What is open Magnetic Resonance Imaging?

Our High Performance Premium Open MRI system will eliminate the anxiety associated with being inside the tube of a dark, noisy and narrow, closed MRI system while still producing images of the highest quality.

This is what the AIRIS?II High Performance Premium Open MRI system looks like. Notice the patient has a much more pleasant surrounding.

A common occurrence with the "tunnel" style MRI's is a feeling of claustrophobia. The AIRIS?/font> II High Performance Premium Open MRI system is spacious, comfortable and quiet. Most patients who could not tolerate the "tunnel" have no trouble, and do not feel claustrophobic in the AIRIS?/font> II High Performance Premium Open MRI system. The AIRIS?/font> II High Performance Premium Open MRI system is open on all sides making it airy, bright, and OPEN which eliminates the anxiety associated with being inside the "tube" of a dark, noisy, and narrow, closed MRI system. You should not have that "closed-in" feeling. In addition, the openness allows a friend or family member to sit with you, even hold your hand.

A doctor and patient have a conversation about the AIRIS?II Open MRI system and the proceedure.The AIRIS?font color="#000000"> II High Performance Premium Open MRI system uses a newly designed patient gantry which is much more spacious and comfortable. No longer do you have to squeeze inside a narrow tunnel to get the high quality MRI pictures your doctor needs.

The images from the AIRIS?/font> II High Performance Premium Open MRI system are comparable to, if not better than, images from a closed MRI system. When open MRI systems were new, about 23 years ago, there were some problems with the quality of the images being produced. But new state-of-the-art technology has dramatically improved the quality. The Hitachi AIRIS?/font> II High Performance Premium Open MRI system is far superior to the older open MRI systems of just a few years ago.

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