Cross-Modality Approaches to Dose Reduction

In this chapter, we will discuss radiation in the context of various imaging modalities and the solutions Siemens has developed.

CARE Analytics
CARE Analytics is a non-medical, free-of-charge tool that can be installed on any computer and is designed to improve dose monitoring in interventional imaging, computed tomography, radiography, fluoroscopy, and urology, even a multivendor approach is possible. The increased monitoring leads to increased transparency and helps to improve daily work practices by adjusting work protocols.


teamplay is a cloud-based network that brings together healthcare professionals and patients in order to advance medicine and human health in a team effort. By connecting medical institutions and their imaging devices, teamplay aspires to create the biggest virtual imaging team in the world and provides its members with tools to tackle big data and the challenges of increasing cost pressure.