X-ray machines are used in many industries, but the high levels of radiation they emit mean that shielding is necessary for anyone who might be exposed to them. Lead is used to line the walls, doors, windows and even ceilings and floors of x-ray rooms as it absorbs radiation. In this blog post we will discuss the lead shielding materials required in an x-ray room and where you can buy them.
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If you're looking to purchase used x-ray systems, there are many factors that need to be taken into account. While a new system usually has a 5 year warranty that comes with advantages, buying a used digital x-ray system can be a great way to save money on the purchase of an expensive machine. It is important, however, that you consider all factors before making the decision to buy used. In this post we will discuss 5 things that you should think about when considering used digital x-rays systems and what they could mean for your hospital.
The chiropractic profession is always looking for ways to improve patient care. One way chiropractors have done this in the past, and continue to do so today, is through x-ray systems such as traditional straight-arm systems. But how do they compare to CDR systems?
The decision of which style of x-ray table to purchase is integral to setting up or upgrading your x-ray business. This decision should be based on factors beyond just price. Choosing an x-ray table to suit your needs is important as it contributes to your day to day workflow as well as ensuring the equipment is safe for you and your patients. We'll explore four different types of tables that you should know about before making your decision: mobile x-ray table, stationary table, four-way float top table, four-way float top elevating table.