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Why not perform full body computerized axial tomography scans on everyone with major diseases?

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Dr. Timothy Mosher
Radiology
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In brief: Poor use of resource

In addition to the risk of radiation exposure, cost, and inefficient use of healthcare resources, it often reveals incidental findings that have no impact on patient's health and triggers additional testing.

In brief: Poor use of resource

In addition to the risk of radiation exposure, cost, and inefficient use of healthcare resources, it often reveals incidental findings that have no impact on patient's health and triggers additional testing.
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