Canon Medical Systems USA

For Imaging Technologists

Courses for Imaging Technologists on the most effective operation of medical imaging equipment and about current trends in healthcare as it affects the practice of medical imaging. Many of these courses provide CE credit to help technologists fulfill their continuing education requirements.

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  • Noise Reduction Tools: Saving Dose QDS & Boost3D
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    Noise Reduction Tools: Saving Dose QDS & Boost3D

    • CTM 4004
    • Course Type: Document

    Concerns about the risk associated with radiation exposure in CT has increased. To decrease noise and improve image quality without increasing dose or sacrificing spatial resolution, Canon offers two sophisticated noise reduction algorithms, Quantum Denoising Software and Boost3D, which improves signal to noise characteristics without increasing mA.

  • Radiation Dose Reduction - Physics of CT Dose
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    Radiation Dose Reduction - Physics of CT Dose

    • CTM 4007
    • Course Type: Document

    The clinical utility of CT has increased creating an awareness of the potential risks from radiation dose. This article will highlight on the clinical benefits gained from CT with the potential risk of radiation exposure, factors that contribute to CT dose, how dose levels are estimated and the ALARA ("As Low As Reasonably Achievable") principles.

  • SURE Exposure Low Dose Diagnostic Image Quality
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    SURE Exposure Low Dose Diagnostic Image Quality

    • CTM 4008
    • Course Type: Document

    The ultimate goal of CT technology is to create the best diagnostic image quality while minimizing radiation dose to the patient. One of the key technologies that Canon has developed to achieve this goal is SURE Exposure dose reduction tool. This article will highlight the features and benefits of SURE Exposure.

  • SURE Exposure Low Dose Diagnostic Image Quality 2012
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    SURE Exposure Low Dose Diagnostic Image Quality 2012

    • CTM 4009
    • Course Type: Document

    Document discussing SURE Exposure Low Dose Diagnostic Image Quality.

  • Ultra Helical and AIDR
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    Ultra Helical and AIDR

    • CTM 4010
    • Course Type: Document

    Document discussing the use of AIDR with ultra helical protocols.