The Agency has sent a letter to all computed tomography (CT) facilities in Illinois to encourage the efficient use of CT when performing pediatric exams. A copy of the letter is available on the website.
Important Message for Parents: A letter to parents regarding medical imaging in children from The Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging found on the Image Gently website. There are many other materials on the website such as a free parent brochure about CT scans that can be downloaded and printed for local use. The Image Gently medical imaging record card is also available for use.