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Dose Standardization and Optimization Are the Key

Wiebke Kathmann, PhD |  25.01.2017

At “Krankenhaus der Augustinerinnen” in Cologne, Germany, dose standardization and optimization are key. As a result, dose management is becoming increasingly important. Frank Schellhammer, MD, Chief of Radiology, describes how the hospital is keeping X-ray doses as low as reasonably achievable.

 

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