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CR Reader vs. DR Panel: Race Against the Clock [VIDEO]

Posted by John Maher

May 27, 2015 3:43:00 PM

DR_vs_CR_RaceSo, everybody knows that a DR panel is faster than a CR reader, right? But what you might not know is how much faster. Just how much time can you reclaim when you use a DR panel?

If this is something you've wondered as you consider what's next for your imaging equipment, prepare to wonder no more. The video below pits a CR reader against a DR panel in a side-by-side race, from firing X-ray to having a preview image rendered on the monitor. Watch and learn how much time and throughput a DR panel can add to your day.



CR Reader Races DR Panel

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If reclaiming your schedule has piqued your interest, there are plenty of other reasons to consider a DR panel for your analog X-ray system as well. Check out any of the links below for more benefits:

• Digital X-Ray Panel Upgrades: A Case Study

• Wireless DR Panel Ownership: The “What Ifs?”

• Digital X-Ray Panel Upgrades: A Case Study


Considering DR? Here's how to plan for a DR panel upgrade >> Use this step-by-step guide to compare options and decide which setup is best for you.


If you're ready to start the conversation about your next step, we're ready to help with that too. Contact us to talk to an X-ray Product Specialist about your project.



Written by John Maher

maher-johnJohn Maher is the Product Specialist for X-Ray Equipment at Block Imaging. John strives to understand the unique needs of each facility he comes in contact with so that, together, they can determine the very best solution. At home, John is a husband, father of two daughters, endurance athlete, and volunteers his time as a Certified Athletic Trainer.



Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, X-ray

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