During CT a rapid series of fine sliced x-ray images is acquired and stacked together to create a 3 dimensional image for analysis.
The amount of radiation used to produce an image is low; at RIS protective lead shields is utilised for sensitive areas and we use highly-targeted scanning technique.
CT Scan: Neck/Chest/Abdomen/Renal/Pelvis
Please do not eat or Drink for 4 hours prior to appointment. Diabetic patients, please list all current medications.
CT Scan: All other examinations
No other preparation is required unless instructed otherwise.