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Inspect to Protect Your High-End Medical Device Purchase

15 February, 2012 | device inspection, medical equipment inspection, testing

For your protection, when buying a high-end medical device costing over $100,000, it is highly recommended to have it professionally inspected prior to purchase. MedWOW’s Global Inspectors Network provides buyers and sellers with option to have various types of inspection services performed on an item prior to finalizing their transaction.

5 Things You Should Know About the Extremity CT Scanner

31 January, 2012 | CT Scanner, imaging equipment, medical equipment, MedWOW

The latest development in technology for cameras for sale can be truly astounding. But it can also leave patients wondering why the same advancements aren’t being made in medical imaging. To help give you a better idea of the new developments in medicine, we have decided to focus on the Extremity CT Scanner.

New Ways in the Field of Medical Imaging: Terahertz Radiation

24 November, 2011 | imaging equipment, MedWOW, Radiology, Terahertz

THz radiation has found two fundamental modes of application in medicine and biology: spectroscopy and imaging. In both in vivo and in vitro tests, THz radiation has been shown to perform well when compared to the standard in vitro histological testing. Other areas where THz is finding use is in dentistry, wound assessment and more.

Telemedicine and How it Benefits Society

3 November, 2011 | medical equipment, medical equipment parts, Medical Software, MedWOW, Telemedicine

The Mobile Health (m-Health) field is applicable to both developing and industrialized nations and includes the use of mobile devices in collecting community and clinical health data, delivery of healthcare information to practitioners, researchers, and patients, real-time monitoring of patient vital signs, and direct provision of care via electronic mobile telemedicine.

All About X-Rays and X-Ray Tubes

14 August, 2011 | X-Ray Tubes

The History of X-Ray X-rays are capable of penetrating some thickness of matter. Medical x-rays are produced by letting a stream of fast electrons come to a sudden stop at a metal plate. It is believed that X-rays emitted by the sun or stars also come from fast electrons. The images produced by X-rays are [...]

The Advantages of Cone-Beam CT Scanners

8 August, 2011 | Cone-Beam CT Scanners

How Cone-Beam CT is Superior Computed tomography imaging, also known as computed axial tomography scanning, involves the use of rotating x-ray equipment, combined with a digital computer, to acquire images of the body. Using CT imaging, cross sectional images of body organs and tissue can be produced. Though there are many other imaging techniques, CT [...]

Introducing MRI Parallel Imaging

23 June, 2011 | MRI

How is MRI Parallel Imaging Used? MRI parallel imaging utilizes the multiple elements of phased array coil system. Each element of the coil system is associated with a dedicated radio frequency channel (a special single-channel radio receiver) whose output is processed and combined with the outputs of the other channels (signals acquired by the other [...]