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|Four Slice CT Scanner Comparison Report. MDA 01050, Sep-01|
This report provides a comprehensive comparison of the following CT scanners: GE LightSpeed Advantage, GE LightSpeed Plus, Marconi Mx8000, Philips TrueView Secura, Siemens Volume Zoom, Toshiba Asteion Multi and Toshiba Aquilion Multi. All of these scanners are multi-slice scanners capable of acquiring four image slices per gantry rotation. Data is presented as an in-depth, side-by-side comparison of each scanner's specification, as well as results of ImPACT's image and dosimetry performance testing*. *Only specification data is presented for the Philips TrueView Secura.
NOTE: this report has been superceded by report MDA 02021
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