fluoroscopy

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fluoroscopy

examination of a person or object by means of a fluoroscope

fluoroscopy

[flu̇′räs·kə·pē]
(engineering)
Use of a fluoroscope for x-ray examination.
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Food and Drug Administration (FDA) entered the picture, issuing public health advisories dealing with serious radiation-related skin injuries resulting from some fluoroscopic procedures.
Our goal is to ensure that every facility uses appropriate dose reduction techniques when performing fluoroscopic procedures, said Donald Peck, PhD, American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) representative to Image Wisely.
Credentialing to perform fluoroscopic procedures should include documented training in radiation.
The document also identified specific high-dose fluoroscopic procedures that could be harmful and reinforced the SMDA requirement to report injuries to the CDRH.
The radiolucent top, which permits AP and lateral imaging, supplies 58" imaging coverage and panning capability with 10" longitudinal movement, while the Procedural Stretcher's generous 48' x 34" frame opening easily accommodates a C-Arm for fluoroscopic procedures.
In addition to performing fluoroscopic procedures, technologists also have been trained to place an enterostomy tube into the proximal small bowel for enteroclysis examination with an overall success rate of 92%.