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Surprising MRI quality at reasonable price with low running cost

Best Practice
Mahajan, Harsh, M.D. Mahajan Imaging • India

Combining economic soundness and clinical performance in MRI with Prodiva 1.5T

When choosing the Ingenia Prodiva 1.5T scanner for two of his practices in relatively smaller hospitals (<200 beds), Dr. Harsh Mahajan had to find a balance between having state-of-the-art, future-proof imaging capabilities, and spending only a reasonable amount of money.

After about a year of operation, Dr. Mahajan is highly satisfied with the Prodiva system, which not only brought savings in installation and running cost, but also excellent clinical capabilities.



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Surprising MRI quality at reasonable price with low running cost


In this article, Dr. Mahajan talks about:

  • Versatility coupled with cost savings
  • Proven digital technology and high-end applications
  • Realized cost saving with Prodiva installation
  • Long-term cost control with Prodiva
  • Flexible coils eliminate restrictions in coil orientation
  • Decreased patient set-up time
  • Robust imaging even in presence of motion, metal or fat
  • Patients can appreciate the effect of Prodiva features on comfort
  • Technologists can perform advanced imaging techniques with Prodiva
  • Enhanced clinical capabilities with a robust return on investment

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Summary of Mahajan Imaging experience with Ingenia Prodiva 1.5T: 
  • State-of-the-art imaging capabilities at reasonable price
  • About 50,000 USD saved on installation as no wall, floor or ceiling reconstruction needed
  • Compact Prodiva only needs small space
  • High uptime and low running cost (low power consumption)
  • Great coil performance and flexibility, so dedicated coils were not purchased
  • Simple to use, easy to learn
  • Reduced patient setup time
  • Powerful tools for robust imaging (reduction of motion and metal artifacts, uniform fat suppression)
  • High end advanced techniques available
  • Low acoustic noise benefits patients

Read the full FieldStrength article:

Surprising MRI quality at reasonable price with low running cost


Results from case studies are not predictive of results in other cases. Results in other cases may vary.

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