California Hospital Deploys New CT System

8 November 2009 (Last Updated November 8th, 2009 18:30)

Huntington Hill Imaging Center in the US state of California has installed an advanced computed tomography (CT) technology that can image patients faster with diagnostic accuracy. Huntington Hill Imaging Center in the US state of California has installed an advanced computed tomography

Huntington Hill Imaging Center in the US state of California has installed an advanced computed tomography (CT) technology that can image patients faster with diagnostic accuracy.

Huntington Hill Imaging Center in the US state of California has installed an advanced computed tomography (CT) technology that can image patients faster with diagnostic accuracy.

Toshiba America Medical Systems's Aquilion Premium CT system completes exams quickly and with reduced radiation, improving patient safety and staff workflow, the company said.

The CT system features a 660lb patient weight couch to accommodate larger patients and front and rear table footswitches to facilitate workflow.

Huntington Hill is connected to the 636-bed Huntington Memorial Hospital, which sends its non-emergency radiology patients to the imaging centre for cardiac CTAs, neuro perfusions and other radiology applications.

Toshiba America Medical Systems' Aquilion Premium CT system completes exams quickly and with reduced radiation, improving patient safety and staff workflow, the company said.

The CT system features a 660lb. patient weight couch to accommodate larger patients and front and rear table footswitches to facilitate workflow.

Huntington Hill is connected to the 636-bed Huntington Memorial Hospital, which sends its non-emergency radiology patients to the imaging centre for cardiac CTAs, neuro perfusions and other radiology applications.