Examination technique, image quality, and patient dose in paediatric radiology. A survey including 19 Swedish hospitals.

@article{almen1996ExaminationTI,
  title={Examination technique, image quality, and patient dose in paediatric radiology. A survey including 19 Swedish hospitals.},
  author={anja. almen and M L{\"o}{\"o}f and Soren Mattsson},
  journal={Acta radiologica},
  year={1996},
  volume={37 3 Pt 1},
  pages={
          337-42
        }
}
PURPOSE Investigation of examination technique, image quality, and absorbed dose to the patients in paediatric radiology. MATERIAL AND METHODS In total, 19 Swedish hospitals participated in the study. Using a questionnaire, the hospitals described their examination technique for the pelvis, urinary tract, colon, scoliosis, and lung. The image quality and patient dose were experimentally studied for the simulated pelvis examination of a 1-year-old child. This examination was carried out with a… CONTINUE READING