Portable X-Ray Machine Description
Due to the fact that there are a number of different types of machines available, you will want to make sure that you choose one that is right for your specific needs. A large portable system might be feasible for a clinic where it will need to move only occasionally. Those who are planning to take the system along with them on location will want to find something smaller. Speak with your KWIPPED supplier about specific product quesitons you might need addressed.
Features of portable x-ray machines
One of the primary features of a portable x-ray system is the fact that they use digital systems as a means to take and record the images for the doctors. This can provide a very clear image. They may also have wireless digital detectors. The systems are high quality, and many are able to remain in standby around the clock. Some of the best quality systems will even allow the user to take images while the machine is still charging.
How portable x-ray machines work
These devices will work very similar to a traditional x-ray system. They will generate images of the body, including the bone and the dense tissue structures. They can create digital images, and they are very helpful for offsite diagnosis. For example, patients who may not be able to get to a traditional hospital for some reason can benefit from their doctor having one of these devices on hand. These are useful for areas that have low populations and where there might not be a regular specialist.
About portable x-ray machines
A portable x-ray machine is a catchall term for x-ray systems of many different shapes and sizes. Some of the machines are still quite large, but still able to be moved. Others are more easily portable and weigh less than 90 pounds. Of course, the size and the maneuverability of the systems, even though they are portable, will vary by the model and the manufacturer. These portable systems are a huge benefit to those who live in areas where they may not have had access to an x-ray before. They can be beneficial in small emergency rooms and clinics, and much more.
Portable X-Ray Machine Applications
- Preventative care
- Medical examinations
- Dental procedures
- Medical diagnosis
- Surgical treament planning
Portable X-Ray Machine Manufacturers
- General Electric
- Durr Dental
- AGFA Healthcare
- IDEXX Laboratories