Feds Question Safety Of MRIs, CT Scan...

Feds Question Safety Of MRIs, CT Scanners

There are 1 comment on the WFMZ story from Sep 28, 2010, titled Feds Question Safety Of MRIs, CT Scanners. In it, WFMZ reports that:

Federal inspectors have reopened an investigation into complaints by Food and Drug Administration scientists who say they were pressured by their managers to approve high-tech medical scanners that could pose harm to patients.

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sue

Allentown, PA

#1 Sep 29, 2010
I wasnot aware that MRI machines used radiation to produce images. The FDA only regulates noise & body heat changes for MRI. When did the technology change from non-ionizing radiation (like your microwave) to ionixing radiation (like CT or X-ray)?????

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