While acquiring the images, this CT scanner uses the SureView dedicated spiral image reconstruction algorithm, which automatically selects the necessary pitch to achieve optimal coverage and scan times defined by the user. This technology also maintains selected slice thickness and image quality.
The SOMATOM Emotion 16 mobile CT also includes the acclaimed Fast Care technology with features such as Fast Planning and Fast Spine. Moreover, the WorkStream 4D feature virtually eliminates the need for manual reconstruction. In general, this CT scanner reconstructs images at 16 images per second. Other beneficial imaging features include its a 50cm scan field, a patient table that can hold patients up to 440 pounds, and a 70cm aperture.
Lastly, the SOMATOM Emotion 16 scanner optimizes patient safety with its DoseMAP dose management system, allowing for comprehensive dose reporting, protection, and management.