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Reversible-Lens Prism Glasses

Reversible-Lens Prism Glasses

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  • Buy 5 for $115.95 each and save 8%
  • Buy 10 for $109.95 each and save 13%

Quick Overview

Reversible-lens prism glasses • Part No. PG-200

Deluxe Prism Glasses are Reversible and Made with Finest Optical Quality Prisms

  • These prism glasses can enable the person wearing the glasses to view towards their feet or by reversing the prisms, see the opposite direction
  • Patients lying in an MRI scanner can see outside the scanner, and this can help overcome claustrophobia
  • MRI patients can view a video screen or mural outside the scanner when positioned inside the scanner head first or feet first
  • The prisms can be slid out of the frame, flipped over, and then slid back into the frame to change the viewing direction
  • The prism glasses are made completely from plastic materials and optical quality glass prisms so the glasses are MRI safe
  • The exceptional optical quality prisms are great for fMRI studies and these glasses can be used in all MRI coils


Reversible-lens prism glasses • Part No. PG-200

  • These prism glasses (bed specs) are ideal for reducing claustrophobia during MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) scans
  • The prisms are special, because they can be reversed to change the view
  • Patients being scanned head-first or feet-first will always be able to see outside the magnet, to reduce claustrophobia
  • It's like getting two prism glasses for the price of one
  • Our reversible prism glasses are MRI safe and totally free of any metal
  • These prism glasses have a unique patented design with plastic snap-in temples and no metal hinge
  • Our glasses are completely free of all metals and will never cause any artifacts or image distortion
  • The temples are completely made of plastic materials
  • These prism glasses are worn just like conventional glasses
  • Patients see outside the scanner in any position so the patients will not feel closed into a tight space
  • Make your patients comfortable to cope with their MRI scan to completely avoid claustrophobia
  • These prism glasses will actually improve patient throughput, so the glasses easily pay for themselves
  • You can swap out the plastic temples with the provided adjustable elastic strap
    • The elastic strap will hold glasses in place and can be sized to fit children
  • Our reversible prism glasses can easily be used in all MRI coils with all MRI scans
  • They are excellent for fMRI use for special studies where subject needs to view outside the scanner
  • Prisms slide out and can be reversed to reverse the view to either behind the head or towards the feet
  • Can be used with all diagnostic imaging scanners
    • MRI Scanners
    • Pet Scanners
    • CT Scanners
    • Nuclear Med Scanners
    • Bone Density Scanners
    • Great for hospital TV's
  • Patients can easily lie flat and view a TV without being elevated
  • Can be used for industrial work, and looking straight ahead allows you to see downward, so it will reduce neck strain
  • Can be worn by bicyclists to see road ahead while in head-down position
  • Mountain climbing instructors can reduce neck strain from not having to look up at climbers all day long
  • Ships with lens cleaning cloth and customized box
  • CE certified - meets requirements for European Conformity
  • Scan Sound, Inc. owns the exclusive patent rights to these MRIWear Deluxe Prism Glasses

Many patients do not realize that they are claustrophobic until they lie down and are pushed into the MRI magnet. They'll usually scream, "Get me out of here" and suddenly you are stuck with a dilemma.

If you spend time trying to coax the patient into the scanner, you could waste time and back up your schedule, so all the patients will be affected, and your staff will have to compensate, or hope they have a cancellation down the line. By suggesting that the patient try putting on the prism glasses, they will find that the prism glasses will give the illusion of being less confined, and if they help get the patient through the scan. Of course, you could always abort the patient scan, and suggest that they come back after getting a prescription from their physician for something that will help to relax them. The prism glasses will pay for themselves very quickly if a patient finds that the prism glasses help reduce the claustrophobia and enable the patient to go through with the scan.

By offering a solution to the patient, you will get high marks from the referring physicians who will hear that you are helping their patients, by providing patient comfort. The prism glasses are not ordinary glasses with a prism. The MRIwear Deluxe Prism Glasses are specially made for MRI and are completely free of any ferrous material, making them totally transparent to the scan. The Original Prism Glasses have some non-ferrous material in the hinge, to enable the glasses to fold-up. Both styles of prism glasses are made from high quality frames with optically ground prism glass. Many patients purchase the prism glasses on their own, and take them with them when going for an MRI scan. This winds up being a great decision, and we often hear back from the MRI scanning facility that they want to order additional prism glasses for each of their MRI systems.

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Additional Information

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Power Requirements No
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Includes Non-Ferrous Frames, Reversible Prisms, Lens Cleaning Cloth, Removable Temples
Features Carrying Case
Compatibility All MRI Scanners
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