Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch report demonstrating where technology could play a pivotal role in reducing harm caused by failures in communication or follow-up of unexpected significant radiological findings. The investigation also makes three other recommendations in relation to following up
In this their 18th report, the Committee on Medical Aspects of Radiation in the Environment presents a review of the health effects, benefits and risks arising from the use of ionising radiation in dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) scans in non-medical
This document explains how the DHSC will recognise MPEs as competent, as required by medical exposure regulations on radiation safety. Certificates from RPA2000 are valid for 5 years. Discussion on renewal of certificates is ongoing and will be agreed once transition
Date of report: 5 April 2019 Deceased name: Alice Dixon Coroners name: Simon Wickens Coroners Area: Surrey Category: Hospital Death (Clinical Procedures and medical management) related deaths This report is being sent to: Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Trust
This document aims to share key learning from Clinical Site Visits conducted by PHE between December 2007 and November 2016.
The technology described in this briefing is the AlignRT patient position monitoring system. This briefing focuses on its use during breast cancer radiation therapy. The innovative aspect is that it may avoid inaccurate treatment by precisely tracking a patient’s position
Research study commissioned by Cancer Research research study to investigate the non-surgical oncology workforce of the UK. This is the first time UK-wide data has been collected on the non-surgical oncology workforce as a whole and it identifies gaps in the