Number of computed tomography scanners reached 519 in 2014 in United Kingdom, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 2.57 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of computed tomography scanners in United Kingdom reached an all time high of 519 in 2014 and an all time low of 315 in 2000. When compared to United Kingdom's main peers, number of computed tomography scanners in France amounted to 1,016 and 77.0 in Ireland in 2014.
United Kingdom has been ranked 5th within the group of 14 countries we follow in terms of number of computed tomography scanners, 3 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.