Sensible Solutions for Refurbished Radiology

What is the Strongest MRI Machine Today?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Nov 14, 2018 @ 11:11 AM

Let’s start at the beginning.

MRI technology has been around since the mid-1970s.  MRIs employ powerful magnets which produce a strong magnetic field

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Topics: MRI, Medical Imaging Equipment

New CT Systems For Coronary Imaging

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Nov 7, 2018 @ 12:11 PM

It’s an exciting time for medical imaging technology, with new products being introduced almost weekly! The two latest advancements are in cardiac computed tomography angiography (CCTA) imaging

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Topics: CT Scanner, More Than Just Imaging Solutions

MRI Gradient Coils: 101

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Oct 31, 2018 @ 12:10 PM

Sometimes it’s great to review the basics of Magnetic Resonance Imaging; how they work, what they cost, how they’re maintained and even how they are installed. Let’s take a closer look at Gradient Coils in MRI scanners.

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Topics: MRI, More Than Just Imaging Solutions

So, You Need to Relocate Your CT Scanner….

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Oct 24, 2018 @ 12:10 PM

Moving a CT Scanner from one location to another is never easy and always expensive. But sometimes it just can’t be avoided. You’re moving to a new building or building on an addition and your CT Scanner just has to be moved. 

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Topics: CT Scanner, Medical Imaging Equipment Service

Where Did We Get Your C-Arm? 3 Guesses…

Posted by Alex Silbergleit on Wed, Oct 17, 2018 @ 12:10 PM

Buying a pre-owned C-Arm is a lot different than purchasing a new C-Arm. One main difference is where your C-Arm comes from. With a new C-Arm, you know that it is coming straight from the factory where it was made.

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Topics: C-Arm

Is 64 Slice CT Scanners Gaining Popularity Over 16 Slice CT?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Oct 10, 2018 @ 11:10 AM

For years, the 16-Slice CT Scanner has been the go-to scanner for everything except cardiac studies. But with the emergence of more refurbished 64-Slice CT Scanners on the market,

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, Medical Imaging Comparisons, CT Scanner

Year End 179 TAX Break for Your Radiology Equipment Purchase

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Oct 3, 2018 @ 13:10 PM

Time is flying by, before we know it 2019 will be rolling in.  Take advantage of Section 179 of the IRS Tax Code for your used or refurbished medical imaging equipment.  This fabulous financial incentive allows you to purchase radiology equipment and deduct the purchase price.

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Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions

Comparing 1.5T MRI Gradient Slew Rates

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Tue, Sep 25, 2018 @ 16:09 PM

Yes, they make a really loud noise. And their magnetic field is actually strong enough to lift a car before modification. But most importantly, they drive MRI value on the secondary market. So, what do you need to know about 1.5T MRI Gradient Slew Rates?

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Topics: Medical Imaging Comparisons, MRI

Philips Launches MRI System for Helium-Free Operation

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Sep 19, 2018 @ 17:09 PM

First came Philips’ breakthrough Blueseal technology, a fully-sealed magnet that reduces the amount of liquid helium needed to

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Topics: Medical Imaging News, MRI

The Supply Chain of Your Refurbished C-Arm

Posted by Alex Silbergleit on Wed, Sep 12, 2018 @ 12:09 PM

Have you ever wondered what your C-Arm has gone through to become the beautifully refurbished system in your facility? Sure, you know that somebody else owned your system at some point and it was refurbished and shipped to you. But that’s not very specific. If we try and remember way back to

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Topics: C-Arm, More Than Just Imaging Solutions, Refurbished medical imaging equipment