November 1, 2019

Siemens PET CT Biograph 64: The Solution to Your Clinical Needs

Learn What Makes the Siemens PET CT Biograph 64 Unique

The Siemens PET CT Biograph 64 is a 64-slice scanner suited to a variety of clinical needs, including oncology, cardiology, and neurology applications. This trusted system from Siemens is a favorite of cardiologists for its ability to detect blockages in the coronary arteries, as well as the pumping of the patient’s heart. The medical imaging field is constantly expanding, providing us with new insights into the workings of the human body as improvements to existing technology are made. At Marquis Medical, we are proud to be a PET/CT service company that stays at the forefront of developments in the industry.

Are you seeking a new PET/CT scanner system for your clinic, for less? Browse our inventory of scanners and parts we currently have in stock, all reconditioned by experienced professionals in the field of PET/CT service.

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Why Choose the Siemens PET CT Biograph 64?

With 64 slices, each as thin as a credit card, the Biograph 64 can be used to study and evaluate all parts of a patient’s body. It is suitable for capturing images of the body organs: lungs, heart, stomach, intestines, pancreas, liver, kidneys, bladder, and more. It can also photograph glands, blood vessels, bones, and the spine.

How is a PET/CT Scan Performed?

To perform a scan using this Siemens PET CT Biograph scanner, clinicians will administer a small amount of radioactive material to the patient. Depending upon the body part or system being evaluated, the patient will either swallow, inhale, or receive an injection of this material.

After a waiting period, the patient will lie down on the PET/CT scanner table. The patient must lie very still during the scan in order to produce clear images. Fortunately, with a 64-slice scanner like this Siemens PET CT Biograph scanner, it only takes about 15 seconds to perform the complete scan.

Different systems have different benefits to offer. Explore our inventory, and contact us to find out how we can help meet your clinic’s needs with a reconditioned scanner, maintenance services, training, repairs, and more!

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Get Trained on the Biograph

Take advantage of our new Biograph training program. This program features a syllabus designed by active Marquis Medical engineers who’ve seen it all! In our signature training programs, you will learn from the best in the business when it comes to PET/CT service. If you are a clinical engineer who wants to minimize cost and downtime, schedule a Biograph training with Marquis Medical. Let us know what system brand and model you will be working with — i.e., the Siemens PET CT Biograph 64 — and we will equip you with the necessary skills.

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Source for This Article:

64 Slice CT (Computed Tomography) – Washington Hospital Healthcare System