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Is Your Thyroid Shield Protecting You?
Is Your Thyroid Shield Protecting You?

Thyroid Shields: Are you protected?
Your thyroid shield (or thyroid collar) is an essential part of your radiation protection gear. I don’t need to spend too much time writing about how to wear one. Most people reading this wear a thyroid shield almost daily. Instead, I’d like to spend some time discussing tips on getting the most out of your shield and which ones are the best choice if you’re shopping for one.

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What is a Lead-Free Apron?
What is a Lead-Free Apron?

Heavy, cumbersome, and stiff. Those are some words that come to a lot of people’s minds when thinking of wearing their old lead apron. During long cases that apron IS a weight on your shoulders, and the stress caused to your back is no joke; but did you know that...

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