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New Multislice CT Scanner Speeds Diagnosis And Treatment For Patients At The University Of Maryland Medical Center

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July 24, 2001
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The University of Maryland Medical Center has begun using a sophisticated new imaging tool called the multislice CT scanner, which speeds diagnosis and treatment of patients, including trauma patients with severe injuries. The multislice CT scanner has created excitement among radiologists because it provides clearer pictures with more detail and in a lot less time than it takes for conventional spiral CT.

The University of Maryland Medical Center has begun using a sophisticated new imaging tool called the multislice CT scanner, which speeds diagnosis and treatment of patients, including trauma patients with severe injuries. The multislice CT scanner has created excitement among radiologists because it provides clearer pictures with more detail and in a lot less time than it takes for conventional spiral CT.


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University Of Maryland Medical Center. "New Multislice CT Scanner Speeds Diagnosis And Treatment For Patients At The University Of Maryland Medical Center." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 24 July 2001. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/07/010724081409.htm>.
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University Of Maryland Medical Center. "New Multislice CT Scanner Speeds Diagnosis And Treatment For Patients At The University Of Maryland Medical Center." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/07/010724081409.htm (accessed April 17, 2014).

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