Ten GAMC patients overexposed to radiation

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From the Glendale News-Press:

GLENDALE — Ten stroke patients were overexposed to radiation during CT scans at Glendale Adventist Medical Center this year, hospital officials said Monday.

The patients received three- to four-times the normal dose of radiation during a triple-imaging brain exam using a General Electric-manufactured CT scan machine, hospital officials said.

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Written by Jason Wells

November 23, 2009 at 11:41 am

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