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Publication Name World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Manuscript ID 62032
Country/Territory Croatia
Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Opinion Review
Article Title Computed tomography colonography and radiation risk: How low can we go?
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Jelena Popic, Sanda Tipuric, Ivan Balen and Anna Mrzljak
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding Author Anna Mrzljak, FEBG, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Merkur University Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, Zajceva 19, Zagreb 10000, Grad Zagreb, Croatia. anna.mrzljak@gmail.com
Key Words Computed tomography colonography; Colorectal cancer; Radiation risk; Image quality; Image noise; Iterative reconstruction
Core Tip Computed tomography colonography (CTC) is an important imaging technique with significant advantages over optical colonoscopy in terms of less invasiveness, better compliance, and assessment of extracolonic structures. Ionizing radiation is the most significant burden of this technique. This opinion review comprehensively addresses the radiation risk in CTC with imaging technology refinements that should be used to lower radiation doses.
Citation Popic J, Tipuric S, Balen I, Mrzljak A. Computed tomography colonography and radiation risk: How low can we go? World J Gastrointest Endosc 2021; In press
2021-01-08 20:02
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Return for Revision
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2021-01-23 10:29
Second Decision
2021-02-18 14:01
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2021-02-19 03:56
Articles in Press
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ISSN 1948-5190 (online)
Open Access This article is an open-access article that was selected by an in-house editor and fully peer-reviewed by external reviewers. It is distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/Licenses/by-nc/4.0/
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
Website http://www.wjgnet.com
Assistant Editor Assistant Editor
Science Editor Han Zhang (Part-Time Editor)
Reviewer Code 05136436, 02829825, and 03303427
Editorial Director
Journal Chief Editor
Company Chief Editor Li Ma
Language Editor
Production Editor Li-Li Wang
Responsible Production Editor Li-Li Wang
Responsible Science Editor
Proofing Editorial Director Jin-Lei Wang
Proofing Editor-in-Chief Lian-Sheng Ma
Full Article (Word) WJGE-13-72.docx
Manuscript File 62032_Auto_Edited_LM.docx
Answering Reviewers 62032-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 62032-Audio core tip.m4a
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 62032-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 62032-Copyright license agreement.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 62032-Language certificate.pdf
Peer-review Report 62032-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 62032-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 62032-Scientific editor work list.pdf