According to the 2019 CT Market Outlook Report by IMV Medical Information Division, more than 90 million CT scans were performed throughout the U.S. in 2019. The estimated total of 91.4 million is a 3% rise from the 88.7 million recorded in 2018. “We see procedure increases in most of the CT procedure types since … Read more U.S. CT Procedure Volume Hit All-Time High in 2019
For fluoroscopic equipment like a C-Arm, using an image intensifier is an essential component. However, there will inevitably come a time where the image intensifier needs to be replaced. Most image intensifiers have a good lifespan and can be used effectively until the day it needs to be replaced. However, you should keep in mind … Read more The usable life of an image intensifier
Knowing when to upgrade from your old CT scanner to a newer version can be problematic. Maybe your competitors have upgraded theirs, and you are having a hard time competing. Or perhaps the time is ripe for your old CT scanner to be replaced with a better version. Whatever the reason, if it’s time to … Read more is it time to upgrade your ct scanner?
Fortunately for the medical industry, medical imaging has become a vital ingredient for ensuring quality diagnosis in patients. Without medical imaging, medical practitioners were known to perform invasive procedures just to make a diagnosis. With medical imaging, both patients and the entire medical industry have benefited. However, with all the talk about medical imaging, one … Read more 4 important tips for X-ray tubes.
Has your medical facility not made any upgrades to your x-ray capabilities over the last five years or more? We can’t stress how strongly we recommend upgrading to DR panels. The x-ray machine is one of the most popular radiology devices in the industry, first introduced by father of radiology – Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen. After … Read more Why DR is the Clear Choice for X-Ray Equipment Upgrades.
Purchasing a DR system can be a controversial topic for any organization. That is because medical imaging equipment is a substantial investment that requires a lot of research before diving in. These are the six main questions that an organization should ask before purchasing a Digital Radiography x-ray system. What is DR?Digital Radiography is a … Read more Purchasing DR Systems – Frequently Asked Questions
Ongoing service of medical imaging equipment is essential, and while it’s smart to shop around for competitive service pricing, it’s important to remember that not all service contracts are created equally. If you’ve considered a service contract for your C-arm that has a great price but seems too good to be true, you might need … Read more 4 important things to consider when signing a c-arm service contract
If you are considering purchasing a C-Arm machine for your medical facility, you may notice that you have the option between a mini C-Arm, and a full-sized C-Arm. But which one is right for you? This is one of the most common questions among C-Arm customers. With most technologies, people may find that smaller devices … Read more Is a Mini C-Arm Right for your Medical Practice?
One thing all medical practitioners who use CT scanners are familiar with is that they take up quite a lot of space in a hospital. While this may not be a big problem for large hospitals that have sufficient space, it may become a problem for smaller hospitals that may be struggling with enough space … Read more Would Mobile CT Scanners Be the Right Choice for Smaller Hospitals?
The purchasing and usage of second hand radiology equipment is rising exponentially. It’s no secret that budgets are shrinking significantly in the current reality of the healthcare sector. Few facilities actually have the resources present to afford all the latest and sophisticated equipment. Nevertheless, healthcare providers are being urged to decrease the amount of time … Read more Second Hand Radiology Equipment – Things to Know