About Image Gently
The Image Gently Alliance is a coalition of health care organizations dedicated to providing safe, high quality pediatric imaging worldwide. The primary objective of the Alliance is to raise awareness in the imaging community of the need to adjust radiation dose when imaging children.
The mission of the Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging (the Image Gently Alliance) is, through advocacy, to improve safe and effective imaging care of children worldwide.
World Federation of Pediatric Imaging (WFPI)
Provides an international platform for pediatric radiology organizations united to address the challenges in global…
General FAQs for Imaging Children
Questions and answers for patient centered communication
Communicating Radiation Risks in Paediatric Imaging
Information to support healthcare discussions about benefit and risk
What parents should know about CT…
What parents should know about CT scans and what parents Should know about CT scans…
What Parents Should Know About CT…
What Parents Should Know About CT Scans for Children: Medical Radiation Use
World Health Organization (WHO)
Our goal is to build a better, healthier future for people all over the world.
The Image Gently Think A-Head Campaign: Working Together to Take Care of Kids Who Hurt Their Heads
Head trauma occurs frequently in children. A CT (also called CAT) scan may be necessary to diagnose your child’s condition.…READ MORE
Think-A-Head Campaign Poster
American Academy of Pediatrics American Association of Neurological Surgeons and Congress of Neurological Surgeons (Joint Section) on Pediatric Neurological Surgery…READ MORE
What Others Are Saying
I wanted to extend my sincere appreciation …. The information you have provided has relieved my anxiety and I am truly grateful.
This experience with Image Gently has raised our awareness and clarified radiation amidst much online confusion.
Image Gently has been a valuable resource for parents and other caregivers as well as for health care providers, providing a wealth of accurate and balanced information on the use of x-rays in children for medical imaging. Today, the success of Image Gently is globally recognized as it became a benchmark for paediatric medical imaging worldwide.
Maria Rosario Perez MD
Radiation Program, World Health Organization (WHO).
Although [there are] a seemingly exhaustive supply of internet resources, a rare few are meaningful. I am very thankful for both [Image Gently and the World Health Organization for Communication Risks in Imaging] websites as they are stand-alones for being user-friendly and deployable…thus, I share them with my students!