|LAP Laser Patient Positioning
These room lasers are designed for alignment, positioning and non-contact measurement. Lap develops, produces and distributes laser guidelights, laser projectors, laser sensors and systems for dimensional measurement.
The Adjustable Lead Shield is raised by easily rotating a hand crank which operates a screw jack (see picture). The shield is set in a metal frame and mounted on four casters that provide maximum mobility. Swivel and wheel locks on each caster provide a means of securing the shield in place. One inch lead thickness reduces dose from a cesium source by over 90%.
All nuclide data is entered via the custom keyboard, that includes 8 preset and five user-definable keys. In addition, the user can enter in over 80 nuclides by using the Nuclide symbol. Calibration numbers for over 200 radionuclides are easily accessed by use of the Cal key. Other capabilities include storage of five reference sources in memory that are automatically decay corrected for today's time and date. .
Prostate cancer patients who have had the brachytherapy radioactive seed implant procedure use this product to protect family and coworkers from radiation. It is especially recommended for brachytherapy patients who are surrounded by children and pregnant women. The Radguard is soft, lightweight, and comfortable.