The Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging

image gently when we care for kids! The image gently Campaign is an initiative of the Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging. The campaign goal is to change practice by increasing awareness of the opportunities to promote radiation protection in the imaging of children.

Interventional Radiology - Step Lightly Resources

Image Gently, Step Lightly: Practice of ALARA in Pediatric Interventional Radiology Slide Presentation - for use by providers to teach their staff methods to reduce dose and maintain quality. Radiologists are encouraged to give this talk locally.

Step Lightly Procedure Checklist - Dose reduction steps the team should review for each patient

Downloadable Outline - “Steps for Radiation Safety in Children”  Specific dose reduction and quality maintenance steps to take in the department

Patient brochure “What parents should know about medical radiation safety in pediatric interventional radiology” - answers for parents about IR procedures. Providers can use this as a guide to communicate concerns and benefits of interventional procedures to patients.

Publications

Print an Image Gently - Step Lightly sticker here!

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