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Scanning Systems, Computed Tomography, Spiral

Definition : Computed tomography (CT) scanning systems in which the table moves the patient at a constant velocity into the gantry and the x-ray tube rotates around the patient in such a way that the beam traces a spiral path, continuously gleaning imaging data from the region of interest. These systems obtain multiple images in each revolution and allow the operator to alter some processing parameters after the scan, including, among other capabilities, "reslicing" data according to a different set of parameters without having to rescan the patient. Typical scanning time for each helix is on the order of one second, but faster scans are possible.

Entry Terms : "Lithometers" , "Spiral CT Scanners" , "Volume CT Scanners" , "Helical CT Scanners" , "Volume Computed Tomography Systems" , "Scanning Systems, Computed Tomography, Volume" , "Helical Computed Tomography Systems" , "Scanning Systems, Computed Tomography, Helical" , "Spiral Computed Tomography Systems" , "Whole-Body Computed Tomography Systems" , "Full-Body Computed Tomography Systems"

UMDC code : 18443

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Mobius Imaging LLC

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NeuroLogica Corp

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NeuroLogica Corporation, located in the Boston metro area, conceives, designs, engineers, manufactures and markets innovative medical imaging equipment for healthcare facilities and private practices worldwide.Established in 2004, NeuroLogica's founders have over 100 years of combined experience in the design, development and manufacturing of imaging systems including ultrasound, CT, PET, radiation therapy and MRI.

Varian Medical Systems Inc

Company Type: Parent

Varian Medical Systems, Inc., headquartered globally in Palo Alto, California, is the world's leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy, and brachytherapy. The company supplies informatics software for managing comprehensive cancer clinics, radiotherapy centers and medical oncology practices.

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