Your Guide to Medical Imaging Equipment

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Philips CT and PET/CT Production Suspended: Market Implications

Posted by Jason Crawford

Apr 22, 2014 2:56:00 PM

Philips_Temporary_SuspensionYou may have heard the news that Philips has voluntarily made the decision to cease US production of certain CT and PET/CT devices. The decision came after a recent FDA inspection and seems to be a temporary measure while the manufacturer works to resolve issues with their documentation. This is a great reminder of how seriously the FDA takes process controls and documentation for the purpose of maintaining the highest standards of safety in products in the marketplace.

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Topics: PET/CT, CT scanner, medical imaging news

PET/CT Acronyms and Phrases Defined

Posted by Becka Bowden

Jan 11, 2013 9:12:00 AM

PET CT AcronymsThe soup is back from a Holiday break with our PET/CT edition! Read on to have your PET/CT acronyms decoded and defined.

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Topics: PET/CT, PET Scanners

CT Scanner Acronyms and Phrases Defined

Posted by Josh Block

Nov 19, 2012 9:16:00 AM

CT Scanner AcronymsCT scanner phraseology is the focus of this week's installment of our ongoing series. Dig into the following and expand your radiology vocabulary!

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Topics: PET/CT, CT scanner

The Alphabet Soup of Radiology

Posted by Josh Block

Oct 24, 2012 11:35:00 AM

Imaging Equipment Acronyms

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Topics: PET/CT, Cath/Angio, CT scanner, MRI, C-Arm, X-ray, Bone Densitometer

How Much Does a PET/CT Scanner Cost? 2012/2013 Update

Posted by Josh Nunez

Oct 15, 2012 11:48:00 AM

PET/CT Prices 2012

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, PET/CT, CT scanner, Medical Imaging Equipment Price, PET Scanners

Four Things to Know BEFORE You Choose a Mobile PET/CT

Posted by Josh Nunez

Sep 18, 2012 11:05:00 AM

Mobile PET/CT

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, PET/CT, Used Medical Imaging Equipment

Siemens Biograph Duo PET/CT Review

Posted by Josh Nunez

Jul 23, 2012 8:50:00 AM

Siemens Biograph Duo PET/CTAs you investigate the PET/CT market, you’re going to hear a good deal of name-dropping: manufacturers, models, variants and revisions of those models, and so on. Amidst all of that, the name “Siemens Biograph Duo” is likely to slip from a colleague’s lips or appear in pleasant blue letters somewhere on your Google results page.

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, PET/CT, CT scanner, PET Scanners

Power Requirements for Mobile Diagnostic Imaging Equipment

Posted by Darrin Dodge

Jul 3, 2012 5:43:00 PM

Mobile Imaging Equpment Power Requirements 

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, PET/CT, Cath/Angio, CT scanner, MRI

GE Discovery PET/CT Scanners Compared

Posted by Josh Nunez

Jun 27, 2012 4:16:00 PM

GE Discovery PET/CT

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, PET/CT, CT scanner, Used Medical Imaging Equipment, PET Scanners

How to Get the Most out of Your PET/CT or PET Scanner

Posted by Josh Nunez

May 1, 2012 4:58:00 PM

C  Documents and Settings jordan.batterbee Desktop PET Maintenance

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Topics: PET/CT, Imaging Equipment Service, CT scanner, PET Scanners


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