Navigation Links
MEDX Installs Two Next Generation T-Quest™ Compact Gamma Cameras
Date:4/6/2011

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDX, Inc., a leading provider of nuclear medicine equipment, today introduced the next generation T-Quest™ compact gamma camera.  The FDA-cleared T-Quest, includes enhanced thyroid imaging and now features expanded imaging capabilities to perform parathyroid, sentinel node, MUGA, gastric emptying, hepatobiliary, bone spots and other small organ studies.  The Company also announced the first installations for the powerful new T-Quest at two leading acute care hospitals, Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown, MD and St. Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, NJ.

"We're pleased to see immediate market reaction to the expanded imaging capabilities of the powerful next generation T-Quest camera," said Sean McDermott, managing partner, MEDX, Inc.  "Offering high quality imaging capabilities for thyroid and ancillary exams, the T-Quest enables sites to focus utilization of their dual-head cameras on high revenue exams that require a large field of view.  This image quality and low lifetime system cost, offers medium to large hospitals and imaging centers a cost-effective tool to expand volume, improve efficiency and provide quality patient care."

Commercially available worldwide, the compact T-Quest provides high-quality imaging capabilities and the freedom to perform long duration time/activity studies. Its minimized focal distance and mm/pixel ratio maximizes diagnostic quality through improved image resolution. The results of this combination are increased operating efficiency, better imaging economics and improved diagnostic results. Requiring less than eight square feet of floor space, T-Quest is the smart choice for facilities operating with space and patient capacity limitations. The system features a 6 inch field of view and lightweight collimators which are easily changed by hand.  Its unobtrusive design promotes patient comfort and is non-claustrophobic.

"We began looking at the T-Quest for its superior image quality in thyroid imaging, and we are excited that the next generation camera offers the ability to perform more studies.  As we bring these services online, we expect this will give us a great deal of flexibility and versatility in how we manage patients and utilize equipment across the department.  By utilizing the T-Quest for thyroid and other small organ exams, we can focus our large, dual-head cameras on high revenue studies.  This will streamline operations as well as improve our overall efficiency," according to a senior nuclear medicine technologist at Meritus Medical Center.

The T-Quest works in conjunction with the NuQuest® acquisition and processing computer providing a comprehensive, standalone system. The onboard NuQuest computer provides state-of-the-art energy, linearity and uniformity corrections for superior image quality. The software features customizable imaging acquisition protocols along with a host of general nuclear image processing tools.  The NuQuest features an intuitive user interface with simple pull-down menus and features DICOM 3.0 print, file export and modality worklist capabilities.

About MEDX

MEDX, Inc. has been a leading provider of high quality new, remanufactured and refurbished nuclear medicine equipment, service, and parts for over thirty years. The company is known for their quality systems and expert service and has delivered over 3,000 nuclear imaging systems and accessories to facilities all over the world. MEDX continues to offer complete nuclear medicine coverage including accreditation assistance, multi-vendor field service, multi-vendor certified parts, 24/7/365 technical phone support, professional applications training, and 24-hour US service response.

Media Contact:
Jeremy Basterash
MEDX, Inc.
www.medx-inc.com
847.463.2020


'/>"/>
SOURCE MEDX, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. The Smilow Comprehensive Prostate Cancer Center Installs Eigen ei-Nav
2. Artemis™
3. EDDA Technology Successfully Installs IQQA®-Liver at Mayo Clinic in Arizona
4. Olympic Medical Cancer Center Installs Temporary Radiation Oncology Facility
5. Applied Precision Installs a Record Four New DeltaVision OMX Super-Resolution Imaging Systems in Eight Weeks
6. RF Technologies(R) Installs Updated Version of its Safe Place(R) Solution for Infant Security at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital
7. Hoag Breast Care Center Installs Xoft Electronic Brachytherapy System for IORT Program
8. Accuray Installs 200th CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System
9. Stereotaxis Installs First System in Taiwan
10. SAFC Pharma Installs the Industrys First Commercial Dual Wavelength X-Ray Diffractometer
11. OhioHealth Installs Newest Version of Sysmexs Hematology Middleware, Sysmex WAM(TM) 4.0
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/28/2016)... , April 28, 2016  While Abbott,s ... complement the company,s valve repair and stent business, ... also places Abbott more firmly into patient monitoring.  ... the fastest growing device areas, with double-digit growth ... recent report,  Advanced Remote Patient Monitoring ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... DUBLIN , April 28, 2016 ... the "Global Plastic Surgery Products Market 2016-2020" ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160330/349511LOGO ) , The global plastic ... CAGR of 9.47% during the period 2016-2020. , ,The ... factor leading to the growth of the market. Lasers ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... , April 28, 2016  Marking its ... accessible breast and ovarian cancer risk test, ... analyzing 30 genes that highly impact the most ... Available today, the Color Test analyzes hereditary cancer ... stomach, and uterine cancers. The Color Test is ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:4/28/2016)... D.C. (PRWEB) , ... April 28, 2016 , ... The ... and Prevention (CDC) has established an ICD-10-CM code for sarcopenia, giving it recognition for ... the medical community effective October 1, 2016. , Sarcopenia is defined as a combination ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... ... April 28, 2016 , ... ... insurance co-operative bankruptcy to receive their prescription medications through America’s fastest-growing pharmacy ... prescription medications from over 180 American pharmaceutical companies for $35 per month, ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... ... April 28, 2016 , ... ... offering, the Protocol Calendar Exchange , is officially open to all sponsors ... calendars available for sites to download into their clinical trial management system (CTMS), ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... ... 2016 , ... On Thursday, April 14 orthopaedic surgeon ... Institute in Vail, Colorado, attended the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) ... musculoskeletal disorders that are affecting millions of Americans today. Dr. LaPrade and many ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... Valley, California (PRWEB) , ... ... ... Inc. (AGNITY) a leading global provider of intelligent business communication applications and ... and go-live of its Number Portability solution at Bestel’s Communications Network. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):