Calculate the cumulative dose is a difficult task, given the many and sometimes conflicting studies, different doses of radiation and the different effects of radiation have on age and gender, but Baerlocher says that must change because the rapid growth in the use of CT studies that use higher doses. CT scan usage by almost 28 percent between 2003/2004 and 2006/2007, and the number of CT scanners in Canada more than doubled from 1990 to 2007, according to the Canadian Institute of Health Information.
That’s exactly what hopes fourth-year radiology resident at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, iPhone and iTouch users do, $ 2.99 $ 2.99 Application Created May used the available research to patients – cumulative radiation doses as a result of the medical examination to assess and then calculates the associated risk of cancer. ‘The point of application simply to sensitize patients and physicians about radiation risks with various radiology and radiology – related tests connected,’says Dr. Mark Otto Baerlocher, who designed the application with his brother Adrian Baerlocher, a computer programmer. The Radiation Protection Ordinance Passport program allows users to enter audit histories, medical instructions and appointments.Director of the Department colds does asthma flare – ups Even worsehuman often talk about boosting its immunity to avoid and fight against colds. Food supplements, cold remedies and fortified food entitlement to fend off common cold the enhance the immune system.
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