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 1: Radiation Physics and Radiation Biology: 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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22 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2811-2828
Number of pages18
JournalJournal of the American College of Cardiology
Issue number24
StatePublished - Jun 19 2018
Externally publishedYes


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

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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