Technology | December 16, 2007

Patient Comfort Systems Introduces MRI Table Pads

Patient Comfort Systems Introduces MRI Table Pads

Patient Comfort Systems Inc. MRI table pads and patient positioning sets are specially developed for stereotactic breast biopsies.
The new Patient Comfort sets address the need for enhanced comfort during procedures that require women to lie prone for extended time periods. The cushioning system will reportedly make lengthy exams more tolerable and reduce movement during critical exam times as well as possible abortion of procedures. The pads contain open cell foam with visco-elastic properties that provide advanced pressure management. Traditional pads generate regions of high pressure and shunt blood flow away from areas of the body, resulting in ischemic discomfort that often prompts patients to change position.

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