Episode 1: 2021.02.24  REGISTRATION

Moderator: Ana Geão, Chair, EFRS Nuclear Medicine Expert Committee

Learning Objectives:

  • To outline the risks/benefits of nuclear medicine examinations in paediatric patients.
  • To consider the role of the nuclear medicine radiographer / technologist in radiation risk communication.
  • To learn about how radiation risks versus benefits can be communicated to paediatric patients.
  • To discuss if written consent should be sought when performing nuclear medicine examinations on paediatric patients.

Joana Santos, Medical Imaging and Radiotherapy Department Coimbra Health School, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal
Ana Isabel Santos, Director of the Nuclear Medicine Department, Hospital Garcia De Orta, Portugal