B A Schueler

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Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An investigation of operator exposure in interventional radiology
    Beth A Schueler
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Radiographics 26:1533-41; discussion 1541. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint The AAPM/RSNA physics tutorial for residents: general overview of fluoroscopic imaging
    B A Schueler
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Radiographics 20:1115-26. 2000
  3. doi request reprint Operator shielding: how and why
    Beth A Schueler
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 13:167-71. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Incorporating radiation dose assessments into the ACR appropriateness criteria
    Beth A Schueler
    Department of Radiology Mayo Clinic, Rochester 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:775-6. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Reducing occupational exposure from fluoroscopy
    Nicholas Detorie
    Mayo Clinic Rochester, Department of Radiology, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:335-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Performance evaluation of a computed radiography imaging device using a typical "front side" and novel "dual side" readout storage phosphors
    Kenneth A Fetterly
    Diagnostic Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Med Phys 33:290-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Performance evaluation of a "dual-side read" dedicated mammography computed radiography system
    Kenneth A Fetterly
    Mayo Clinic, Radiology, 201 1st Street SW Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Med Phys 30:1843-54. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiation exposure and pregnancy: when should we be concerned?
    Cynthia H McCollough
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Radiographics 27:909-17; discussion 917-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the presampled two-dimensional modulation transfer function of digital imaging systems
    Kenneth A Fetterly
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Med Phys 29:913-21. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Experimental evaluation of fiber-interspaced antiscatter grids for large patient imaging with digital x-ray systems
    Kenneth A Fetterly
    Mayo Clinic, 200 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Phys Med Biol 52:4863-80. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint An investigation of operator exposure in interventional radiology
    Beth A Schueler
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Radiographics 26:1533-41; discussion 1541. 2006
    ..Operator exposure can be maintained at an acceptable level by taking these variables into consideration and incorporating the suggested dose reduction techniques into routine practice to the greatest extent possible...
  2. ncbi request reprint The AAPM/RSNA physics tutorial for residents: general overview of fluoroscopic imaging
    B A Schueler
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Radiographics 20:1115-26. 2000
    ..Fluoroscopic equipment is available in many different configurations for use in a wide variety of clinical applications...
  3. doi request reprint Operator shielding: how and why
    Beth A Schueler
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 13:167-71. 2010
    ..Although other radiation protection tools are effective, they come with drawbacks, including staff physical discomfort and reduced procedure efficiency. As a result, further development of new protection devices is encouraged...
  4. doi request reprint Incorporating radiation dose assessments into the ACR appropriateness criteria
    Beth A Schueler
    Department of Radiology Mayo Clinic, Rochester 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:775-6. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Reducing occupational exposure from fluoroscopy
    Nicholas Detorie
    Mayo Clinic Rochester, Department of Radiology, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:335-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Performance evaluation of a computed radiography imaging device using a typical "front side" and novel "dual side" readout storage phosphors
    Kenneth A Fetterly
    Diagnostic Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Med Phys 33:290-6. 2006
    ..The differences between the spatial-frequency dependent DQE of the two plates can be attributed to the increased signal collection efficiency of the dual side read plates and differences in storage phosphor structure noise...
  7. ncbi request reprint Performance evaluation of a "dual-side read" dedicated mammography computed radiography system
    Kenneth A Fetterly
    Mayo Clinic, Radiology, 201 1st Street SW Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Med Phys 30:1843-54. 2003
    ..This finding suggests that the CR system noise was reduced for the dual-side read system compared to the standard system...
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiation exposure and pregnancy: when should we be concerned?
    Cynthia H McCollough
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Radiographics 27:909-17; discussion 917-8. 2007
    ..However, although the risks are small, it is important to ensure that radiation doses are kept as low as reasonably achievable...
  9. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the presampled two-dimensional modulation transfer function of digital imaging systems
    Kenneth A Fetterly
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Med Phys 29:913-21. 2002
    ..Comparison of the axial components of the 2D MTF to one-dimensional MTF measurements acquired using an edge device method demonstrated that the two methods produced consistent results...
  10. ncbi request reprint Experimental evaluation of fiber-interspaced antiscatter grids for large patient imaging with digital x-ray systems
    Kenneth A Fetterly
    Mayo Clinic, 200 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Phys Med Biol 52:4863-80. 2007
    ..69 for the N80 r15 grid to 0.76 for the N40 r8 grid. The SNR improvement factors ranged from 1.2 for the 10 cm phantom and N40 r8 grid to 2.09 for the 50 cm phantom and the best performing N50 r15, N44 r15 and N40 r14 grids...
  11. ncbi request reprint Quantification of fluoroscopic imaging system contrast by using video waveform monitoring
    J P Taubel
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Radiographics 21:507-18. 2001
    ..Experience with this method suggests that there is excellent correlation between the clinical perception of image contrast and the contrast index, with contrast index changes of approximately 15% being seen clinically...
  12. ncbi request reprint Calculation of effective dose
    C H McCollough
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Med Phys 27:828-37. 2000
    ..In this manner, the detriment associated with partial or organ-specific irradiations, as are common in diagnostic radiology, can be assessed...
  13. doi request reprint Clinical radiation management for fluoroscopically guided interventional procedures
    Donald L Miller
    Department of Radiology, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD 20889 5600, USA
    Radiology 257:321-32. 2010
    ..The authors recommend including radiation management as part of the departmental quality assurance program...
  14. ncbi request reprint Radiation doses in interventional radiology procedures: the RAD-IR study: part II: skin dose
    Donald L Miller
    Department of Radiology, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889 5600, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:977-90. 2003
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  15. ncbi request reprint Radiation exposure to the primary operator during endovascular surgical neuroradiology procedures
    K F Layton
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:742-3. 2006
    ..However, the total radiation dose for the primary operator is relatively low and is certainly within allowable regulatory limits when extrapolated to a yearly dose...
  16. doi request reprint 3D C-arm conebeam CT angiography as an adjunct in the precise anatomic characterization of spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas
    T D Aadland
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 31:476-80. 2010
    ..This study demonstrates the utility of C-arm conebeam CT to locate precisely the fistulous point in SDAVFs and the courses of their feeding arteries and draining veins...
  17. doi request reprint Physical evaluation of prototype high-performance anti-scatter grids: potential for improved digital radiographic image quality
    Kenneth A Fetterly
    Mayo Clinic, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Phys Med Biol 54:N37-42. 2009
    ..4 for the 10 cm phantom to 2.4 for the 50 cm phantom. For the thickest phantom, the SNR improvement factor of the prototype grids was 18-83% higher than that of the N44r15 and N80r15 grids, respectively...
  18. pmc Digital radiology equipment acquisition and installation procedures: a team approach at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    S Ramthun
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Digit Imaging 14:3-5. 2001
    ..A project team and a defined process for system planning, evaluation, and implementation can improve the chance for success. In this presentation, our project team relates their experiences...
  19. ncbi request reprint Artefacts found in computed radiography
    L J Cesar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Br J Radiol 74:195-202. 2001
    ..Understanding the potential sources of CR artefacts will aid in identifying and resolving problems quickly and help prevent future occurrences...
  20. ncbi request reprint A survey of clinical factors and patient dose in mammography
    R L Kruger
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Med Phys 28:1449-54. 2001
    ..1 cm. Also, patient attenuation data were converted to equivalent BR-12 and acrylic thickness to help determine appropriate phantom thicknesses required for mammography unit automatic exposure control performance assessment...
  21. ncbi request reprint 3D cerebral angiography: radiation dose comparison with digital subtraction angiography
    Beth A Schueler
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:1898-901. 2005
    ..The purpose of the study is to measure 3D RA radiation dose as compared with biplanar digital subtraction angiography (DSA)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Radiation doses in interventional radiology procedures: the RAD-IR study: part I: overall measures of dose
    Donald L Miller
    Department of Radiology, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889 5600, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:711-27. 2003
    ..To determine patient radiation doses for interventional radiology and neuroradiology procedures, to identify procedures associated with higher radiation doses, and to determine the effects of various parameters on patient doses...
  23. pmc Diagnostic ionizing radiation exposure in a population-based cohort of patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Joanna M Peloquin
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:2015-22. 2008
    ..However, the extent of radiation exposure in these patients is unknown...
  24. ncbi request reprint Radiation doses in interventional radiology procedures: the RAD-IR Study. Part III: Dosimetric performance of the interventional fluoroscopy units
    Stephen Balter
    Department of Medicine, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:919-26. 2004
    ..To present the physics data supporting the validity of the clinical dose data from the RAD-IR study and to document the performance of dosimetry-components of these systems over time...
  25. ncbi request reprint Reference values for diagnostic radiology: application and impact
    Joel E Gray
    Landauer, 2 Science Road, Glenwood, IL 60425, USA
    Radiology 235:354-8. 2005
    ..RVs are a useful tool for comparing patient radiation doses at institutions throughout the United States and for providing information about radiographic equipment performance...