Light Speed VCT 64 Slice Salient Features:
- 5-Beat Cardiac™ - The broad coverage and speed helps in more robust, repeatable procedures, greater vessel visualization and shorter breath holds for sick or elderly patients.
- Triple RuleOut™ - Helps clinicians rule out (or in) three of the most life- threatening critical conditions in chest pain in one single scan - aortic dissection, pulmonary embolism and coronary artery disease.
- Stroke WorkUp - Offers the speed and resolution required for rapid examination of blood vessels in the brain (perfusion studies), reducing the number of exams a patient may need to undergo.
- Other Typical procedures include CT colonography, Cardiac and coronary vessel analysis (5-Beat Cardiac™), Coronary artery calcification scoring, Angiography studies, Stroke workup, Oncology/cancer care, Pulmonary emboli, Inner ear ailments, Spinal injuries, Abdominal injuries, Pediatric assessment, Kidney exams, Liver exams and Lung exams