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New version of Radiolab

A new version of Radiolab -application for comprehensive management of hospital radiopharmacies- is now available at http://www.radiopharmacy.net. Radiolab 4.0 includes among others the following new features: Addition of small, medium and large labels for radioactive products and cold kits. Addition … Continue reading

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New version of Radiolab

A new version of Radiolab -application for comprehensive management of hospital radiopharmacies- is now available at http://www.radiopharmacy.net. Radiolab 3.1 includes among others the following new features: Incorporation of Ga-68 generators. Printing labels of various sizes in the Dispensing module. Incorporation … Continue reading

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Freeware for reporting radiation dosimetry following the administration of radiopharmaceuticals

An article has been published in the journal Applied Radiation and Isotopes about a freeware application for automatic calculation of the radiation dosimetry of radiopharmaceuticals administered to patients, according to the patient’s age, the type of radiopharmaceutical and the administered … Continue reading

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Pediatric activities of radiopharmaceuticals

The dosage card of the European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM) and the North American consensus guidelines each provide recommendations of administered activities of radiopharmaceuticals in children, but there are substantial differences between these two guidelines. For commonly performed pediatric … Continue reading

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Molybdenum-99: Privatising Nuclear Medicine

This is a special report from Business Monitor International (BMI) which examines the global supply of Molybdenum- 99, looking at the likelihood of price rises and the implications of investment. The report deals with the following topics: – Molybdenum-99, the … Continue reading

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New European rules to protect against the dangers arising from exposure to ionizing radiation

In December last year was published in the Official Journal of the European Union 2013/59/EURATOM COUNCIL DIRECTIVE of 5 December 2013 laying down basic safety standards for protection are set against the dangers arising from exposure to ionizing radiation. This … Continue reading

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The new EANM dosage card is now available

Harmonization of the 2007 EANM Pediatric Dosage Card and the 2010 North American Consensus guideline resulted in a new guideline, and in addition a new version of the EANM dosage card was released (version 1.2.2014). The new standards were also … Continue reading

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