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COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY SCANNERS

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Definition:
Computer tomography scanners (CT or CAT scanner) is an x-ray machine which combines many x-ray images with the aid of a computer to generate cross-sectional views and, if needed, three-dimensional images of the internal organs and structures of the body.

Source Publication:
OECD Health Data 2007: Statistics and Indicators for 30 Countries, OECD, Paris, 2007, Data sources, definitions and methods.

Statistical Theme: Health statistics

Created on Friday, July 13, 2007