Technology | October 26, 2008

Wide-Bore CT Enables Extra Scans

GE Healthcare's LightSpeed Xtra is a wide-bore, multi-purpose CT scanner developed to meet the needs of a radiology department that is looking to do routine CT scans, interventional procedures, radiation therapy planning, or scan trauma and large obese patients

The LightSpeed Xtra has an 80-cm bore opening, an optional 650-pound table and 800 mA peak that allows freedom to comfortably scan large patients like you’ve never done before. SmartView fluoro streamlines interventional procedures with it’s real-time image reconstruction and display. LightSpeed Xtra offers exceptional versatility, image resolution, speed and coverage.

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