Wide-bore PET/CT debuts at Philips both

November 29, 2007

Philips Medical Systems is showing this week its next-generation large-bore PET/CT at the RSNA meeting. The new hybrid, appearing as a work-in-progress, combines the Gemini TF (True Flight) PET/CT with time-of-flight technology and the Brilliance wide-bore CT. The PET/CT features an 85-cm diameter for both PET and CT. Included are simulation protocols, respiratory gating, and connectivity for data transfer in radiation oncology.

Philips Medical Systems is showing this week its next-generation large-bore PET/CT at the RSNA meeting. The new hybrid, appearing as a work-in-progress, combines the Gemini TF (True Flight) PET/CT with time-of-flight technology and the Brilliance wide-bore CT. The PET/CT features an 85-cm diameter for both PET and CT. Included are simulation protocols, respiratory gating, and connectivity for data transfer in radiation oncology.