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Sentinel Event Alert. February 14, 2008;(38):1-3.
This alert provides risk reduction strategies and recommendations to minimize opportunities for failures associated with the use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
MRI Safety Week is held annually in July. This observance supports the sharing of information and resources to support magnetic resonance imaging safety.
Patient Safety Initiative Alert. Trenton: New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services; May 2006.
This announcement describes a near miss involving sandbags filled with metal shot instead of sand.
FDA public health notification: MRI-caused injuries in patients with implanted neurological stimulators.
Schultz DG. Rockville, MD: Center for Devices and Radiological Health, Food and Drug Administration; May 10, 2005.
In response to reports of injuries in patients with implanted neurological stimulators who underwent magnetic resonance imaging procedures, the Food and Drug Administration suggests related precautions for radiology personnel and physicians.