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To make CT exams as safe and accurate as possible for its patients, St. John’s Medical Center, has acquired a dose reduction system, for its CT scanner.  Dr. Robert Berlin MD, Medical Director for St. John’s Imaging Department sayswith the system, patients are receiving a dose reduction greater than 50% with no change in image quality. St. John’s Medical Center installed an AquilionONE CT system in May 2010. It is the only CT scanner that can capture an entire organ in a single moment of time.

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