Image Wisely is a joint initiative of the American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America, American Society of Radiological Technologists and American Association of Physicists in Medicine.
Potentials of the Potential: The “Lower, Slower, and Brighter” Mantra
This Radiation Sensibilities article explains the advantages of reduced tube potential in reducing radiation dose, improving brightness of enhancing lesions and structures, as well as the providing the opportunity for injecting slower and lower amounts of intravenous iodinated contrast media. Read the article »
Image Wisely encourages practitioners to optimize the amount of radiation used in
medically necessary imaging studies and to eliminate unnecessary procedures