The cost of living: tracing the supply chain for superconductors in MRI machines

Pantalony, David
August 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/9/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 11, pE762
Academic Journal
An essay is presented on supply chain for superconductors in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) machines. It offers information on the advances made in medical technologies in Canada's hospitals. It informs that 2005, the Canada Science and Technology Museum acquired a decommissioned Philips Gyroscan S15 ACS MRI machine from the Montreal Neurological Institute in Montréal, Quebec.


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