The heat exchanger on a Toshiba Aquilion CT plays a crucial role in the overall function of the scanner. Just like the radiator and engine in your car, the heat exchanger keeps the x-ray tube cool. If defective, then the system is unable to perform scans–the engine, so to speak, won’t run.
So how do you know if your heat exchanger is defective?
Our in-house Philips training and support engineer, Chris Rinehart, shares his expertise from 18 years in the field on how to ensure Philips Brilliance and Ingenuity systems are performing at their maximum potential.
“At all costs,” says Rinehart, “we want to avoid a misdiagnosis due to an imperfect image. One of the best ways to avoid issues and maintain the highest image quality is the Quick IQ Check.”