Accession Number : ADD003140
Title : Patient Restraining Strap for Scintiphotography.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Kay,Thomas D ; Harper,John W
Report Date : 21 Sep 1976
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : The invention is 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 : *Patents, *Radiography, *Straps, Patients, Medical equipment, Restraint
Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE