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Policies and Guidelines

Bone Mineral Densitometry

BMD Precision Testing Guideline

Breast Imaging

Policy on Breast Cancer Screening


Policy on the use of Thermography to detect Breast Cancer

The National Screening Unit (NSU), the Cancer Society of New Zealand and The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation: NZ Position - Thermography as a breast cancer screening or diagnostic tool June 2010 


RANZCR Iodinated Contrast Media Guideline – 2016 Edition
 RANZCR Iodinated Contrast Media Guideline 2016 - Recommendations only 
      Additional resources


CT Image Review Self Audit Guideline

RANZCR Position Statement – Computed Tomography and Radiation Risks

Guidelines for Credentialing for Interventional Radiology 

General X-ray

General X-ray QA and QC Guideline

Image Compression

A Guideline for the use of image compression in diagnostic imaging

Interventional Neuroradiology

Training Requirements in Interventional Neuroradiology (INR) Procedures


Guidelines for Quality Control Testing for Digital (DR & DR) Mammography Version 3.0


Guidelines on the use of Gadolinium-containing MRI contrast agents in Patients with Renal Impairment

MRI Safety Guidelines


Recommendations for Imaging in Children in Non-Dedicated Paediatric Centres

Position Statement on the Use of Sedation and Anaesthesia in Paediatric Imaging

Radiation Safety

Radiation in Paediatric Spine Radiography

Diagnostic Radiology and Pregnancy

Spine Imaging

Joint RANZCR/SSA Guidelines for confirming vertebral levels in spine imaging


Position on Teleradiology 

Position Statement on International Teleradiology


Position Statement on the Provision of Medical Ultrasound Services

Appropriate Use of Diagnostic Ultrasound Equipment and Non-Medical/Entertainment Ultrasound

General Policies and Guidelines

Medical Imaging Consent Guidelines

Diagnostic Imaging for Screening Purposes 

Advertising of Medical Imaging Services

X-ray Retention and Disposal Policy - Under Review