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GE LightSpeed 16 CT Scanner Technical Evaluation. MHRA 04015, Feb-04

This report details the results of the technical assessment of the GE LightSpeed 16 CT scanner. This 16 slice scanner is a development of GE's existing multi-slice LightSpeed range, and can image 16 simultaneous 0.63 or 1.25 mm slices per rotation, in addition to other 8, 4, 2 and 1 slice modes. The report covers clinical scan settings, dose efficiency, image noise, CT number accuracy and uniformity, spatial resolution, slice width, dosimetry and low contrast detail detectability. Data on the scanner's specification is also provided.

Electronic access to a pdf file version of this report is available from the CEP website.

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