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Hitachi Medical Launches Open MRI In U.S., Japan Market Next

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

Executive Summary

An open-style magnetic resonance imaging scanner developed by Hitachi Medical has been ordered by a hospital in the U.S. The company also announced a plan to launch the device in Japan within the year. Compared to current MRIs where patients go through a narrow channel, the open devices are better for people with claustrophobia. (Click here for more - Japanese language



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