Radiation safety in a day-to-day practice

Chairpersons: S. Carson, H. Faltot
Panellists: R. Esteves, A. Roguin

Learning Objectives

  • To understand the importance of radiation safety for patients and the cathlab team
  • To understand the practical steps to reduce radiation burden
  • To reduce X-ray exposure - the balance of imaging versus dose

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Session objectives
  • Why do we need to protect our patients from radiation in the cathlab?
  • Cathlab teams - risks, radiation and regulations
  • Reducing radiation step-by-step
  • Balance between image quality and X-ray dose