JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2011 • VOLUME 33: 1
Bismuth Breast and Thyroid
for Pediatric CT
By Melinda Dobbs, RN, BSN, CCRC, Renee Ahmed, RT(R)(CT),
and L. Ellen Patrick, MD
Staff at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta work diligently to minimize the radiation
dose for every scan; however, further work regarding best practices was initiated
in 2010 to further protect the pediatric patients.
A Better Way to Perform
By Robert Loose
Radiologic technologists at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee, WI
were experiencing injuries at an alarming rate. A cross-functional team developed a new ergonomically sound procedure that essentially eliminated injuries
associated with performing portable x-rays.
39 Instructions for Authors
54 Index to Advertisers
Corporate Social Responsibility of Future
55 The Marketplace
The Radiology Manager as a Servant Leader
By Jason Scott, MBA, RT(R)(MR)
Servant leadership utilizes an alternative approach to power-based models by
considering the needs of followers and collaborating with them to achieve organizational goals, which can generate higher staff satisfaction and promote a
more positive working environment.