We’ve written before about what a CT Simulator is here, and some of the considerations when choosing a model. Today we’d like to discuss the X-ray tube of a CT Simulator, and how important it is in making a purchase.
CT Simulation enables precise radiation treatment of tumors. With the right components, any CT scanner can be a CT Simulator. Also referred to as a virtual simulator, a Sim consists of a CT scanner with a flat tabletop, laser patient positioning system, and CT Simulation/3D treatment planning software. This software enables import, manipulation, display, and storage of images from a CT and other imaging modalities.
If you are in the market to purchase a pre-owned extremity MRI system, chances are you have price quotes ranging from high to low.
GE OEC’s C-arms are the most popular brand of C-arms on the market today. According to GE, 7 out of 10 surgeons have refurbished or new OEC C-arms. That’s right, a 70% market share for one product category. Incredible! These things must be good.