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Jennifer Heisler, RN

What Exactly Is a CT Scan? CAT scans? Computed Tomography?

By January 30, 2013

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Cat scans and CT scans are the same thing: an easy way to say computed tomography.

If you have an injury or an illness that doctors are working to diagnose, a CT is often one of the first steps in finding answers.  A CT is quick, easy and poses minimal risks.  The best part? It doesn't hurt.

Find out how a CT works, what you can expect during a CT scan and the risks associated with having a CT scan performed in this article: All About CT Scans

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