Accession Number:

AD1116976

Title:

Development and Evaluation of a Solid State Head CT

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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill United States

Report Date:

2020-10-01

Abstract:

The goal of this work is to develop a stationary head CT system that would enable head imaging at Forward Operating Bases or similar areas. Without the need for moving parts, such a system could address the clinical need of cross-sectional imaging of the brain, but in a more robust imaging system. Our design relies on linear x-ray source arrays enabled by the novel carbon nanotube x-ray source. The goals in this project extends from prototype design and development, development of reconstruction approaches and an eventual clinical trial in medically stable head trauma patients.

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,15 Sep 2019,14 Sep 2020

Pages:

0013

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Distribution Statement:

Approved For Public Release;

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0.98MB