of Sanofi, Joins PureTech's Board of Directors 2Christopher Viehbacher, former CEO of Sanofi, Joins PureTech's Board of Directors 3Christopher Viehbacher, former CEO of Sanofi, Joins PureTech's Board of Directors 423andMe Appoints Kate Black as Privacy Officer and Corporate Counsel 2Regulus to Present at Cowen and Company 35th Annual Healthcare Conference 2Regulus to Present at Cowen and Company 35th Annual Healthcare Conference 3Indefinite Life Extension Activists Organize Online Demonstration 2Indefinite Life Extension Activists Organize Online Demonstration 3
... Conn., March 29, 2011 USChina Channel LLC announced today: ... Commonwealth Biotechnologies Inc. ("CBI") filed Form 8-k of SEC, to ... The vote process is going very well. We ... stock made the vote. Followings are the interim vote results ...
... March 29, 2011 AMDeC, LLC ... Program to include products offered by Sigma® Life ... of Sigma-Aldrich® (Nasdaq: SIAL).  AMDeC is a consortium ... New York region that is focused on increasing ...
... (OTC Bulletin Board: SNGX ) (Soligenix or ... financial results for the year ended December 31, 2010. ... December 31, 2010 were $1,947,628 as compared to $2,816,037 ... or 31%.  During 2009, Soligenix received a $1 million ...
Cached Biology Technology:Commonwealth Biotechnologies 2011 Annual Shareholder Vote & Meeting Update Information 2Commonwealth Biotechnologies 2011 Annual Shareholder Vote & Meeting Update Information 3Sigma® Life Science Joins AMDeC's Vendor Partnership Program, Further Enhancing Value to Academic Medical Research Centers 2Sigma® Life Science Joins AMDeC's Vendor Partnership Program, Further Enhancing Value to Academic Medical Research Centers 3Sigma® Life Science Joins AMDeC's Vendor Partnership Program, Further Enhancing Value to Academic Medical Research Centers 4Soligenix Reports Year-End 2010 Financial Results and Highlights Recent Accomplishments 2Soligenix Reports Year-End 2010 Financial Results and Highlights Recent Accomplishments 3Soligenix Reports Year-End 2010 Financial Results and Highlights Recent Accomplishments 4Soligenix Reports Year-End 2010 Financial Results and Highlights Recent Accomplishments 5
Mouse monoclonal [HL-37] to HLA DQ1 + HLA DQ3 ( Abpromise for all tested applications)....
SHEEP ANTI BOVINE BETA-LACTOGLOBULIN A...
... Convenient platform for tube handling and reagent dispensing ... V-bottom tubes - 96 x 0.3ml ... - Thermo-Fast® 96 Non-Skirted Plate ... 48 x 0.5ml Thermo-Tubes Multiple workstations can be securely ...
6B9...
Biology Products: