Pediatric body MDCT: a 5-year follow-up survey of scanning parameters used by pediatric radiologists.

@article{Arch2008PediatricBM,
  title={Pediatric body MDCT: a 5-year follow-up survey of scanning parameters used by pediatric radiologists.},
  author={Michael E Arch and Donald P Frush},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={2008},
  volume={191 2},
  pages={611-7}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate how pediatric body MDCT scanning parameters (i.e., the principal determinants of radiation dose) have changed since a prior survey conducted in 2001. MATERIALS AND METHODS The survey used in this study consisted of 27 questions addressing practice setting; equipment; and scanning parameters including kilovoltage, tube current, and pitch. Members of the Society for Pediatric Radiology (SPR) received an email with a link to the Web-based… CONTINUE READING