1. 8-12% of X-Ray cases and 5-8% of Ultrasound cases need follow up with CT (Source: *Based on Double blinded Market Research conducted by Healthcare cell of IMRB International, Dec 2013)
2. Upgrading to a CT would enable the facility to do additional scans currently not possible with an x-ray/ ultrasound/ dual/ 4 slice CT. This will also result in better referrals and also provide a competitive edge.
3. Assuming 50 working weeks per year.
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