SOMATOM – Holistic Radiation Safety Concept Video

This short video (01:01 min) introduces the holistic radiation safety concept of the SOMATOM CT head scanner.

Somatom on site is designed with a holistic radiation safety concept that makes CT scanning possible in ICU patient rooms. It features a self shielded gantry and detachable radiation Shields that cover the front and back entry bore openings. Additionally, are specifically designed telescopic gantry houses. An internal moving scanning compartment that allows for a fixed system position during the scan, two been detector move away from the front gantry bore opening during the actual image acquisition. Thanks to this holistic radiation protection design, the technician can stay in front of the touch UI while scanning, and of course, neighboring patients are protected too. Somatom on site. Bringing critical care imaging to your patient.

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