NeuroLogica is an innovative company that specializes in making portable medical imaging equipment. NeuroLogica's is known for other successes such as the CereTom, a portable Head CT scanner. Recently, they have obtained FDA clearance for its BodyTom full body portable CT scanner - yet another amazing innovation.
According to NeuroLogica's website, the BodyTom is the newest offering in portable computed tomography imaging. It is a portable, full body, 32 slice CT that boasts an impressive 85cm gantry and 60cm field of view (FOV). The battery powered BodyTomTM can be easily rolled from room to room and is compatible with PACS, surgical navigation, electronic medical records, and planning systems. Its unique capabilities provide high quality CT images wherever needed, including the Clinic, ICU, OR and Emergency/Trauma Department.
The combination of rapid scan time, flexible settings, and immediate image viewing makes the BodyTom a valuable tool to any facility needing versatile real time CT imaging.
Recently, MedGadget went up close to the BodyTom at RSNA 2011. Their video is posted below. For more information, please visit the NeuroLogica website on the BodyTom.