Image Gently, Step Lightly: promoting radiation safety in pediatric interventional radiology.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

OBJECTIVE: The Image Gently, Step Lightly campaign is an education and awareness campaign focusing on radiation safety in pediatric interventional radiology. To promote radiation safety by standardizing workflow and encouraging team responsibility, the campaign Website includes a procedural checklist that the medical team may use to review radiation safety steps before each pediatric interventional procedure. CONCLUSION: Use of this checklist can be an effective tool in the ongoing effort to maximize radiation safety during interventional procedures.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Sidhu, M; Goske, MJ; Connolly, B; Racadio, J; Yoshizumi, TT; Strauss, KJ; Coley, BD; Utley, T

Published Date

  • October 2010

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 195 / 4

Start / End Page

  • W299 - W301

PubMed ID

  • 20858793

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1546-3141

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2214/AJR.09.3938


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States