Latest additions September 2012

 

  1. Radiation and Cataract
  2. Back to Basics campaign by Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging
  3. Recent meeting of ICRP Committee 3
  4. New training course on Radiation Protection for Vascular Surgeons

5.    Posters on10 Pearls translated into many languages:

10 Pearls Posters: Radiation Protection in

 

6. Latest literature

 

Note: All posters are for FREE download, print in any size and use in facility. The terms of reference for use are>>

 

Latest additions August 2012

The RPOP website has been updated as:

 

  1. Skin injuries: Occurrence and Evolution

2. Arabic translation of posters on10 Pearls:

o Radiation protection of Patient in fluoroscopy اللآلئ العشر : الوقايا الإشعاعيا ل نرضى ند التنظير الإشعاعي

  1. Latest News
  2. Upcoming Events
  3. Latest literature

Note: All posters are for FREE download, print in any size and use in facility. The terms of reference for use are>>

You are encouraged to provide feedback and send information to those whom you consider appropriate and create link on your website.

 

Latest additions April 2012

 

 

  1. Joint Position Statement on the IAEA Patient Radiation Exposure Tracking
  2. Joint ICTP-IAEA Training in Radiation Protection for Patients, Trieste, Italy, 1 -5 October 2012
  3. Short summary of meeting on appropriateness criteria in diagnostic imaging
  4. Statement in Support of the "Triple A" Concept for Radiation Protection of Patients
  5. Latest literature

Latest additions March 2012

  1. New training material on radiation protection forDoctors using fluoroscopy outside radiology (Urologists, Gastroenterologists, Orthopedic surgeons etc.)-Freedownload
  2. New page on diagnostic reference levels in CT
  3. American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) issues a position statement on use of Bismuth shielding
  4. Greek and Macedonian version ofPosters on Radiation protection in fluoroscopy
  5. Newsletters or Networks:

  1. Latest literature

 

Latest additions February 2012

Referring Medical Practitioners

Avoidance of Unnecessary Dose to Patients While Transitioning from Analogue to Digital Radiology

Radiation Protection in Cardiology (Spanish)

  • Latest News
  • Upcoming Events
  • Latest literature


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     Latest additions 15th December 2011

     

    1. Radiation and Cataract- New page
    2. Growth in Imaging: Will it continue?
    3. Russian Translation of poster on 10 Pearls: Radiation protection of Staff  and Patients in fluoroscopy
    4. Interim version of the BSS released
    5. Image Gently's "Go with the guidelines" campaign for child sizing radiopharmaceutical dose

     

    Latest additions 20TH October 2011

    RPOP: Update No. 55, October 2011. Please note that a major part of the RPOP website is now available in the Spanish language.

    1. Latest News
    2. Latest literature

    Latest additions 31st August 2011

    1. Poster on 10 Pearls: Radiation protection of Staff in fluoroscopy
    2. Updated information on Erythema
    3. Newsletters of
    4. Latest News
    5. Latest literature
    6. Upcoming events update

     

     

    Latest additions 31st July 2011

    1. Public Information on Radiation is an essential part of our life
    2. A Poster on 10 Pearls: Radiation protection of patients in fluoroscopy
    3. Fluoroscopy in Operating Theatres
    4. Latest News
    5. Latest literature
    6. Upcoming events update
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    Latest additions 14th June 2011

    1. Training material (.ppt slides) on Radiation Protection in Digital Radiology available for Free download
    2. Latest News
    3. Latest literature
    4. Upcoming events update

     

    Latest additions 19th May 2011

    1. Latest News
    2. Training material
    3. Latest literature
    4. Upcoming events update

     

    Latest additions 14th April 2011

    1. RPOP is social now. Link to
    2. Latest News
    3. Latest literature
    4. Upcoming events update

     

    Latest additions 26th February 2011

    1. Latest News
    2. Patient information page on radiation protection in Computed Tomography in
    3. New launch of a Newsletter on Radiation Protection of Children (Asia)
    4. New launch of a Newsletter of Network of Gastroenterologist in Radiation Protection in Latin American countries
    5. Newsletter of Asian network of Cardiologists in radiation protection, Issue#8  
    6. Networks of the IAEA on Radiation Protection of Children
    7. Latest literature

     

    Latest additions 11th February 2011

    1. Release of a Reporting system for events in interventional procedures (SAFRAD)
    2. IAEA Cataract studies receive further attention
    3. Training material on Radiation Protection in Pediatric Radiology for FREE Download
    4. Release of patients after radionuclide therapy- Update from NRC (US)
    5. New Network on Radiation Protection of Children in Latin American Countries
    6. Updates on pages:
    7. Latest literature

     

     Radiation Protection Papers

     

    The Radiation Protection of Patients (RPOP) website of the IAEA is providing lot of information on patients and staff information. New information has been made available on patient protection. Free training material in the form of power point slides is available in diagnostic and interventional radiology, radiotherapy, nuclear medicine and also in cardiology and hybrid imaging (PET/CT, SPECT/CT).

    There are many interesting statements on Did you know?

    You are encouraged to access the website.

     

     /images/isrrt/Newer Imaging Paper.pdf

    /images/isrrt/RPD Children.pdf

     

    Radiation protection website IAEA


     

    Latest additions 11th January 2011

      While leaving behind 2010, I wish to give you a brief round of 2010.

    1. The RPOP website received an average of 0.75 million hits/month (nearly 10 million/year) through about 12000 absolute unique visitors each month in 2010 which is 50% increase over 2009.
    2. It continued to appear on First page of Google (or Yahoo…) search and normally on top of first page with most commonly searched terms in medical radiation protection.
    3. A new section that was added in 2010 was Information for patients.
    4. Other new pages were on radiation protection in gastroenterology (English, Spanish and Portuguese), Urology, Orthopaedic surgery
    5. New training material in Spanish language was added and a number of publications
    6. Networks of gastroenterologists in radiation protection and on radiation protection of children were created
    7. A position statement on release of patients after radionuclide therapy was released
    8. A number of latest news items were posted
    9. Smart Card/SmartRadTrack project concept was published in Lancet and IAEA cataract studies were published

     

    Latest additions 13th December  2010

    1. Latest News:
    2. Spanish version of the training material on Prevention of Accidental Exposure in Radiotherapy available for Free download
    3. Upcoming Events
    4. Latest Literature

     

     Latest additions 30th October 2010

     

    1. Latest News:
    2. Upcoming Events
    3. Latest Literature

     

    Latest additions 26th August 2010

    1. Latest News:
    2. Upcoming Events
    3. Publications
    4. Latest Literature

     

    Latest additions 14th July 2010

    1. New page on Radiation protection in Urology
    2. Portuguese version of pages on Radiation Protection in Gastroenterology  
    3. Latest literature
    4. Upcoming events

     

    Latest additions 22nd May 2010

    1. Latest News
    2. Spanish version of training material on Radiation Protection in Nuclear Medicine for FREE download
    3. New page on Radiation Protection in Orthopaedic Surgery
    4. New publication on interventional procedures
    5. Spanish version of Gastroenterology pages
    6. Upcoming Events
    7. Latest literature
    8. More Did You Know statements added


    Latest additions 28th March 2010

    1. Next meeting of the Smart Card/SmartRadTrack project
    2. New network of Gastroenterologists in radiation protection
    3. Information on Radiation Protection in Gastroenterology
    4. Latest literature

    Latest additions 28th February 2010

    1. Updates on Smart Card project- New name SmartRadTrack & Recommendations
    2. Recently raised issues of radiation risks
    3. IAEA releases Position Statement on Release of Patients after Radionuclide Therapy
    4. Links with Image Gently
    5. Newsletter of Asian Network of Cardiologists in Radiation Protection #7
    6. Latest literature

    Latest additions 5th
    February 2010
    1. Information for PATIENTS
    2. Latest News
    3. Spanish version of training material for Free download
    4. Upcoming events
    5. Latest literature


     

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