The role of CT in professionalism: accreditation, certification and the welfare of our children.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Defining, measuring and promoting professionalism in medicine, including radiology, has been increasingly emphasized by organizations such as ACGME, the ACR and ABR. It is clear that we as imaging experts have as an ultimate responsibility the welfare of our patients. This is the essence of professionalism, and major societies such as the ACR, ABR and RSNA are embracing professionalism through ongoing safety and training efforts. Some of those efforts in accreditation of equipment and certification of medical professionals will be discussed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Frush, DP

Published Date

  • September 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 41 Suppl 2 /

Start / End Page

  • 571 - 575

PubMed ID

  • 21847741

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1432-1998

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00247-011-2100-9


  • eng

Conference Location

  • Germany