Most nuclear medicine cameras still utilize photomultiplier tubes (PMTs) and crystals. This technology remains the same. The real advances have been made within nuclear medicine acquisition and processing computers. There are multiple benefits to upgrading.
Before calling in a service worker to fix your nuclear medicine imaging equipment, try troubleshooting it yourself first. If the problem is a part of the computer system, poor image quality, a loss of system power, or unreliable ECG readings, you can try these tips.
Proactive and daily maintenance of nuclear medicine machines and information system software is key to keeping them functioning properly and efficiently. Quality control, cleanliness and updated software helps to prevent errors and system failures from happening.