Experts: Body Scans 'inadequate' Abroad

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A foiled plot to sneak a bomb through airport checkpoints and onto a plane bound for the United States calls attention to gaps in screening measures that are supposed to detect threats airport metal detectors miss.

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    07/21/2014 - 12:12 pm | View Link
  • Coroner’s ruling leaves family numb - Geelong Advertiser
    None of the six experts who gave evidence ... trauma occurred while moving Mr Bartolich’s body. ... weren’t made about mandatory scans for ...
    07/21/2014 - 11:06 am | View Link
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  • Whole Body Scan Could Help with Bone Marrow Cancer Treatment
    The patients had undergone whole-body, diffusion-weighted MRI scans before and after they received treatment for myeloma, which is a type of blood cancer. Typically, myeloma is monitored via bone marrow biopsies although there is evidence that these ...
    01/28/2014 - 5:46 am | View Link
  • Sugar Could Relieve the Process of Getting Body Scans
    For cancer patients, getting body scans becomes a regular and required test. This amount of scans often exposes the body to high levels of radioactive material, which is undesirable. Due to this fact, researchers have tried to find alternative options that ...
    07/12/2013 - 6:26 am | View Link
  • CT scans not safe for humans, experts warn
    The experts noted that few, if any, studies have directly examined the cumulative, lifelong effects of small, occasional doses of radiation delivered to specific areas of the body. Instead, safety standards for CT scans are based on studies of people ...
    04/27/2013 - 9:09 am | View Link
  • Airport Body Scanners Mostly Safe for Travelers, Experts Say
    "It's still a low dose, but it’s much more than what’s usually said," Brenner said. Pass it on: The risks of low doses of radiation, such as those used by airport body scanners, are uncertain, but so far appear to be negligible.
    11/16/2011 - 3:14 pm | View Link
  • Experts Assess Health Risks of Airport Full-Body Scanners
    Physical pat-downs are performed on people who refuse the full-body scan. With amped-up media scrutiny on the full-body scans, and with many patients preparing for holiday travel, an increasing number of physicians have been calling Kelly Classic ...
    11/23/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
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  • Ask an Expert: CT Scan dye allergy
    Question: After a recent CT scan, I experienced severe stomach cramping (on the way home from the hospital) and then about a week later, I broke out in hives all over ...
    07/30/2014 - 1:02 pm | View Website
  • CAT Scan (Computed Tomography or CT Scan): Procedure ...
    A computed tomography (CT) scan uses X-rays to make detailed pictures of structures inside the body.
    07/30/2014 - 8:08 am | View Website
  • What Is Body Scan Mindfulness? | eHow
    Body Scan Mindfulness is a meditation technique from the Vipassana tradition in which attention is brought to each area of the body, starting with the tips of the ...
    07/30/2014 - 1:27 am | View Website
  • Body Measure | Body Composition Scan | Sydney Australia ...
    Finally a way to find out what’s happening on the inside! Body Measure are the experts in Dual Energy Xray Absorptiometry. Providing you with a safe, stress-free ...
    07/30/2014 - 12:30 am | View Website
  • PET Scan Vs. MRI
    A PET scan reveals the condition of the body’s organs and tissues performance. PET scans are able to show if cancer or heart problems exist in the body.
    07/29/2014 - 11:04 pm | View Website
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