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May 17, 2021

New RSNA Dose Exhibit: How Low Can You Go? Development & Implementation of a Low Dose Scoliosis Protocol in Pediatric Patients

How Low Can You Go? Development & Implementation of a Low Dose Scoliosis Protocol in Pediatric Patients (from RSNA 2020)

Dose reduction with existing radiographic units is possible. The authors developed a protocol at their institution to reduce dose to pediatric patients coming in for follow-up scoliosis radiography using existing software and equipment.

Authors: E. Taylor, K. Grizzard, C. Silva, M. Hoerner

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