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riskPointer version 2

The riskPointer software is used to calculate the area of the LAA (Low Attenuation Area) and %LAA (the ratio of LAA to the lung field region) from CT images of the lung field.

Clinical Images

Clinical Images

The following values are calculated from CT images of the lung field.

    [Upper/ Middle/Lower Lung Field mode]
  • Mode to process three sections near the upper end of the aortic arch, near the bifurcation of the trachea and about 1~3cm above the right diaphragm.
  • Area of the LAA [cm²], Area of the lung field [cm²], %LAA

    [Entire Lung Field mode]
  • Mode to process all CT images made by scanning the whole lung field.
  • Volume of LAA [cm³], Volume of the lung field [cm³], %LAA
  • Area of the LAA [cm²], Area of the lung field [cm²]

Operating environment

      ○Applicable systems
        Whole-body X-ray CT system SCENARIA and Hyper Q-Net S
        Whole-body X-ray CT system Supria and Hyper Q-Net R
      ○Report printing
       Internet Explorer (IE)
       Refer to the product specification for the IE version.
       Unable to print on the CT console.

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