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Faculty

Sigal Trattner

Department of Medicine
Cardiology Division
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

Anjali Chelliah

Department of Pediatrics
Pediatric Cardiology Division
New York–Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

Peter Prinsen

Philips Healthcare Research
Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Carrie B. Ruzal-Shapiro

Department of Radiology
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

Yanping Xu

Radiological Research Accelerator Facility
Center for Radiological Research
Columbia University
Irvington, NY

Sachin Jambawalikar

Department of Radiology
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

Maxwell Amurao

Radiation Safety Office
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

Andrew J. Einstein

Department of Medicine
Cardiology Division
Department of Radiology
Columbia University Medical Center
New York–Presbyterian Hospital
New York, NY

Accredited by

American Roentgen Ray Society

Course Description

After completing the material in this article, the learner should be able to:
1. Describe the development of and rationale behind conversion factors between dose-length product and effective dose; and
2. Discuss the factors unique to cardiac CT that may affect the estimation of effective dose for these studies in the pediatric population.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2017-Feb-21
Expiration Date:2020-Feb-21
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:$0-$40

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