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The Time is Now: Make the Switch from CR to DR with Konica Minolta’s Fast Forward Program

The list of reasons medical imaging technologists should switch from CR to DR has long been growing; however, Konica Minolta’s Fast Forward program might be the game changer your customers have been waiting for. But before we dive into the Fast Forward program, let’s first take a look at the main reasons so many imaging businesses are making the transition from CR to DR.

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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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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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5 Reasons Digital Radiography Outperforms Computed Radiography

If you are in the market for a new X-ray system, you’re looking for a system that will meet your needs, fit your budget, and operate efficiently, and inspire your confidence (of course, it wouldn’t hurt if it performed above those expectations, too). During your search, you will inevitably come across two popular models: the conventional computed radiography systems and the newer digital radiography systems.
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