Technology | October 28, 2007

Compact PET System Offers Image Clarity for Small Body Parts

The PEM Flex Solo II, by Naviscan PET Systems, images small body parts such as breasts and hands with optimized PET technology.

Patented immobilization of the body part, using gentle compression, together with advanced photonics and image processing, reportedly produce images of exceptional clarity with 1.5 - 2 mm intrinsic resolution.

The FDA approved Solo II offers a balance between patient comfort and operator convenience with an ergonomic, patient-centric design. Motorized compression and C-arm height adjustment allow for hands-free positioning. The system includes graphic user interface (GUI) and detectors all in a compact footprint to accommodate small examination rooms.

October 2007

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