Protecting The Provider In The Cath Lab

The discussion around radiation protections for the healthcare team in the cath lab continues to gain momentum. While there are a few solutions out there, the landscape around radiation safety in the cath lab remains relatively unchanged. The article attached that was published in Cath Lab Digest in 2015 could have been written this year - because not a lot has changed.

The advancements for patient care in the cath lab have been outstanding. We are past time to adopt new tools to take care of the team taking care of the patient. Take a few minutes to read the linked article. It is a great reminder.

Protecting the Provider: A Reexamination of Cath Lab Radiation Safety

Tom Livingston