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Would Mobile CT Scanners Be the Right Choice for Smaller Hospitals? Would Mobile CT Scanners Be the Right Choice for Smaller Hospitals? November 5, 2019 by Amber Diagnostics 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,… ... Read more Would Mobile CT Scanners Be the Right Choice for Smaller Hospitals?
Second Hand Radiology Equipment - Things to Know Second Hand Radiology Equipment – Things to Know October 29, 2019 by Amber Diagnostics 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… ... Read more Second Hand Radiology Equipment – Things to Know
How Much Does an MRI Cost? October 9, 2019 by Amber Diagnostics     The average cost of an MRI scan in the US is $2,000. Why is this? In this blog we'll go over how much an MRI costs by covering acquisition and all associated costs.   MRI scans are expensive… ... Read more How Much Does an MRI Cost?
How Much Does a CT Scanner Cost? September 24, 2019 by Amber Diagnostics Wondering how much a CT Scanner costs and which one's right for you? Medical imaging equipment scans are some of the most well-known and most used scans in the world. Yet, these practices are also one of the priciest. While… ... Read more How Much Does a CT Scanner Cost?
Benefits of Z-motion U-Arm Systems August 15, 2019 by Amber Diagnostics We’ve observed a variety of advances in the medical imaging world, but it is essential to remember where it all started: X-ray technology. X-ray technology has offered a significant contribution to the medical industry. We’ve seen different types of x-ray… ... Read more Benefits of Z-motion U-Arm Systems
Top 5 Price Points of X-Ray Equipment July 22, 2019 by Amber Diagnostics Revealing All the Costs of Purchasing a Refurbished X-Ray Purchasing X-Ray equipment can be a difficult task. Not only does it need to meet the needs of the medical institution or facility, but also the budget. Spending too much on… ... Read more Top 5 Price Points of X-Ray Equipment
Choosing the Right MRI Sound System July 5, 2019 by Christine Runyon A quality sound system is something that has become regulatory for patient comfort in most MRI suites. However, in light of the vast range of available offerings, we have found that deciding on a sound system for an MRI room… ... Read more Choosing the Right MRI Sound System
Inflammatory disease patients aided by Immuno-PET June 28, 2019 by Christine Runyon According to a preclinical study published in the June issue of the Journal of Nuclear Medicine, PET imaging with radiotracers to accurately identify molecules in cancer cells that prevent the immune system from attacking a disease, called immuno-PET, could become… ... Read more Inflammatory disease patients aided by Immuno-PET
Medical Imaging Equipment for Veterinarians June 21, 2019 by Christine Runyon Whether you’re treating humans or animals in your facility, your medical practices require medical imaging equipment. However, the imaging equipment that is required for veterinary practices can differ from medical practices. Being able to understand the difference is essential when… ... Read more Medical Imaging Equipment for Veterinarians
Differences Between 1.5T and 3T MRI June 13, 2019 by Christine Runyon When it comes to MRI scanners, 1.5T is the standard strength. Often considered a “one size fits all” machine, 1.5Ts work for a variety of different scans and applications, making them a precious commodity for any imaging facility run today.… ... Read more Differences Between 1.5T and 3T MRI
MRI Coil Maintenance & Damage Prevention June 6, 2019 by Christine Runyon MRI coils are fragile and an essential part of your practice, which is why keeping them in great condition is so important. Servicing them can become a chore, due to the way today’s coils are designed with more resonating elements… ... Read more MRI Coil Maintenance & Damage Prevention
The Importance of DEXA Scans May 31, 2019 by Christine Runyon A bone densitometer is used to take bone density tests (DEXA scans), which assess the strength of the bones and look for possible fractures that may put a person at risk for osteoporosis. While bone densitometers can also be used… ... Read more The Importance of DEXA Scans
When to Replace Your MRI Cold Head May 24, 2019 by Christine Runyon The Cold Head: Your MRI’s heart and soul, it is crucial to the performance of your machine. But how do you know when it’s time to replace it?   Here’s a quick rundown of what a cold head actually does:… ... Read more When to Replace Your MRI Cold Head
Breast MRI Prevents Unnecessary Surgeries for Patients, New Study Finds May 17, 2019 by Christine Runyon According to a new study published in the May issue of the American Journal of Radiology, 70% of women with discordant benign breast biopsy results can be triaged and avoid unnecessary surgery with contrast-enhanced breast MRI.   Written by Dr.… ... Read more Breast MRI Prevents Unnecessary Surgeries for Patients, New Study Finds
C-Arm Procedure Safety Pointers May 10, 2019 by Christine Runyon When a patient arrives to have imaging done at your facility, they almost always have concerns about radiation – does this sound about right?   Especially if they’re having interventional work done with a c-arm, patients will need reassurance from… ... Read more C-Arm Procedure Safety Pointers
Gradient Coils Inside MRI: What You Need To Know May 3, 2019 by Christine Runyon What do you know about the gradient coils inside your MRI scanner? Gradient coils are an essential component of an MRI’s function, so today we’re going to talk a little more about them and the role they play in MRI… ... Read more Gradient Coils Inside MRI: What You Need To Know
At-risk coronary patients aided by PET/CT image assessments April 26, 2019 by Christine Runyon According to a study presented last month at the American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2019 meeting in New Orleans, it is now possible to use PET/CT scans to determine the presence or absence of coronary artery calcium in patients with… ... Read more At-risk coronary patients aided by PET/CT image assessments
Is Wireless X-Ray Right For Me? April 19, 2019 by Christine Runyon Choosing to upgrade your x-ray system to wireless x-ray is a big step for your facility. But is it right for you? There are plenty of pros and cons when it comes to wireless, so it’s best to do your… ... Read more Is Wireless X-Ray Right For Me?
Nuclear Imaging: An Overview April 11, 2019 by Christine Runyon As much as we’ve talked about CT scanners and MRI machines, we’ve gone over the use of radiation and magnets to image patients during these scans. However, nuclear medicine is definitely worth talking about, as it is one of the… ... Read more Nuclear Imaging: An Overview
CT X-Ray Tube – How long will it last? April 5, 2019 by Christine Runyon Your CT scanner is a vital player in your medical imaging facility. And inside that CT scanner is an x-ray tube that is vital to the performance of your CT system. Like any piece of machinery, x-ray tubes don’t last… ... Read more CT X-Ray Tube – How long will it last?

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