Top 5 Benefits of Portable X-Ray Machines

The Top 5 Benefits of Portable X-Ray Machines

It’s not always possible for patients to get to a doctor’s office or clinic when they need an x-ray performed. Portable x-ray machine technology provides patients and doctors with a solution to this problem. Mobile, easy-to-use, and safe, the use of portable x-ray machines can come with a number of benefits, including increased quality of care and number of lives saved.

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World Housing Solutions Chooses All Star X-ray in Latest Relief Effort

The recent hurricanes and subsequent devastation of the island of Puerto Rico have left millions without access to healthcare and other basic necessities. All Star X-ray is dedicated to continuing our philanthropic efforts by partnering with Clinics on Wheels to provide those in need with access to portable x-ray services, medical services, and emergency services.

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Technology Spotlight: C-arms

A C-arm is an imaging device based on traditional X-ray technology. Its name is derived from the C-shaped arm that connects the X-ray source to the X-ray detector to make one machine. C-arm technology has advanced considerably within the last decade, making it an even more valuable tool to have in your operating room

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Find the Right Specialized Imaging Device for your Clinic

All imaging device are useful, but some devices were created to fulfill specific needs. Take ultrasound devices and c-arm devices, for example. Both devices allow us to “see” inside of the human body, but an ultrasound device requires a skilled ultrasound technician (a sonographer) and emits a high-frequency pulse that’s most useful for imaging soft tissues, while a C-arm device uses X-ray technology that most useful for imaging bones and internal organs, even during operations.

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Machine Learning in Radiology

Machine learning is a subset of artificial intelligence (AI). It gives software the ability to learn from past experiences and to incorporate what it has learned into new data processing methods. The purpose of machine learning is to enable software to evolve without needing someone to provide “hand holding” through every new process.

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