Zoe Brady

Summary

Affiliation: Alfred Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The changing use of pediatric CT in Australia
    Zoe Brady
    School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Vic, Australia
    Pediatr Radiol 46:1199-208. 2016
  2. pmc Assessment of paediatric CT dose indicators for the purpose of optimisation
    Z Brady
    Applied Physics, RMIT University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Br J Radiol 85:1488-98. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Justifying referrals for paediatric CT
    Zoe Brady
    Radiology, Alfred Health, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 197:95-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of organ dosimetry methods and effective dose calculation methods for paediatric CT
    Z Brady
    Applied Physics, RMIT University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Australas Phys Eng Sci Med 35:117-34. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Paediatric CT imaging trends in Australia
    Zoe Brady
    Applied Physics, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 55:132-42. 2011
  6. pmc Cancer risk in 680,000 people exposed to computed tomography scans in childhood or adolescence: data linkage study of 11 million Australians
    John D Mathews
    School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    BMJ 346:f2360. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Exposure to ionizing radiation and brain cancer incidence: The Life Span Study cohort
    Nicolas R Smoll
    School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Level 3, 207 Bouverie Street, The University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol 42:60-5. 2016

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint The changing use of pediatric CT in Australia
    Zoe Brady
    School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Vic, Australia
    Pediatr Radiol 46:1199-208. 2016
    ..Despite the medical benefits of CT, there are concerns about increased cancer risks following CT scans in childhood...
  2. pmc Assessment of paediatric CT dose indicators for the purpose of optimisation
    Z Brady
    Applied Physics, RMIT University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Br J Radiol 85:1488-98. 2012
    ..In addition, the aim was to develop a method of analysing local scan parameters to enable identification of areas for optimisation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Justifying referrals for paediatric CT
    Zoe Brady
    Radiology, Alfred Health, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 197:95-9. 2012
    ..For an individual, a justified, optimised computed tomography (CT) scan will result in more benefit than harm. A doctor must justify the necessity for a CT scan before referring an individual for imaging...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of organ dosimetry methods and effective dose calculation methods for paediatric CT
    Z Brady
    Applied Physics, RMIT University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Australas Phys Eng Sci Med 35:117-34. 2012
    ..While the ability to estimate CT dose is essential for risk assessment and radiation protection, identifying a simple, practical dosimetry method remains challenging...
  5. doi request reprint Paediatric CT imaging trends in Australia
    Zoe Brady
    Applied Physics, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 55:132-42. 2011
    ..As the risks associated with exposure are higher for children than for adults, this study assessed the impact of paediatric CT in Australia by analysing imaging trends...
  6. pmc Cancer risk in 680,000 people exposed to computed tomography scans in childhood or adolescence: data linkage study of 11 million Australians
    John D Mathews
    School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    BMJ 346:f2360. 2013
    ..To assess the cancer risk in children and adolescents following exposure to low dose ionising radiation from diagnostic computed tomography (CT) scans...
  7. doi request reprint Exposure to ionizing radiation and brain cancer incidence: The Life Span Study cohort
    Nicolas R Smoll
    School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Level 3, 207 Bouverie Street, The University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol 42:60-5. 2016
    ..Ionizing radiation is a cause of cancer. This paper examines the effects of radiation dose and age at exposure on the incidence of brain cancer using data from the Life Span Study (LSS) of atomic bomb survivors...