Patient Positioning System (PPS)

With the Patient Positioning System the patient will be positioned at the iso centre in a way so that the tumour can be treated from the planned direction.

The systems of SCHAER PROTON AG are the only ones which guarantees an absolute precision of < 0.5 mm in the whole treatment area.

Technical Facts

Patient weight    0 up to 200 kg
Treatment area   1200 mm x 500 mm x 300 mm
Movements   6 degrees of freedom
Precision   < 0.4 mm absolute precision
< 0.15 mm reproducibility



Photos related to this component you will find under: PSI, RPTC and MedAustron