Radiation dose analysis of computed tomography coronary angiography in Children with Kawasaki disease
Mahesh Chandra Bhatt, Manphool Singhal, Subhash Chand Bansal, Niranjan Khandelwal, Pankaj Gupta, Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
Rakesh Kumar Pilania, Surjit Singh, Pediatric Allergy Immunology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
Author contributions: Bhatt MC and Singhal M contributed to the data interpretation, writing of first draft, review of literature, editing of manuscript and critical revision of manuscript at all stages; Pilania RK contributed to the patient management, data interpretation, writing of first draft, review of literature, editing of manuscript and critical revision of manuscript at all stages; Bansal SC, Khandelwal N, and Gupta P contributed to the review of literature and editing of manuscript; Singh S contributed to the patient management, review of literature, editing of manuscript, critical revision of manuscript at all stages; Bhatt MC and Singhal M contributed equally; Singhal M finally approved the manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: The manuscript has been approved by Departmental Publication Review Board (RDG/EC/Pub/27 dated July 03, 2020), No. NK/1837/Res/2890.
Informed consent statement: All study participants or their legal guardian provided informed written consent about personal and medical data collection prior to study enrolment.
Conflict-of-interest statement: All the authors report no relevant conflicts of interest for this article.
Data sharing statement: The author(s) declare(s) that they had full access to all of the data in this study and the author(s) take(s) complete responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis.
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Corresponding author: Manphool Singhal, MD, DNB, FICR, FSCCT, FSCMR, Professor, Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Madhya Marg, Sector 12, Chandigarh 160012, India. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: May 17, 2023
Peer-review started: May 17, 2023
First decision: July 4, 2023
Revised: July 12, 2023
Accepted: August 9, 2023
Article in press: August 9, 2023
Published online: September 9, 2023