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Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 38, Issue 3, pp 265–269 | Cite as

The ‘Image Gently’ campaign: increasing CT radiation dose awareness through a national education and awareness program

  • Marilyn J. Goske
  • Kimberly E. Applegate
  • Jennifer Boylan
  • Penny F. Butler
  • Michael J. Callahan
  • Brian D. Coley
  • Shawn Farley
  • Donald P. Frush
  • Marta Hernanz-Schulman
  • Diego Jaramillo
  • Neil D. Johnson
  • Sue C. Kaste
  • Gregory Morrison
  • Keith J. Strauss
  • Nora Tuggle
Commentary

Keywords

ALARA Radiation safety Computed tomography Alliance Healthcare 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This work was supported by an unrestricted education grant from GE Healthcare. The statements made in this commentary are the opinions of the authors and are not necessarily shared by the members or leadership of the Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marilyn J. Goske
    • 1
  • Kimberly E. Applegate
    • 2
  • Jennifer Boylan
    • 3
  • Penny F. Butler
    • 4
  • Michael J. Callahan
    • 5
  • Brian D. Coley
    • 6
  • Shawn Farley
    • 4
  • Donald P. Frush
    • 7
  • Marta Hernanz-Schulman
    • 8
  • Diego Jaramillo
    • 9
  • Neil D. Johnson
    • 1
  • Sue C. Kaste
    • 10
  • Gregory Morrison
    • 11
  • Keith J. Strauss
    • 5
  • Nora Tuggle
    • 11
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyCincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical CenterCincinnatiUSA
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyRiley Hospital for ChildrenIndianapolisUSA
  3. 3.Society for Pediatric RadiologyRestonUSA
  4. 4.American College of RadiologyRestonUSA
  5. 5.Department of RadiologyChildren’s Hospital BostonBostonUSA
  6. 6.Department of RadiologyNationwide Children’s HospitalColumbusUSA
  7. 7.Division of Pediatric RadiologyDuke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA
  8. 8.Department of Diagnostic ImagingVanderbilt Children’s HospitalNashvilleUSA
  9. 9.Department of RadiologyChildren’s HospitalPhiladelphiaUSA
  10. 10.St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Radiologic Science, Division of Diagnostic ImagingMemphisUSA
  11. 11.American Society of Radiologic TechnologistsAlbuquerqueUSA

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