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SNM and Image GentlyTM launch initiative to standardize radiation dose in pediatric nuclear medicine
Date:10/12/2010

sed by following the new guidelines
  • Individualize doses and technique based on the specific clinical task
  • Involve your physicist to review your adult and pediatric nuclear medicine protocols
  • Work collaboratively with technologists to implement changes
  • Familiarize yourself with recommended administered activities

    "This is a great accomplishment. SNM Practice Guidelines are in the process of being updated and the new SNM guidelines will incorporate the doses recommended in the North American Guidelines for Radiopharmaceutical Dose for Children," said Dominique Delbeke, MD, PhD, SNM President and Director of Nuclear Medicine and Director of Positron Emission Tomography at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, in Nashville, TN.


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  • Contact: Jane Kollmer
    jkollmer@snm.org
    703-326-1184
    Society of Nuclear Medicine
    Source:Eurekalert

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