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Legal Insights and Perspectives for the Healthcare Industry

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), which regulates the medical use of radioactive materials, recently updated guidance for materials licensees with respect to the administration of radioisotopes. In an Up & Atom blog post, Morgan Lewis partner Lewis Csedrik and associate Roland Backhaus address two recent NRC Information Notices on medical events involving overexposure to strontium-82/rubidium-82 generator elution and the administration of YU-90 microspheres, and discuss the NRC’s recommendations to prevent their reoccurrence.

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The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), which regulates the medical use of radioactive materials, relies on the Advisory Committee on the Medical Use of Isotopes (ACMUI) to identify and evaluate the common causes of medical events that are reported by licensees. In an Up & Atom blog post, Morgan Lewis partner Lewis Csedrik and associate Roland Backhaus detail the ACMUI’s most recent review of reported medical events and discuss the NRC’s Information Notice with recommendations to prevent their reoccurrence.

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