Comparing and Reviewing Popular MRI Systems You’ve decided that an MRI system will greatly benefit your diagnostic imaging capabilities and have therefore made the decision to invest in an MRI system. However, once you begin shopping for a new MRI system, you’ll find there are countless options to consider, and  each manufacturer has numerous types …
CT scanners are a huge advantage to any medical facility due to their ability to capture diagnostic images of organs and other internal systems through the use of X-rays. Their speed also makes them particularly useful in emergency rooms, where they can be used to make more accurate diagnoses within minutes. This is vital for …
Answering The Most Common Questions About Maintaining Your MRI Cold Head Your MRI is an expensive piece of equipment vital to your hospital’s ability to accurately diagnose its patients. Because of how expensive it is, it’s important to use it and maintain it properly to avoid the need for repair or replacement. The reason that …
Your Go-To Guide On MRI Coils MRIs are used by many hospitals to capture high-quality diagnostic images of a patient’s internal organs and structures. They produce magnetic fields to capture these images. There are many components an MRI needs to generate a magnetic field. In addition to the magnets themselves, some of the most important …
Helium: Will it Continue to Be Affordable As Use Increases? MRIs produce detailed images of a patient’s body that allow doctors to make accurate diagnoses. These images are generated through the creation of a powerful magnetic field produced by superconducting magnets. A lot of energy is required to produce a large magnetic field, which can …
Weight Limits and CT Scans: Extra Considerations for Obese Patients CT scanners are large machines that require patients to slide at least halfway into it to properly scan and record diagnostic images. A patient undergoing a CT scan has to be slid into the machine’s gantry while on their backs. Considering the size of the …