Coronary calcium scoring with MDCT: The radiation dose to the breast and the effectiveness of bismuth breast shield


Yilmaz M. H. , YASAR D., ALBAYRAM S., Adaletli I. , OEZER H., Ozbayrak M. , ...Daha Fazla

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, cilt.61, ss.139-143, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 61 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2006.08.012
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.139-143

Özet

Objective: The purpose of our study was to determine the breast radiation dose during coronary calcium scoring with multidetector computerized tomography (MDCT). We also evaluated the degree of dose reduction by using a bismuth breast shield when performing coronary calcium scoring with MDCT.