2018 ACC/HRS/NASCI/SCAI/SCCT Expert Consensus Document on Optimal Use of Ionizing Radiation in Cardiovascular Imaging—Best Practices for Safety and Effectiveness, Part 2: Radiological Equipment Operation, Dose-Sparing Methodologies, Patient and Medical Personnel Protection: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Task Force on Expert Consensus Decision Pathways

John W. Hirshfeld, Victor A. Ferrari, Frank M. Bengel, Lisa Bergersen, Charles E. Chambers, Andrew J. Einstein, Mark J. Eisenberg, Mark A. Fogel, Thomas C. Gerber, David E. Haines, Warren K. Laskey, Marian C. Limacher, Kenneth J. Nichols, Daniel A. Pryma, Gilbert L. Raff, Geoffrey D. Rubin, Donnette Smith, Arthur E. Stillman, Suma A. Thomas, Thomas T. TsaiLouis K. Wagner, L. Samuel Wann

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20 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2829-2855
Number of pages27
JournalJournal of the American College of Cardiology
Issue number24
StatePublished - Jun 19 2018
Externally publishedYes


  • ACC Expert Consensus Document
  • X-ray computed tomography
  • X-ray fluoroscopy
  • nuclear cardiology
  • positron emission tomography
  • radiation
  • radiation risk
  • radiation safety
  • single-photon computed tomography

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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