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Overview

Echelon delivers excellent image quality and RF fat saturation with workflow advantages in patient setup, motion compensation, and image processing. With the short-bore gantry and small footprint, Echelon offers a simple solution for customer’s upgrading or replacing equipment.

A staple of performance in many imaging centers, Echelon has established a long track record of operational reliability along with patient comfort and safety.

  • 1.5T superconducting magnet with high performing 33/150 gradients
  • 8 or 16 channel RF receiver with a wide range of coils
  • 50cm FOV in all axes

High quality, whole body imaging applications that matter most to your practice.


Advanced Features

 
GUARANTEED HOMOGENEITY


GUARANTEED HOMOGENEITY

Echelon a large highly uniform imaging volume - combined with Hitachi’s HOAST patient specific higher order shimming capability.

 
PATIENT COMFORT


PATIENT COMFORT

The large, high-capacity patient table comfortably supports a broad range of body types.

 
SITING


SITING

Echelon’s design attributes make it accommodating to existing facilities and easily planned into new construction.

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Echelon 1.5T Brochure

Echelon’s design combines high performance components that will expand the scope of your clinical capabilities and positions you to take advantage of emerging applications.

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Echelon 1.5T Product Data Sheet

The Echelon™ platform sets a high standard for fully-featured high performance 1.5T systems that meets the daily demands of MR imaging.

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MRI Acronym Guide

Universal sequence and application names

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Echelon 1.5T Vascular Imaging

The answer for vascular imaging challenges in every region of the body

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Echelon 1.5T HOAST Technology

HOAST (Higher Order Active Shim Technology) provides uniform RF fat saturation, outstanding large FOV capabilities, and excellent off-isocenter imaging.

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Echelon 1.5T TensorSuite

Diffusion Tensor imaging has been shown to be useful in delineating abnormalities in conditions ranging from cerebral infarction to demyelinating disease.

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Echelon 1.5T Fast Spin Echo Technology

Hitachi users can minimize bandwidth for increased SNR, or increase bandwidth to enable successful imaging when artifacts would normally preclude successful imaging.

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Echelon 1.5T RADAR Motion Free Imaging

RADAR™ is a method of collecting image information that compensates for motion artifacts to significantly improve image quality and expedite interpretation.

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Echelon 1.5T Contrast Free MRA Imaging

VASC-ASL is a method for performing high quality Magnetic Resonance Angiography (MRA) without the use of a contrast agent.

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Echelon 1.5T Blood Sensitive Imaging

Hitachi Echelon provides a non-contrast imaging solution that uses deoxygenated blood as a natural contrast agent.

White Paper

Echelon 1.5T Spectroscopy Application and Technology

Brain cancer case illustrates ease-of-use in solving diagnostic quandary.

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