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What to Consider When Buying Lead aprons

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Last updated on July 7th, 2020.

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Lead aprons are vital in shielding people from the harmful effects of radioactivity. They work by absorbing rays and halting their movement towards the person or object they are protecting. There are many varieties of these aprons available, so you probably might have a little difficulty in choosing one to fit your needs. I have provided a short guide on how these aprons serve their purpose and what you should consider when buying one for your use. Continue reading What to Consider When Buying Lead aprons

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Leaded Surgical Glasses

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Last updated on July 7th, 2020.

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Fluoroscopy is an x-ray imaging technique that is commonly used for diagnostic and surgical applications. Fluoroscopes use x-rays to create real-time, moving images that allow doctors and surgeons to see some of a patient’s internal structures and witness the function of some internal actions (e.g. swallowing and the heart’s beating.) Continue reading Leaded Surgical Glasses

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Using Leaded Eyewear Is Critical for Fluoroscopy Work

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Last updated on July 7th, 2020.

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If your work exposes you to x-ray radiation on a regular basis, you need protection. The exposure can have harmful side effects which can sometimes be permanent.

Doctors, nurses, and technicians who do fluoroscopy procedures are at high risk. Leaded apparel like gloves and aprons provide protection and minimize the risk. If your job regularly exposes you to x-ray radiation, you should also use leaded glasses in addition to the leaded apparel. Repeated exposure can result in cumulative ill-effects. Continue reading Using Leaded Eyewear Is Critical for Fluoroscopy Work

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The Importance of Wearing Leaded Glasses

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Last updated on July 7th, 2020.

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Have you ever wondered why leaded glasses are important for people who work with equipment that emit radiation like x-ray and CT scan machines? With the wide variety of ultra-light lenses and newly-designed frames, protective lead eyewear is used by most medical professionals. Such eyewear is also increasingly used for interventional radiology, urological procedures, orthopedic surgery, and pain management. Continue reading The Importance of Wearing Leaded Glasses

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Why Radiation Glasses are a Must for Workers in Interventional Radiology?

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Last updated on July 7th, 2020.

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A medical professional in the field of interventional radiology is like a fairy-tale hero who battles a dragon. The hero risks his life to save the princess and comes home battle-scarred with burns and scratches.

Medical professionals in the field of interventional radiology do a lot of diagnostic tests and procedures for their patients. Continue reading Why Radiation Glasses are a Must for Workers in Interventional Radiology?