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