Sensible Solutions for Refurbished Radiology

Extend The Life of Your C-Arm Battery

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Feb 1, 2023 @ 12:02 PM

C-Arm batteries are expensive. If you want to make sure your battery lasts as long as possible, there are a few steps you can take.

Read More

Topics: C-Arm, Imaging Equipment Solutions

X-Rays And Dogs: What You Should Know

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jan 25, 2023 @ 12:01 PM

X-rays have been used to provide images of everything from broken bones and tumors to foreign objects and even bullets. These images were developed to

Read More

Topics: X-Ray

The End Of An Era: GE Innova 2100, 3100 & 4100

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jan 18, 2023 @ 12:01 PM

Does your medical imaging facility use a GE Innova 2100, 3100 or 4100? If so, you’ve probably received the notification that GE has declared EOS (end of service) for those models.

Read More

Topics: Cath/Angio

Fixing C-Arm Artifacts

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jan 11, 2023 @ 11:01 AM

When you’re conducting a C-Arm examination, the last thing you want is to see a foreign object obscuring the image. However, artifacts—which can be

Read More

Topics: C-Arm, Imaging Equipment Solutions

Maintaining Your CT Scanner Calibration

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jan 4, 2023 @ 11:01 AM

With more than 75 million CT scans performed each year in the U.S., the demand for accurate, high resolution images is high. If your CT Scanner

Read More

Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, CT Scanner, Medical Imaging Equipment Service

Best 2022 Medical Imaging Blogs for Your Holiday Reading

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Dec 21, 2022 @ 12:12 PM

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 popular articles

Read More

Topics: Medical Imaging News

Do You Check Your Cath Lab X-Ray Tube Usage?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Dec 14, 2022 @ 13:12 PM

Most facilities don’t track Cath Lab X-ray tube usage like other modalities. That can make it hard to estimate just how long a Cath Lab X-ray tube will last.

Read More

Topics: Cath/Angio, Imaging Equipment Solutions

X-Ray Collimator Heads: What Can Go Wrong?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Dec 7, 2022 @ 13:12 PM

If you have X-ray equipment, it’s important to pay attention to maintenance schedules and performance issues. One of the major components in an X-ray unit is the collimator,

Read More

Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, X-Ray, Medical Imaging Equipment Service

What’s Needed In An Ideal Cath Lab?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Nov 30, 2022 @ 11:11 AM

Over 1 million angiograms and 1.2 million angioplasties are performed in American Cath Labs each year. The demand is ever growing, especially since many heath care professionals

Read More

Topics: Cath/Angio

Will Helium Shortages Affect MRI Access?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Nov 23, 2022 @ 10:11 AM

Liquid helium is the coldest element on earth—and now in short supply. This is problematic since liquid helium is used to keep MR magnets cool and magnetic currents superconductive.

Read More

Topics: MRI