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SLIDESHOW: ECRI C-Suite HIT Watch List

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9. Radiation Dose Safety: With growing talk about the concern of potential harm caused by CT radiation, manufacturers are looking to find new advancements in both CT dose reduction and CT dose monitoring. "Iterative reconstruction," a technique that reduces noise in the image when low radiation doses are used, helps improve image quality, while methods will need to be developed for physicians to monitor the radiation doses their patient receives.