Bras help cut chest CT radiation dose.

After all the years of  in CT, I always thought this was true. Now we have a study.

Brassieres help cut chest CT radiation dose
By Eric Barnes, staff writer

May 5, 2014 — Wearing a bra during a chest CT scan can significantly reduce dose to radiosensitive tissues by holding breast tissue within the lower-dose region created by tube-current modulation techniques, concludes a new study in the May issue of the American Journal of Roentgenology

Read the entire article at CT Community Auntminnie


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s