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Robert Senzig
Jiang Hsieh, Robert F Senzig, Priya Gopinath, Kelly Lynn Karau: Methods and apparatus for generating CT scout images. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Carl B Horton Esq, Armstrong Teasdale, April 18, 2006: US07031425 (10 worldwide citation)

A method for obtaining data includes acquiring Computed Tomography (CT) scout data at a Z location with a first x-ray spectrum, and acquiring CT scout data at the Z with a second x-ray spectrum different from the first x-ray spectrum.


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Robert Senzig
David M Hoffman, Robert F Senzig, Stanley H Fox: Methods and apparatus for providing additional computed tomography imaging modes. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Carl B Horton Esq, Armstrong Teasdale, May 14, 2002: US06389096 (9 worldwide citation)

In one aspect, the invention is a method for changing at least one of a number of image slices and in-plane resolutions available in an existing imaging system. The method includes steps of: replacing the existing detector array with a replacement detector array having either narrower detector cells ...


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Robert Senzig
Jianying Li, Robert F Senzig: Methods and apparatus for using interlaced scans in CT imaging. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Carl B Horton Esq, Armstrong Teasdale, May 7, 2002: US06385277 (3 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment of the present invention, a method for collecting views for imaging an object utilizing a CT imaging system is provided. The method includes steps of: performing a first rotational scan of an object to acquire a first set of views of the object; performing a second rotational scan ...


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Longzhi Jiang
Longzhi Jiang, Gregory Alan Lehmann, Clifford Joseph Ginfrida: Thermal shield to coldhead sleeve thermal contact. Ge Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Artz & Artz PC, October 13, 2005: US20050228262-A1

A magnetic resonance imaging magnet assembly is provided. The assembly comprises a outer thermal shield having an operational temperature. The assembly further includes a cold sleeve assembly comprising a plurality of braid elements mounted to a cooler block and a highly thermally conductive block m ...


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Thomas C Kienzle III, Jon T Lea: Computer assisted targeting device for use in orthopaedic surgery. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Peter J Vogel, Michael A Dellapenna, McAndrews Held & Malloy, February 24, 2004: US06697664 (286 worldwide citation)

An image guided surgery system to enable a surgeon to move a surgical tool into a desired position relative to a body part is provided. The system works by accurately superimposing representations of the tool being used in the surgical field over images of the body part such that real-time tool posi ...


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Teresa Seeley, Faith Lin, Tina Kapur, Gene Gregerson: Fluoroscopic tracking and visualization system. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Peter J Vogel, Michael A Dellapenna, McAndrews Held & Malloy, December 3, 2002: US06490475 (227 worldwide citation)

A system employs a tracker and a set of substantially non-shadowing point markers, arranged in a fixed pattern or set in a fluoroscope calibration fixture that is imaged in each shot. The fixture is preferably affixed to the image detector of the fluoroscope, and tracking elements secured with respe ...


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Teresa Seeley, Faith Lin, Tina Kapur, Gene Gregerson: Fluoroscopic tracking and visualization system. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Peter J Vogel, Michael A Dellapenna, McAndrews Held & Malloy, November 19, 2002: US06484049 (194 worldwide citation)

A system employs a tracker and a set of substantially non-shadowing point markers, arranged in a fixed pattern or set in a fluoroscope calibration fixture that is imaged in each shot. The fixture is preferably affixed to the image detector of the fluoroscope, and tracking elements secured with respe ...


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Seth Richard Banks, Linda Marie Kohli, David Alan Littlejohn, Aaron Joseph Schmidt, Thomas Matthew Hanson, Elizabeth A Kuhn, Kim Marie Ruchti, William Murray Stovel III, James Kenneth Cavanaugh: Multiple modality interface for imaging systems including remote services over a network. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Carl Horton, Quarles & Brady, August 5, 2003: US06603494 (149 worldwide citation)

An imaging system coupled to a network, the network coupling imaging devices of at least first and second different imaging modalities, each modality including functions which are common to each of the first and second modalities, includes an imaging device, a network coupling the imaging device to ...