MRI systems are not only very expensive pieces of equipment, they are also relied upon by physicians to help accurately diagnose and treat any number of conditions. It’s important to have a service agreement in place that will ensure optimal performance of your MRI  and will cover routine maintenance, cryo-refrigeration, repairs and part replacement when …
X-rays are one of the most commonly used diagnostic imaging tests performed within the healthcare industry. X-rays are a type of electromagnetic radiation similar to regular light rays. However, unlike regular light, X-rays have shorter wavelengths, making it impossible for the human eye to see. X-rays also have higher energy and can pass through most …
If your facility is considering investing in a new MRI system, you're going to have to put some serious thought into what type of MRI system is going to best fit your needs. In addition to the traditional closed MRI system, you'll want to weigh the benefits of an open MRI system, a upright imaging …
The invention of the MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) has greatly improved the ability to accurately diagnose a wide range of medical conditions. As a result, it's had an enormous impact on the healthcare industry as a whole. These days we are heavily dependent on MRIs to evaluate certain problems that patients are having, yet they …
Choosing the right MRI system for your hospital is not a decision you should take lightly. Not only do you want to consider the scanning capabilities of the MRI system, but also the comfort of your patients. Although the standard choices include open MRI machines and closed MRI machines, a third option exists: the wide …
The ability to see within a patient's body allows doctors to more accurately diagnose certain diseases or conditions. This ability can be gained through specific technology, such as CT (computed tomography) scanner or MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) machines. Although both CTs and MRIs are diagnostic imaging tools that share a lot in common (the machines …