MR safe label obtained for several Orfit products


Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is becoming increasingly important in radiation oncology. (earlier post: The increasing need and interest in MRI in radiation therapy).

To be MR safe, patient positioning and immobilization devices cannot contain materials that are electrically conductive or magnetic.

Orfit recently obtained the MR safe label for the following products so they can be used safely in an MRI environment:

For more information about our products, view them on the website or contact your local Orfit-distributor.

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