Ann Conkle
May 9, 2012

FDA cracking down on x-ray exposure for kids

FDA Leans On Device Makers To Cut X-Ray Doses For Kids | WBUR & NPR
The Food and Drug Administration is proposing that manufacturers of X-ray machines and CT scanners do more to protect children from radiation exposure. If companies don't take steps to limit X-ray doses, the agency may require a label on their new equipment recommending it not be used on children.