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OBJECTIVE The aim of this prospective study was to evaluate the performance of ultra-low dose CT for the diagnosis of pediatric-like fractures and ascertain the lowest dose level sufficient for diagnostics. MATERIALS AND METHODS Fifty-one bones of young pig cadavers were artificially fractured and subsequently examined by using a 64 multi-detector CT with(More)
The basic of analgesic therapy in patients with advanced cancer of the head and neck is the regular application of analgesics and adjuvant analgesics. Radiotherapy is the treatment of choice in patients suffering from severe pain by bone metastases. Analgesic-resistant pain of dura in patients with tumour infiltration of the skull base is an indication for(More)
PURPOSE Computed tomography (CT) plays an important role in trauma diagnosis in children, especially for complex fractures. The aim of this study was to examine the diagnostic value of ultra-low-dose-CT (ULD-CT) with an effective dose equal to that of radiographs in an experimental study and to compare its results with those of radiographs. MATERIALS AND(More)
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