Can we base the contrast dose for abdominal CT on the lean body weight?

The authors report on using the lean body weight for determining the contrast agent dose for abdominal CT, as opposed to using the standard total body weight. Article: Abdominal CT: a radiologist-driven adjustment of the dose of iodinated contrast agent approaches a...

Abdominal CT: a BMI-based estimate of radiation dose

This study aimed to evaluate whether BMI can be used as a size-related metrics alternative to the midslice effective diameter (DE) for obtaining a size-specific dose in abdominal CT.   Article: Using body mass index to estimate individualised patient radiation...