07336762 is referenced by 6 patents and cites 10 patents.

An X-ray CT apparatus includes a host and a scanner that executes a scan based on a scan program communicated from the host by means of communicating means. The X-ray CT apparatus also includes a communicating means which collectively communicate the calculated values of X-ray applied amounts at every scan positions or original data for the calculation of the amount of X-ray application even with respect to unprogrammed scan positions. Each of the calculated values of X-ray applied amounts corresponds to a tube current value of an X-ray tube. The original data for the calculation of the amount of X-ray application corresponds to X-ray penetrated image data of a subject.

Title
Scan program communication method and X-ray CT apparatus
Application Number
11/179872
Publication Number
7336762 (B2)
Application Date
July 12, 2005
Publication Date
February 26, 2008
Inventor
Yasushi Sato
Tokyo
JP
Masaru Seto
Tokyo
JP
Agent
Armstrong Teasdale
Assignee
GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company
WI, US
IPC
G01N 23/00
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