Sectional phantoms, with the anatomic and radio-fidelity of Pixy, are used widely in teaching/ training, with other applications. They represent an average male 175cm with a weight of 74kg. they are rugged, easily transported and shatter-proof.
Sectional phantoms do not replace simple geometric phantoms that are used to evaluate individual characteristics of an imaging system. They provide comprehensive evaluation of the imaging system and imaging techniques under realistic conditions. Typical applications are the same as Pixy.