Vetting requests for body computed tomography

  title={Vetting requests for body computed tomography},
  author={Robert L. Harrison and Barbara A Housden and C T Hay and Adrian K. Dixon},
  journal={European Radiology},
The aim of this study was to assess the process and outcome of hospitalised patients (inpatients) for whom whole-body CT was requested but not performed. For 6 months the reasons why CT was not performed were recorded, together with relevant discussions with clinicians. Subsequent referrals for alternative investigations were noted. The eventual outcome of… CONTINUE READING