refurbished oncology equipment

The Ins and Outs of Radiation Oncology Equipment

August 22, 2018 Acceletronics 0

Radiation oncology occurs through the use of ionizing radiation to treat/cure disease such as cancer.  It can also be used to assist in the relief of symptoms when a cure or treatment is no longer a viable option.  Most often radiation is most frequently associated with cancer however can be used in treated in a… Read more

Traits of a Superior Medical Equipment Service Company

August 15, 2018 Acceletronics 0

There is substantial growth within the medical care industry.  The population of aging citizens is growing as well.  As this is occurring it is our responsibility as professionals to make sure we are keeping up with technological advancements which often means more complicated medical equipment and devices throughout a variety of care centers including radiation… Read more

Upgrading Medical Equipment

August 9, 2018 Acceletronics 0

Medical facilities all have one thing in common and that is the need for progressive, radical technology and equipment.  To supply patients with outstanding medical service it is crucial that facilities exceed their needs by bringing in additional, updated medical equipment and adding services to meet the growing demands of a fluctuating marketplace in a… Read more

A Few Reasons It May Be Time To Upgrade Your Linear Accelerator

July 25, 2018 Acceletronics 0

When it comes to medical equipment a linear accelerator is considered the “workhorse” as it is used again and again, every day.  Some facilities, with lower patient counts, can often still use a linear accelerator that can be decades old whereas larger facilities often replace their radiation oncology equipment regularly every few years.  In the… Read more

What to Look for When Purchasing a Refurbished Linear Accelerator

July 19, 2018 Acceletronics 0

A brand-new linear accelerator can cost upwards of four million dollars, which is why many places will choose to purchase a refurbished one to meet their needs.  There is nothing wrong with most refurbished linear accelerators, but as with most things, when you purchase used, you must use an abundance of caution. Here is what… Read more

Medical Equipment Disposal

July 11, 2018 Acceletronics 0

Like any other industry after a period of time the equipment that is used will have to be replaced. Whether that is due to it being worn out, it went beyond its usable lifespan or more advanced model was acquired. Regardless of the reasoning, there will come a time that you will need to dispose… Read more

Shrinking Cancerous Cells Using Linear Accelerator Technology

July 5, 2018 Acceletronics 0

It is very unfortunate when you see your friend or family member get diagnosed with cancer. Watching them go through the pain and suffering, you wish that they wouldn’t have to go through that. You also pray for cancer to never touch you. It is the most painful thing a person can go through. Often… Read more

Preventative Maintenance Helps Ward Off Unplanned LINAC Repairs

June 27, 2018 Acceletronics 0

LINAC’s is short for linear accelerator, which are used in radiation treatments for people with cancer.  These machines should receive preventative maintenance so that they stay in working order for as long as possible.  Any preventative maintenance that isn’t completed within a timely manner can create issues and cause unplanned equipment failure.  Those LINAC repair… Read more

Using LINAC Systems In The Treatment Of Cancer

June 21, 2018 Acceletronics 0

Cancer is a serious disease, irrespective of the type, where it is in the body, how large or far-gone the tumor is. It is more likely to treat any form of cancer that’s diagnosed early before it has had a chance to get bigger or spread uncontrollably. Unfortunately, most patients are privy to the fact… Read more

Better Outcome With Fewer Treatments

June 5, 2018 Acceletronics 0

As if being diagnosed with any form of cancer isn’t hard enough, you also are required to work tirelessly with your doctor to sort through a wide range of treatment to help you decide on the best treatment options.  Putting in place a plan that will increase your survival odds and meet your medical budget… Read more