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Intermountain Medical Imaging Purchases Saltzer Health Imaging

Intermountain Medical Imaging

{Boise, Idaho, April 1, 2024} Intermountain Medical Imaging is ensuring access to affordable imaging services continues for patients in the Treasure Valley by purchasing Saltzer Health Imaging, located at Ten Mile Clinic in Meridian. Access to affordable outpatient medical imaging remains critical. “We

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How MRI-safe are abandoned leads from cardiac implantable electronic devices?

Health Imaging

Many newer devices are MRI conditional, but most legacy devices are not, leaving uncertainty around whether their abandoned leads are hazardous when in the presence of a strong magnetic field.

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Many MRI accidents are related to technologist experience

Health Imaging

This week at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine’s annual meeting, a team of experts presented new data on the technologist’s role in MRI safety events.

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First 5T MRI to offer whole-body imaging scores FDA clearance

Health Imaging

Houston, Texas-based United Imaging announced the clearance of its uMR Jupiter 5T MRI system, the first to offer an 8-channel whole-body multi-transmit system.

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New study results 'strongly' back supplemental MRI for women with dense breasts

Health Imaging

This latest research further confirms that breast MRI not only detects tumors that mammography cannot, but it also spots invasive cases that pose greater risks to patients.

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Image Wisely rolls out new MRI safety course following slew of accidents

Health Imaging

The course’s release follows a slew of reported MRI accidents that have occurred in recent years, many that resulted in severe injury and some that were even fatal.

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MRI vs. CT Scans: Understanding the Difference

American Health Imaging

MRI vs. CT Scans: Understanding the Difference If you are injured or have concerning symptoms, your doctor may order imaging tests to get a better idea of what’s wrong. MRI scans and CT scans are two common options. The post MRI vs. CT Scans: Understanding the Difference appeared first on American Health Imaging.

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