EuroSafe Imaging Session - Jointly organised by the ESR and WHO

Ethics and radiation protection of the patient: a focus on medical imaging

Lectures

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EU 1 - Ethics and radiation protection of the patient: the WHO perspective

EU 1 - Ethics and radiation protection of the patient: the WHO perspective

14:57Jim Malone, Dublin / Ireland

Learning Objectives
1. To learn about the distinction between ethical behaviour and compliance with guidelines/the law.
2. To become familiar with a widely accepted set of ethical values and how to discern them in medicine and radiation protection (RP).
3. To understand that a personal moral compass alone is not acceptable when acting as a professional.

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EU 1 - Ethics in the context of EuroSafe Imaging

EU 1 - Ethics in the context of EuroSafe Imaging

11:33Guy Frija, Paris / France

Learning Objectives
1. To learn the evolving position of ethics in radiation protection in medicine.
2. To identify ethical challenges for the implementation of the radiation protection system in medical imaging.
3. To appreciate the EuroSafe response to these developments.

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EU 1 - Ethics in radiation protection of patients: ICRP activities

EU 1 - Ethics in radiation protection of patients: ICRP activities

18:39F. Bochud, Lausanne / Switzerland

Learning Objectives
1. To learn about the existence of ICRP-138, a report setting out the ethics foundation of radiation protection.
2. To appreciate why ICRP is developing a new report on ethics of radiation protection in medical diagnosis/treatment.
3. To understand the concepts and values that will be introduced in the new ICRP report.

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EU 1 - Ethics in radiological practice

EU 1 - Ethics in radiological practice

14:42D. Husseiny Salama, Cairo / Egypt

Learning Objectives
1. To learn about the importance of ethics for radiology in day-to-day practice.
2. To become familiar with ethical dilemmas that may arise when implementing the system of radiation protection in radiology.
3. To understand the importance of information for, and personal contact with, patients in day-to-day practice.

Speakers

Presenter

Jim Malone

Dublin, Iceland

Presenter

Guy Frija

Paris, France

Presenter

Francois Bochud

Lausanne, Switzerland

Presenter

Dina Husseiny Salama

Cairo, Egypt