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Forearm Phantom

A Phantom for Quantitative Computed Tomography (QCT) measurements of the forearm to calibrate CT values to Bone Mineral Density (BMD).

Order-number: QRM-Forearm-Phantom

download product data sheet: QRM-Forearm-Phantom

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The QRM-Forearm-Phantom was developed for calibrating CT values to BMD. Its shape is optimized to the anatomy of an adult forearm. It is placed between the forearm and the CT coach pet directly.
The phantom consists of two solid cylindrical rods, of water-equivalent and boneequivalent material, respectively.


Base material: tissue-equivalent resin
Phantom cross section: 70 x 25 mm2
Phantom length: 150 mm
Phantom weight: 225 g
Bone eqv insert specified: 200 mg HA/cm3
Water equivalent insert: 0 HU (80 - 140 kV)