Local Time : Thu, Jan 18 - 18:34 CEST

SF 12d - Radiographers' challenge: informing patients about radiation risk

Friday, March 2, 16:00 - 17:30 Room: K Session Type: Special Focus Session Topics: Radiographers, EuroSafe Imaging, Education Moderators: S. Geers-van Gemeren (Utrecht/NL), J. Vassileva (Vienna/AT)


Chairperson's introduction: The European BSS (Basic Safety Standards) Directive and current legal requirements

S. Geers-van Gemeren; Utrecht/NL

So whose role is it? What different professionals can and should do

G. Paulo; Coimbra/PT

What do patients want to hear and need to be told?

J. Portelli; Msida/MT

How to effectively communicate radiation risks

L. O'Hora; Dublin/IE

Panel discussion: Speaking a common language: how best to work together to inform patients