SMV integrates nuclear medicine products

November 22, 1995

SMV will exhibit at its first RSNA conference since the nuclearmedicine vendor was formed through the merger of Sopha Medicaland Summit Nuclear (SCAN 6/21/95). SMV has renamed the Sopha andSummit product lines, giving them the prefix "Vision. Among

SMV will exhibit at its first RSNA conference since the nuclearmedicine vendor was formed through the merger of Sopha Medicaland Summit Nuclear (SCAN 6/21/95). SMV has renamed the Sopha andSummit product lines, giving them the prefix "Vision.

Among the new technologies SMV will emphasize is coincidencedetection, to be shown as a work-in-progress on both the DST-XLand the FX-80 dual-head cameras, according to Lonnie Mixon, directorof marketing.

SMV will also highlight Restore, a resolution recovery algorithmthat corrects for geometric distortion caused by collimators inSPECT studies. The technique can be used with SMV's transmissionattenuation correction (TAC) protocol.