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  1. 1. Personalize your controlPhilips iPatient platform
  2. 2. iPatient automatically optimizes collimation, pitch, and rotation Truly in time to achieve the planned results. control When you’re truly in control, new opportunities can emerge. In control means a multitude of ways to facilitate patient-centered imaging. It means that although every day may be different, you’re confident the results can be consistent. It’s having the knowledge to define what you need in terms of image characteristics, and allows you to adjust the settings automatically. It’s being able to store protocols on an Exam Card to share with ease among colleagues. This is the new Philips iPatient, an advanced platform that puts you in control of enhancing your CT system today, while getting you ready for the challenges of tomorrow. In control means planning the results, not the acquisitions2 Personalize your control Personalize your control 3
  3. 3. Focus on the patient Pediatric doses as low as a chest X-ray, at 0.118 mSv for this one-year-old patient. No SyncRight Courtesy Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc SyncRight Courtesy Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc 48 kg, 1 m 58: BMI=19.2 117 kg, 1 m 60: BMI=45.7 To truly focus on the patient, you need to have the 120 cc @ 2.5 cc/sec 120 cc @ 2.5 cc/sec ability to personalize your control. This means achieving consistent image quality and managing dose appropriately every day. With iPatient, you have new methods that facilitate patient-specific dose management for increased diagnostic confidence. In control also means easy and efficient communication between the CT system and the injector in order to facilitate the delivery of appropriate contrast dose and consistent image quality with SyncRight. iPatient has an intuitive interface, helping to increase working speed and efficiency. Integrating functionality at the point of care is designed to enhance real-time decision-making. 43 kg, 1 m 58: BMI=17.2 125 kg, 1 m 65: BMI=45.9 97 cc @ 2.0 cc/sec 143 cc @ 3.0 cc/sec In control deals with the reality that no two patients are identical4 Personalize your control Personalize your control 5 Consistency in diverse patient populations.
  4. 4. Cardiac Study 100 kVp 111 mAs Coverage: 15.9 cm CTDIvol: 8.8 mGy Ready for DLP: 130.5 mGyxcm Effective Dose: 1.8 mSv iDose4 Level: 3 what’s ahead Your environment is unpredictable and always evolving. iPatient helps simplify complex procedures by automating routine tasks so you can focus on what is more advanced and challenging.You save time, too, because with iPatient, scan times are automatically reduced and exam times are shortened, in some cases up to 24%*. While you’re working to boost return on investment now, you’re also accessing a flexible platform that will support future innovations. iPatient puts you in control of a platform that is ready to leverage future discoveries, including personalized workflow built for breakthroughs like advanced iterative reconstruction techniques and detector technologies. The future is now with iPatient. * n a study done using multiphasic liver CT exams the iPatient I software platform reduced time-to-results by 24% and clicks per exam by 66%. In control is anticipating Powered by the next wave of CT breakthroughs6 Personalize your control Personalize your control 7
  5. 5. Philips Healthcare is part of Royal Philips ElectronicsHow to reach us: www.philips.com/healthcare | healthcare@philips.com |fax: +31 40 27 64 887Asia: +852 2821 5888, Europe, Middle East, Africa: +49 7031 463 2254Latin America: +55 11 2125 0744, North America: +1 425 487 7000 | 800 285 5585 (toll free, US only)© 2012 Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V.All rights reserved. Philips Healthcare reserves the right to make changes in specifications and/or to discontinue any product at any time without notice or obligation and will not be liablefor any consequences resulting from the use of this publication. Printed in The NetherlandsDocument order number: 452296290071