:: impact background

The ImPACT group - which stands for Imaging Performance Assessment of CT scanners - is part of the Imaging Physics Section of the Medical Physics Department at St George's Hospital, Tooting, London . Members of our department were even involved in early work on the first EMI CT scanner at nearby Atkinson Morley's Hospital in the early 1970s!

The original EMI CT scanner, at Atkinson Morley's Hospital

Image from the EMI CT Scanner

ImPACT's main work has included

These evaluations are objective, independent and comparative. ImPACT's test procedures are well established and widely accepted. Results are published in our evaluation reports.

More on the work we do can be found here.