Radiation Cataractogenesis: The Progression of Our Understanding and Its Clinical Consequences

Radiation Cataractogenesis: The Progression of Our Understanding and Its Clinical Consequences

ABSTRACT | In the high-volume and increasingly complex world of image-guided therapy and medical imaging, awareness of the potential risks secondary to occupational radiation exposure in medical professionals needs greater focus. One of these risks is radiationinduced cataracts, a recently recognized entity, which may impact the physician’s professional proficiency, quality of life, and career span. […]

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Mentice and Barrier Technologies at SIR 2017

Mentice and Barrier Technologies at SIR 2017

SIR 2017, the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society of Interventional Radiology was held March 4-9 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. Mentice and Barrier Technologies joined forces to present radiation safety solutions. Mentice showcased their ‘Radiation Safety’ software, an add-on compatible with all Mentice endovascular training software modules. Barrier Technologies […]

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Unique X-Ray Apron Innovates Patient Health & Safety

Unique X-Ray Apron Innovates Patient Health & Safety

First Ever Machine-Washable, Lead-Free Dental X-Ray Apron The Secure Shield™ lead-free dental apron is the only machine-washable dental x-ray garment on the market, providing superior protection from cross-contamination. Barrier Technologies April 14, 2015 9:55 AM DAVIE, Fla., April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Using a dental apron during radiography is essential to protect patients’ bodies from […]

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