The relationship of body mass index and abdominal fat on the radiation dose received during routine computed tomographic imaging of the abdomen and pelvis.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/252733
Title:
The relationship of body mass index and abdominal fat on the radiation dose received during routine computed tomographic imaging of the abdomen and pelvis.
Authors:
Chan, Victoria O; McDermott, Shaunagh; Buckley, Orla; Allen, Sonya; Casey, Michael; O'Laoide, Risteard; Torreggiani, William C
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology, St Vincent's University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.
Citation:
The relationship of body mass index and abdominal fat on the radiation dose received during routine computed tomographic imaging of the abdomen and pelvis. 2012, 63 (4):260-6 Can Assoc Radiol J
Publisher:
Canadian Association of Radiologists journal = Journal l'Association canadienne des radiologistes
Journal:
Canadian Association of Radiologists journal = Journal l'Association canadienne des radiologistes
Issue Date:
Nov-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/252733
DOI:
10.1016/j.carj.2011.02.006
PubMed ID:
22136968
Abstract:
To determine the relationship of increasing body mass index (BMI) and abdominal fat on the effective dose acquired from computed tomography (CT) abdomen and pelvis scans.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
1488-2361

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorChan, Victoria Oen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMcDermott, Shaunaghen_GB
dc.contributor.authorBuckley, Orlaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorAllen, Sonyaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorCasey, Michaelen_GB
dc.contributor.authorO'Laoide, Ristearden_GB
dc.contributor.authorTorreggiani, William Cen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-11-20T09:51:29Z-
dc.date.available2012-11-20T09:51:29Z-
dc.date.issued2012-11-
dc.identifier.citationThe relationship of body mass index and abdominal fat on the radiation dose received during routine computed tomographic imaging of the abdomen and pelvis. 2012, 63 (4):260-6 Can Assoc Radiol Jen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1488-2361-
dc.identifier.pmid22136968-
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.carj.2011.02.006-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/252733-
dc.description.abstractTo determine the relationship of increasing body mass index (BMI) and abdominal fat on the effective dose acquired from computed tomography (CT) abdomen and pelvis scans.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherCanadian Association of Radiologists journal = Journal l'Association canadienne des radiologistesen_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Canadian Association of Radiologists journal = Journal l'Association canadienne des radiologistesen_GB
dc.titleThe relationship of body mass index and abdominal fat on the radiation dose received during routine computed tomographic imaging of the abdomen and pelvis.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Radiology, St Vincent's University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalCanadian Association of Radiologists journal = Journal l'Association canadienne des radiologistesen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren

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