InvisiCoat™ Patient Positioners

June 16, 2015

AliMed Announces the Availability of InvisiCoat™ Patient Positioners

Radiolucent positioners reduce artifacts in medical images and stabilizes patients

AliMed, a leading manufacturer and distributor of medical products announced the availability of InvisiCoat radiolucent patient positioners intended for use with diagnostic imaging procedures.

Unique to AliMed, the InvisiCoat positioners proprietary curved-edge design reduces artifacts and allows for high clarity medical images commonly present when conventional positioners are used. Available in several configurations to support a patient’s head, lumbar, spine and obliques, the positioners can be used with X-Ray, MRI, CT and other radiologic procedures to keep patients comfortable and supported.

“With millions of patients and clinicians relying upon the nearly 400 million medical imaging procedures performed each year in the United States for accurate diagnoses, it is vitally important that image quality is not compromised and cause unnecessary inconvenience to the radiologist,” said Rob Brown, Alimed Senior VP of Sales & Marketing. “We are pleased to offer InvisiCoat as a solution for clean, clear images to our comprehensive line of patient positioners.”

In addition to offering high clarity images, InvisiCoat positioners contain antimicrobial properties to help prevent against infection and cross-contamination, are durable and fluid proof to guard against body fluids and harmful fluids common to X-Rays, and are easy to clean - making them a multi-purpose solution for both radiology suites and operating rooms.

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