Additional Equipment for the Positron Scanner Unit Appeal

The Trustees of this charity have agreed to raise a further £90,000, in addition to the £1.2m which has already been handed over to the RUH, in order to fund the acquisition of much needed additional equipment as follows:

  1. Automated Dispenser – for drawing up the radioactive material;
  2. Hand & Foot Monitor – for monitoring Hands & Feet after handling radioactive material;
  3. Radioisotope Calibrator – for measuring the activity draw into the syringe prior to injection;
  4. Radhound radiation monitor – used to check for any contamination with the radioisotope and
  5. Lifter – for lifting the lead container up to the laminar flow cabinet.