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Title: Sustainability in interventional radiology: are we doing enough to save the environment?
Austin Authors: Shum, Pey Ling;Kok, Hong Kuan;Maingard, Julian;Zhou, Kevin;Van Damme, Vivienne;Barras, Christen D;Slater, Lee-Anne;Chong, Winston;Chandra, Ronil V;Jhamb, Ashu;Brooks, Mark;Asadi, Hamed 
Affiliation: Monash Health, Clayton, VIC, Australia.
Interventional Radiology Service, Department of Radiology, Northern Health, Epping, VIC, Australia.
School of Medicine, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Geelong, VIC, Australia.
Interventional Neuroradiology Unit, Monash Imaging, Monash Health, Clayton, VIC, Australia.
Radiology
South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.
The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health
Interventional Neuroradiology Unit, Monash Imaging, Monash Health, Clayton, VIC, Australia.
Interventional Radiology Service, Department of Radiology, St. Vincent's Hospital, Fitzroy, VIC, Australia.
School of Medicine, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Geelong, VIC, Australia.
Issue Date: 28-Nov-2022
Date: 2022
Publication information: CVIR Endovascular 2022; 5(1)
Abstract: Healthcare waste contributes substantially to the world's carbon footprint. Our aims are to review the current knowledge of Interventional Radiology (IR) waste generation and ways of reducing waste in practice, to quantify the environmental and financial impact of waste generated and address green initiatives to improve IR waste management.
URI: https://ahro.austin.org.au/austinjspui/handle/1/31782
DOI: 10.1186/s42155-022-00336-9
ORCID: 0000-0002-4338-4951
Journal: CVIR Endovascular
Start page: 60
PubMed URL: 36441364
ISSN: 2520-8934
Type: Journal Article
Subjects: Carbon footprint
Climate change
Environmental sustainability
Global warming
Greening
Interventional Radiology
Recycling
Waste
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