Number of computed tomography scanners reached 653 in 2013 in Poland, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 11.4 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of computed tomography scanners in Poland reached an all time high of 653 in 2013 and an all time low of 135 in 1998. When compared to Poland's main peers, number of computed tomography scanners in Czech Republic amounted to 158 and 1,619 in Russia in 2013.
Poland has been ranked 7th within the group of 28 countries we follow in terms of number of computed tomography scanners, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
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.