KiCT: Cancer risk after exposure with computed tomographies in childhood: descriptive analysis of the feasibility study

Lucian Krille, Peter Scholz, Gudrun Miritz, Steffen Müller & Maria Blettner
Background: Computed tomographies (CT) are indispensable diagnostic tools in modern medicine. Since their introduction, their usage rose worldwide steadily and now contributes a disproportional share to the collective medical radiation exposure per capita. Annually 30,000 paediatric CTs are performed[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]