Pediatric Radiology

, 41:483

CT dose and risk estimates in children


DOI: 10.1007/s00247-011-2098-z

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Frush, D.P. Pediatr Radiol (2011) 41: 483. doi:10.1007/s00247-011-2098-z


Pediatric CT radiation dose and risk assessment are important but challenging, especially given inherent uncertainties. It is still necessary for those involved in medical imaging of children to have an understanding of the extent of existing knowledge for dose assessment and risk, as well as ongoing work at improvements.



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of RadiologyDuke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA