Latin Safe at CBR 2019

Posted on: 2019-10-17

From October 10 – 12, the Brazilian Congress of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR 2019) was held in Fortaleza (CE). On the first day of the event, the congress had the Radioprotection Forum, totally dedicated to radiological protection. Among the lectures given were those by the Latin Safe president Dr. Hilton Muniz Leão Filho, and […]

Latin Safe welcomes GE and Siemens to SPR Radiological Protection Study Group

Posted on: 2019-10-16

Latin Safe initiative at its October SPR Radiological Protection Study Group meeting welcomed GE and Siemens to present their solutions and discuss new dose management tools in hospitals. The idea was to show in a practical and objective way how this control is done and both presented their dose and radiation control platforms / software […]

Lung cancer screening programs can reach more patients

Posted on: 2019-10-08

An analysis published in February of this year in the Journal of the American College of Radiology explains that low-dose CT lung cancer screening screens are effective tools for reducing disease mortality among high-risk individuals. However, it is known that the use of these programs is still low. So, they ask: what can be done […]

SPR monthly newspaper highlights Latin Safe in September

Posted on: 2019-10-03

In the September 2019 edition, São Paulo Radiological Society’s (SPR) Jornal da Imagem highlighted the strength that the discussion about radiation dose has gained lately with Latin Safe. The article talks about the creation of the initiative in the São Paulo Radiological Meeting of 2015 and how, in 2019, the discussion was very present in […]

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