This is why we don’t want for profit medical care. When hospitals purchase equipment to diagnose illnesses, it’s in the hospital’s interest to use it more. Click here to read the full article or an excerpt below.
How Much Radiation Are You Really Getting in Your CT Scan?
1 CT head scan = 30 chest X-rays
1 CT chest scan = 119 chest X-rays
1 CT abdomen scan = 234 chest X-rays