Technology | March 18, 2015

SST Group to Distribute MPTronic’s RDM Dose Monitor in U.S. and Canada

Device gives medical professionals greater control of dose, access to patient’s dose history

MPTronic, SST Group, RDM, Radiation Dosage Monitor

Image courtesy of MPTronic

March 18, 2015 — SST Group Inc. announced a partnership with MPTronic to become the exclusive distributor in the United States and Canada for MPTronic's RDM (Radiation Dosage Monitor). The RDM solution is designed to collect, control, analyze and optimize radiation doses delivered to patients during medical imaging examinations. RDM is compatible with various types of imaging modalities from all manufacturers. The RDM utilizes DACS (Dose Archive and Communication System) to store and manage radiation dose data for patient's current and historical procedures and provides medical professionals complete control of the dose.

Thanks to its intuitive browser-based user interface, multiple control screens can be deployed without additional cost. The RDM allows the medical professional to stay in control at all times, providing instant access to a patient's dose history and real-time monitoring and alerts.

For more information: www.sstgroup-inc.com, www.mptronic.com

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