PIXI Peripheral Instantaneous XRay Imager

• Manufacturer: GE Medical Systems, Madison, WI

• Skeletal application(s): calcaneus, forearm

Percent young-adult and percent age-matched comparisons T-score and z-score

• Environmental operating temperature: 64° to 81° F (18° to 27°C)

• X-ray source: Cone-beam geometry, 250 |A current

Fig. 13-20. The Stratec XCT 2000™. A peripheral quantitative computed tomography device used to measure bone density in the forearm. Photograph courtesy of Norland, a CooperSurgical Company, Ft. Atkinson, WI.

• Quality control: Aluminum os calcis and forearm phantoms supplied by the manufacturer

• Operation: Laptop computer, printer

• Options: Portable color printer, reusable hard shipping case, soft-sided portability case and cart

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