Image gently: Is overuse of CT Scans in the ED harming our children?


Journal Article

With the ability to more accurately diagnose acute injuries in the emergency department, it is no wonder that the use of computed tomography scanning has increased over the past decades. Parents worry, however, that the radiation exposure may be damaging to their children. Learn what e?? orts are being made to make sure that the scans are necessary and safe.

Cited Authors

  • Frush, K

Published Date

  • November 1, 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 28 / 11

Start / End Page

  • 24 - 32

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 8750-0507

Citation Source

  • Scopus