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New Research on CT Radiation Exposures, Risks, Fuels Growing Concern

December 17, 2009 The use of computed tomography (CT) scans in medicine to diagnose disease, and in many cases save lives, has exploded in recent decades.

Variable doses of radiation raise safety concerns for CT procedures

December 14, 2009 Radiation doses from common CT procedures vary widely and are higher than generally thought, raising concerns about increased risk for cancer, according to a new study led by UCSF imaging specialists.

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