Number of computed tomography scanners reached 3,057 in 2012 in Brazil, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 6.89 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of computed tomography scanners in Brazil reached an all time high of 3,057 in 2012 and an all time low of 1,973 in 2006.
Brazil has been ranked 1st within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of number of computed tomography scanners.
A computer tomography scanner (or CT) is an x-ray machine which combines many x-ray images with the aid of a computer to generate cross-sectional views and, if needed, three-dimensional images of the internal organs and structures of the body.