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Minimizing the radiation dose creates confidence

Radiology "Düsseldorf Mitte" is the first medical practice to publish day-to-day CT dose values ​​throughout Germany

Düsseldorf, 18 February 2016. Radiology "Düsseldorf Mitte" regularly publishes the radiation exposure of its patients on the Internet - so far unique in Germany. In diagnostic examinations, the dose values ​​are recorded anonymously by means of computer tomography, analyzed automatically and updated daily in the statistics on the website. The reference values ​​of the Federal Office for Radiation Protection (BfS) for normal persons are used as a comparison.

Official opening ceremony of the new radiological practice “Düsseldorf Mitte”

Magnetic resonance tomograph attracts all attention

Düsseldorf, November 18, 2015. Numerous doctors, former study colleagues from the University Hospital of Düsseldorf, as well as invited guests from Düsseldorf, were introduced to the reopening of the radiology "Düsseldorf Mitte" by the nuclear magnetic resonance tomograph and environment over the new investigators. The magnetic resonance tomograph (MRT) of the type Siemens Magnetom Aera was at the center of the event, which was accompanied by specialist presentations on the use of modern IT and the optimal dosage management in patient examinations.

Training courses in radiation protection

LONG-TERM COOPERATION WITH THE RADIOLECT GMBH

Dusseldorf, 16 July 2015. For the third consecutive time this year, the RadioLect GmbH offers its update courses in Radiation Protection in the premises of our Centre for Radiology in the heart of Düsseldorf. Longtime lecturer Dr. med Andreas Grust is now able to speak on the latest methods and techniques concerning Radiation Protection to interested physicians and medical technical assistants in his own private practice.

Cooperation agreement signed: Partnership with Siemens

PRACTICE IS REFERENCE PARTNER OF SIEMENS HEALTHCARE GMBH

Düsseldorf, 25 June 2015. The radiologist Dr. Andreas Grust has signed a cooperation agreement with Siemens Healthcare GmbH. As a Siemens Reference Center, Radiologie Düsseldorf Mitte has the latest MRI and CT scan equipment and thus ensures the lowest radiation dose in patients. The dose quantities are constantly monitored and documented.

Dr. Andreas Grust dankt dem chinesischen Siemens-Entwickler Chen Shou Shui für die erfolgreiche Inbetriebnahme mit der weltweit erstmaligen Installation des neuen Software-Updates

Less dose included

LOW-RADIATION X-RAY EXAMINATIONS IN DUSSELDORF

Düsseldorf, 14 April 2015. For the new opening of Radiologie Düsseldorf Mitte we were pleased to welcome Siemens developers from China who   came to set up the new digital X-ray detector and to implement the latest software update worldwide. For the delivery of the new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) the street was temporarily blocked. The diagnostic procedures offer patients a significantly lower radiation dose  and shorter exposure times than standard devices.