As surgical procedures moved from open to minimally invasive, the need for intraoperative imaging emerged and radiation entered the OR. And so did the concern over dose, as radiation dose is cumulative and it can be harmful to the body.
Obviously every surgeon wants the best IQ (Image Quality) at the lowest possible dose. But what are these best practices for reducing dose? An Massa, our product expert C-arms and Radioprotection, knows how to get the most out of your GE OEC C-arm, considering the ALARA Principle*.