Sensible Solutions for Refurbished Radiology

What You Need to Know About MRI Coldheads

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jun 19, 2019 @ 13:06 PM

If you have an MRI in your clinic, hospital, imaging center, practice or healthcare facility, it’s important to know what a coldhead is and how to keep it in tip top condition. An MRI coldhead is a

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Topics: MRI, More Than Just Imaging Solutions

1.5T & 3T MRI: Comparing Breast Images

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, May 29, 2019 @ 12:05 PM

Looking for diagnostic accuracy for breast images? According to Austrian and German researchers, look no further than 1.5T and 3T breast MRI images. A recent study published in the May issue of the European Journal of Radiology shows that 1.5T and 3T

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Topics: Medical Imaging Comparisons, MRI

Is A Mobile MRI or CT Rental Right For Your Imaging Facility?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, May 8, 2019 @ 12:05 PM

It’s a great question. And there’s not an easy answer. There are several different things to consider before you make a decision. Here are five questions that will help you determine whether renting a mobile imaging system is right for you. 

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Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, CT Scanner, MRI

What’s New in MRI Breast Imaging?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Tue, Apr 2, 2019 @ 10:04 AM

For decades, mammography has been the go-to for spotting breast cancer. The down side is, of course,  X-ray radiation. And while MRI imaging has no radiation and higher resolution images,

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Topics: Medical Imaging News, MRI

MRI vs CT - Which Is Right For You?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Mar 6, 2019 @ 13:03 PM

Is it time for you to invest in medical imaging equipment? The first decision you have to make is whether an MRI or CT fits your needs. The experts at Atlantis Worldwide put together this hand guide that will help you with that decision.

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Topics: Medical Imaging Comparisons, CT Scanner, MRI

Which GE 1.5T MRI Is Right For You?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Feb 6, 2019 @ 11:02 AM

So, you know you want a 1.5T MRI for your hospital, clinic, practice or medical facility. And you prefer to get a GE that’s used or has been refurbished. So how do you

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Topics: Medical Imaging Comparisons, MRI

5 SIEMENS 1.5T MRI Reviews

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jan 23, 2019 @ 10:01 AM

So, you’re in the market for a certified refurbished or used 1.5T MRI model. Smart move! After all, you’ll get the technology you need and the service warranty you want—all at a much lower price point than buying new. 

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Topics: Medical Imaging Comparisons, MRI

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

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

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