Results for: July 2015

Design Your MRI Suite to Reduce Anxiety MRI scans are becoming commonplace in today’s world, but complications due to patients’ anxiety, claustrophobia, and stress can throw barriers in the way of their treatment. Some research has found that over 30 percent of patients undergoing MRIs experience anxiety, which can have a significant impact on both […]

There’s something about a blue sky that makes us all walk a little lighter. Now, we don’t suggest that imaging suites blast E.L.O.’s “Mr. Blue Sky” in the scan room, but exposure to a sunny sky and other types of nature imagery has been shown to alleviate anxiety and provide a positive, calming distraction from […]

The Growing Future of MRI The global healthcare industry is shifting its demand toward noninvasive diagnostic procedures and techniques, part of a continuous effort to detect and cure illness earlier and more quickly while minimizing risk to the patient. MRI systems and other medical imaging technology continue to adapt, becoming more available worldwide (in both […]

Three Reasons To Think Mobile MRI Everybody likes a good investment. How do you tell if a mobile MRI is the way to go? This decision has a lot to do with your hospital’s individual situation, but it’s important to understand why a mobile unit would work for you —logistically and financially. Mobile MRIs offer […]