Accession Number : ADD001827

Title :   Patient Restraining Strap for Scintiphotography.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Kay,Thomas D

Report Date : 13 Feb 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The patent application discloses a patient restraining strap for scintiphotography having a pair of expandable cloth-like bags joined together. The strap encompasses the head of a patient and is then secured to a Gamma Scintillation Camera. Once inflated the restraining strap immobilizes the head without discomfort to the patient during the scintiphotography procedure.

Descriptors :   *Medical equipment, *Diagnostic equipment, Scintillation, Restraint, Patients, Straps, Patents

Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE