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Vikki Harmonay

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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

Why Rent A Portable X-Ray System?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Sep 5, 2018 @ 13:09 PM

Portable X-ray systems are incredible valuable to hospitals, urgent care centers, clinics and medical practices for many reasons.  They’re reliable, durable , long lasting and retain their value. So why would a medical facility consider renting one instead of owning one? Actually, there are several reasons why renting might make more sense. Let’s take a closer look.

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Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, X-Ray

Hologic 3D Tomo Mammography System: What to Know..

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Aug 29, 2018 @ 12:08 PM

You love your 2D mammography system. It’s been a workhorse for you, it’s delivered the high-quality images you’ve wanted and it’s made great business sense for you. But if you’re like most medical imaging facilities, you’re beginning to look at 3D systems. After all, their images are better at detecting cancer than 2D systems, especially in fatty and/or dense breasts. And now that more insurance providers are paying increased reimbursement for 3D studies, it makes more sense than ever to take the leap and invest in a 3D system.

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Topics: Mammography

Two CTs Compared: Canon Aquilion 64 & GE Lightspeed VCT 64

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Aug 22, 2018 @ 12:08 PM

Are you in the market for a solid refurbished 64-slice CT scanner? When you’re making your list of systems to consider, it’s wise to look at the Canon Aquilion 64 CT and the GE VCT 64 CT. While they have many things in common there are some differences that can affect your choice.

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Topics: CT Scanner, Medical Imaging Comparisons

The Most Interesting MRI Articles

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Aug 15, 2018 @ 11:08 AM

Sometimes it’s hard to keep up with all the new technology, issues and changes in medical imaging. At Atlantis Worldwide, we thought we’d make it a little easier for you.

We gathered up our most interesting MRI articles. They were shared on news and medical sites, on LinkedIn and even Facebook. We got lots of positive and interesting feedback and comments from trusted friends and professionals.

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Topics: MRI, Imaging Equipment Solutions

2 CT Tube Comparisons

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Aug 8, 2018 @ 12:08 PM

If you’ve got a Siemens CT Scanner, you know that parts and maintenance are not inexpensive when need to be replaced. That’s why it’s so important to factor in those

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Topics: Medical Imaging Comparisons, CT Scanner

How To Get The Most From MRI Coils

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Aug 1, 2018 @ 10:08 AM

MRI imaging provides excellent soft-tissue delineation in different areas of interest. But the images are only as good as the coils and  MRI equipment to create the images. That’s why it’s vital that image providers take care of coils and keep them working correctly.

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Topics: More Than Just Imaging Solutions, MRI

Tips to Prepare For X-Ray Machine Installation

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jul 25, 2018 @ 10:07 AM

So, you’ve selected your new (or refurbished) x-ray equipment. Good for you! Now it’s time to prepare for installation. There are so many things to consider, and the better prepared you are, the smoother it will go. We’ve prepared this checklist to help you get the job done right the first time, with as few headaches and hassles as possible.

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Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, X-Ray

Two CT Comparisons: GE Lightspeed VCT 64 vs Philips Brilliance 64

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jul 18, 2018 @ 11:07 AM

Are you in the market for a 64-slice CT scanner? Do you like the idea of purchasing a refurbished one so you get more bang for your buck? There are two great ones on the market and while they have a lot in common,

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Topics: Medical Imaging Comparisons, CT Scanner