Tagged: radiation

REMM Updates Mobile App for Radiation Event Response

The Radiation Emergency Medical Management (REMM) of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) has released updated versions of their mobile apps for mobile platforms and has included updates to their full site. The mobile app, called Mobile REMM, provides guidance for health care providers as well as evidence-based, usable radiation...

Radiation and the Transportation Safety Administration’s Use of Body Scanners

Congressional lawmakers have called upon the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to conduct a new, independent study regarding the levels of radiation emitted by its airport body scanners or “backscatters”. This comes in light of evidence that the TSA had provided historical data rather than current figures in response to an...

2012 Updates: Radiation Emergency Medical Management Website & Cell Phone Applications

Radiation Emergency Medical Management [Website] The Radiation Emergency Medical Management (REMM) is a website that was produced by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. As of January 2012 the website has been updated, along with the mobile REMM applications for the iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry and Windows Mobile....