Quality of Care NL/Choosing Wisely NL are welcoming the New Year with a new campaign about the harms and benefits of CT Scanning.
They want patients to talk to their healthcare provider about whether a CT Scan is really necessary and understand the risks associated with unnecessary scanning. To help healthcare providers have the conversation, they have developed the following materials:
- CT Scanning Poster: CT Scanning Poster
- A fact sheet for healthcre providers on the harms and benefits of CT Scanning: CT Scanning Fact Sheet
- A summary of the Choosing Wisely Recommendations related to CT Scanning: CT Scanning Recommendations