The radioactive material we use in PETCT is delivered in a leaded container, approximately 15kg in mass. To avoid staff getting back problems the lifter (which is operated by a simple hand controller) is used to manoeuvre the leaded container into the required space in the laminar flow cabinet.
"It never ceases to amaze me what can be achieved if a community is prepared to pool its fund raising proceeds. Projects which would otherwise not get off the ground because not get off the ground because of their cost can be undertaken"
John Carter Chairman of Trustees Bath Cancer Unit Support Group