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CT Fetal Dose Calculation

Researchers at UCLA have noted that the meteric of CTDI-vol and patient size noted as “water equivalent diameter” are useful in determining fetal dose from CT.


NRU Extends Operations

The Canadian government announced that the NRU reactor at Chalk River would extends it’s operation until March, 2018.


TJC Revised Diagnostic Imaging Standards

On 01/09/15 The Joint Commission (TJC) released their revised standards for Diagnostic Imaging. As an MPC client you should note that we have been performing all of the noted requirements for you for many years prior to this release.


FDA Publishes Draft Informed Consent Guidance

The FDA has published a draft version of proposed guidance for “Informed Consent” for all IRB’s and research uses of FDA regulated entities. Comment period expires September 15, 2014.