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2013-07-15 23:22:59

Boasting the industry’s widest adjustable height range of 18 inches, the 3-Motion C-Arm Imaging Table can adjust in height from 26 inches to 44 inches, and offers a generous weight capacity of 500 pounds for the original table, or 750 pounds for the bariatric model. Its three powered motions include a +/- 15° lateral tilt, an 18 inch height adjustment, and +15/-12° Trendelenburg tilt while this imaging table additionally offers 56 inches of metal-free imaging area. Elberton, GA...

2013-06-29 23:01:38

Transparency Market Research Published New “X-Ray Market (Portable, Handheld, Digital Radiography, Computed Radiography, Flat Panel Detection Systems, Mammography) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth and Forecast 2012 - 2018” Market Research Report In Store. Browse the full report at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/x-ray-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) June 29, 2013 According to Transparency Market Research “X-Ray Market: Global Market Analysis, Size and...

2013-06-28 11:17:56

Examining X-ray backscatter scanners at LAX airport, an independent task force determines that radiation doses are low, according to new report by AAPM A new report by an independent task force commissioned by the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), has found that people absorb less radiation from airport X-ray backscatter scanner than they do while standing in line waiting for the scan itself. Measurements made on two scanners in active use at Los Angeles...

2013-06-27 23:23:37

AltaLink, Alberta’s largest regulated electricity transmission company, chose to inspect its infrastructure with Vidisco’s digital radiography equipment due to the high quality images available in seconds and because of the ease of storing and sharing images. Alberta, Canada (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 AltaLink, like other utility companies around the world maintains aging infrastructure that is nearing the end of its lifecycle. As demand for electricity increases, greater load is placed on...

Highly Portable Imaging System Created By Los Alamos/Tribogenics
2013-06-26 15:04:09

Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos National Laboratory and Tribogenics, the pioneer of innovative X-ray solutions, have partnered to create a unique, lightweight, compact, low-cost X-ray system that uses the MiniMAX (Miniature, Mobile, Agile, X-ray) camera to provide real-time inspection of sealed containers and facilities. The innovative technology will be featured at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) International Conference on Nuclear Security: Enhancing Global...

2013-06-17 23:19:26

Digital X-Ray Market report categorizes the global market by types, product segments, application and geography. These markets are broken down into segments and sub-segments, providing exhaustive value analysis for 2012 and 2013, as well as forecast up to 2018. (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 The report "Digital X-Ray Market by Types (Computational Radiography, Digital Radiography), Major Products (Flat Panel Detectors, CMOS, CCD, Software, X-ray Contrast Media) & by Applications (Chest Imaging,...

2013-06-12 23:18:53

Recently, the RayzorX Pro X-ray system passed ASTM E2597-07 digital radiography standard test with flying colors. (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 The RayzorX Pro, Vidisco´s most popular portable digital X-ray system, achieved outstanding results in recent tests conducted by BAM, a reputable external laboratory based in Germany, according to the definitions of the ASTM E2597-07 standard. The tests were conducted for an X-ray of an aluminum plate (AL-6061) according to the standard conditions....

2013-06-10 23:01:25

A study examining trends in X-ray computed tomography (CT) use in children in the United States has found that reducing unnecessary scans and lowering the doses for the highest-dose scans could lower the overall lifetime risk of future imaging-related cancers by 62 percent. The research by a UC Davis Health System scientist is published online today in JAMA Pediatrics. (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 A study examining trends in X-ray computed tomography (CT) use in children in the United States has...


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