Muscat, The Royal Hospital, represented by the
Department of Diagnostic Imaging & Interventional Radiology
organized today a workshop on CT scan protocols at the main
conference room of the National Heart Center.
Over 100 radiologists, medical physicists and specialists from
various public and private health institutions from the Sultanate
attended the workshop.
The two-day workshop aims at raising the level of awareness of the
medical staff working in the radiology field on the precautionary
procedures, the principles used in protection from radiology, training
the medical staff on measuring the radiation doses of the CT devices,
as well as highlighting the latest scientific researches and international
studies related to this field.
Prof. Mano Calra, from Harvard University in the United States of
America (USA) gave a lecture on the importance of using the CT scan
in the medical field. He also highlighted the most important principles
when using the CT scan and focused on the up-to-date techniques
used to enhance the quality of CT images.
Source: Oman News Agency