This study demonstrates that relatively low patient radiation doses are possible with an ARSN system for spine surgery in a hybrid OR. Importantly, it was found that ARSN in a hybrid OR can, in combination with real-time dosimeter feedback, be used to minimize occupational exposure.
This study was sponsored by Philips Healthcare/the Netherlands. Philips healthcare and Karolinska University Hospital have a global research agreement.
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Spine. 2020;45(1):E45-E53. © 2020 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins