Main Features

  • Includes spine and fillable lung inserts
  • Lung inserts can be filled with Styrofoam® beads and water to simulate lung tissue density
  • Optional Cardiac Insert(Model ECT/CAR/I) may be purchased separately
  • Simulates anatomical structures and radioactivity distributions in upper torso of human
  • Optional body contour rings may be purchased separately. When used with the body contour rings, the upper torso of a small (~ 30 x 22 cm) patient is simulated

Main Applications:

  • Evaluation of acquisition and reconstruction methods for cardiac and lung ECT studies
  • Evaluation of non-uniform attenuation and scatter compensation methods
  • Research