The use of CT-scans as a diagnostic tool during the coronavirus epidemic in Belgium.
In this scientific advisory report, which offers guidance to public health policy-makers, the Superior Health Council of Belgium provides an expert opinion on the use of chest CT, in addition to RT-PCR, for hospitalized patients suspected of having Covid-19.
This report aims at providing radiologists and emergency physicians with specific recommendations on the use of chest CT as a diagnostic and triage tool.
(Only available in Dutch or French)
Advies 9587 - CT-scan en Covid-19Nederlands20200620_hgr-9587_covid-19_medischebeeldvorming_vweb.pdf PDF document - 8.21 MB
Avis 9587 - CT-scan et Covid-19Frans20200620_css-9587_covid-19_imageriemedicale_vweb.pdf PDF document - 9.17 MB