Tag: radiation exposure

10MD radiation protection textile granted US patent

The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted the Ten Medical Design AB (10MD) patent application, Radiation Protective Material (US2016060791), a press release...

Study finds increased risk of abdominal cancer associated with EVAR

A population-based cohort study by Viknesh Sounderajah and colleagues at Imperial College in London, UK, found an increased risk of abdominal cancer associated with...

New surgical navigation system could eliminate radiation fears

A new surgical navigation system, Intra-Operative Positioning System (IOPS) that is being developed by Centerline Biomedical along with Cleveland Clinic in the USA could...

Deficiencies in operator behaviour: Premature atypical malignancies in high-volume operators

In this article, Bijan Modarai outlines recent research on the effects of radiation exposure in high-volume interventionalists, why a future with alternative modalities to...

Endovascular 3D navigation system without ionising radiation completes preclinical study

Endovascular navigation startup Centerline Biomedical has successfully completed a fifth preclinical study at Cleveland Clinic facilities evaluating its surgical navigation system, the Intra-Operative Positioning...