Before Scanning the Kids

Whenever you take your children to get a scan of any sort you have to go through a million hurdles at home to get them to agree. Often times you have to tell the kids it’s going to be like an adventure in outer space, or like a ride in a theme park. The kids usually...

Sleep Loss and Hunger

Do you ever find yourself unusually hungry? During that period of hunger do you find yourself going for the three left over slices of pizza? Sleep loss is more than likely the culprit behind bad food choices. Sleep deprivation does not just affect senses but it also...

Can Brain Imaging Help with Mental Illness?

New research suggests that single photon emission computed tomography, SPECT, brain imaging can actually aid in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness. The studies conducted by Dr. Daniel Amen have been analyzed in two stages, with only one of them...

The Advantages of Low Radiation Scans

With the advent of Low Radiation Scans, early detection has become an option for cancer patients. While low-dose computed tomography is still at a relatively early stage it provides a window into small lung nodules that, in a small number of patients, serve as...

GE LIGHTSPEED VCT SELECT vs. PHILIPS BRILLIANCE 64

64-slice CT scanners are said to have significantly improved CT Angiography (CTA), and is particularly recommended for cardiac studies. The speed and sensitivity of these scanners allow physicians to see how well the heart is contracting, to view the walls of arteries...

CT SCANNER COMPARISON CHART

Remember, when considering which CT scanner to purchase, not only is it important to consider the number of data slices, but also to take into account the length of coverage in one rotation. The rotation time of the tube and the detectors surrounding the patient...

Find the Best CT Scan Machine Articles Right Here

The computed tomography (CT) procedure has advanced rapidly and has become the imaging exam of choice. The CT scan machine allows for thin cross-sectional views of body organs and tissues, using non-invasive radiographic techniques. Since the computerized image is so...

Site Planning for GE Signa Ovation Open MRI Machine

Site planning design layouts for the installation of a GE Signa Ovation Open MRI Machine. A thorough site technical drawing and construction evaluation of the proposed Open MRI Machine location, as well as communication with all that are involved from planning to...

Top 5 C-Arm Articles

The C-Arm is an overhead x-ray image intensifier that provides real-time, detailed viewing of anatomic structures using fluoroscopic dyes. The system is a non-invasive device that does not enter the patient’s body, making it safe for screening before, during, and...

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