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Case 3: CT Brain Perfusion Dose Optimization

Describes basic scanning protocols and dose considerations in CT brain perfusion.

Authors: L. Yu; E.P. Lindell; D.R. DeLone; A.L. Kostenas; S. Leng; J.G. Fletcher; C.H. McCollough

Audience: Radiologists, radiologic technologists and medical physicists working with computed tomography

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Credits awarded for this enduring activity are designated “SA-CME” by the American Board of Radiology (ABR) and qualify toward fulfilling requirements for Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Part II: Lifelong Learning and Self-assessment for physicians and medical physicists.

CME & Cat A Credit Released: 4/1/2014
CME & Cat A Renewed: 11/1/2018
CME & Cat A Credit Expires: 10/31/2021

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