Radiation Risk: 4 Proven Ways the Best CHPs Soothe Patient Concerns

I’m pregnant. I just had a pelvic X-ray. Should I be concerned?                                                                

The inquiry was sent recently from a reader in Italy to Emily Caffrey, a Certified Health Physicist (CHP) and the chief editor of “Ask the Experts,” an educational website at the Health Physics Society (HPS).

Best Practice No More? 3 Reasons Why Gonadal Shielding Isn’t Needed Today

Keith Strauss, an emeritus associate professor at the University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, is fully aware of what his well-researched proclamation means for his line of work, all medical technologists, millions of patients, decades of clinical best practices and countless textbooks, exams and course curriculums.

Everything needs to change.