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Purchasing a digital radiography system
can be a daunting task.
Vet Direct has access to many systems -
much more than we can publish in the price
list - we also have our expert Radiology
Consultant available to help you with
your purchase decision.
Considerations such as service and support, detector
technology, image quality, software functionality, PACS,
DICOM, backup and practice management integration
are topics that must be considered at some point in your
digital modality purchase.
The trick is to avoid becoming overwhelmed and to
evaluate each digital modality in a systematic approach.
In our many years of dealing with a wide array of veterinary
imaging needs the starting point for any imaging purchase
discussion is which type of technology is appropriate for
In this case we are talking about Digital imaging systems.
The three types of detector technology are computed
radiography [CR] direct digital radiography [DR] which
includes Flat panel and [CCD] type cameras systems.
Choosing the appropriate
Veterinary Digital Radiology
System to fit your practice
DR flat panel? - DR CCD Camera System? Or CR System?
Call us and we will help you to make the right
choices for your practice
0800 068 3300 and ask for our Radiology Service
Determining which system is right for your practice
The digital imaging modality you choose will be based
on how these 10 factors will affect your practice and
how much weight or value you place on each one.
1). Practice type
2). Cost vs. value
3). Image quality
4). Service contract costs
5). Longevity of the system
6). Is an X-ray machine also
needed to be purchased?
7). Service record of
8). Digital imaging expertise
of equipment provider in
9). Software integration, Dicom,
Pacs capable & Support Costs