You may recall the USA today article in early 2002 about excessive CT
imaging in children and the speculation about a corresponding increase in
estimated life time risk of cancer in these patients. One of the cited
Brenner DJ, Elliston CD, Hall EJ, Berdon W. Estimated risks of
radiation-induced fatal cancer from pediatric CT. AJR Am J Roentgenol.2001;
176 :289 -296
Perhaps this will help you.
Le Bonheur ED
Anyone know any articles on ped diagnostic radiation exposure and it's
implication on increasing the risk of malignancy later in life?
Elliott Friedman, M.D.F.A.A.P.-PEM
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