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BRIT Systems, Medic Vision Enter Agreement for U.S. Support of SafeCT Systems



5/1/2012 11:07:23 AM

DALLAS, TX and TIRAT CARMEL, ISRAEL--(Marketwire - May 01, 2012) -

BRIT Systems, Inc., and Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd., today announced an agreement for BRIT Systems to support U.S. installations of Medic Vision's SafeCT image enhancement system. SafeCT is a universal iterative image reconstruction add-on that delivers diagnostic images to studies acquired over a wide range of exposure parameters on any CT scanner. Its use allows providers to obtain low-noise, diagnostic-quality CT images for CT studies scanned with low-dose protocols.

Under the agreement, BRIT Systems will provide support for the growing SafeCT U.S. installed base. Medic Vision will continue to provide sales, training and installation.

"SafeCT has huge market potential as more hospitals and imaging practices adopt low-dose protocols. We are delighted to provide Medic Vision's customers with the excellent service and technical expertise for which BRIT Systems is known," said Shelly Fisher, President, BRIT Systems.

SafeCT utilizes Medic Vision's proprietary, patented iterative volumetric image reconstruction algorithms and is compatible with 4-slice to 256-slice CT systems from major manufacturers. SafeCT reduces noise in CT images, protecting scanners against obsolescence by eliminating the need for newer systems incorporating such functionality. A single SafeCT can simultaneously serve multiple scanners in different locations. Its use is virtually transparent to department workflow.

"We selected BRIT Systems to support the rapid growth of SafeCT installations in the U.S because of their proven track record in service and support," said Eyal Aharon, CEO of Medic Vision.

About BRIT Systems:

BRIT Systems is a technology company that provides custom, turn-key solutions for PACS, RIS, teleradiology, including ASP solutions, and digital reporting solutions. Founded in 1993 with the goal of providing affordable PACS based on standards, BRIT designs and deploys high-quality PACS/RIS based on the company's comprehensive understanding of radiology departments, medical imaging, networks, DICOM integration, security and highly available computer systems. BRIT is an employee-owned corporation headquartered in Dallas, Texas. More information can be found at www.brit.com.

About Medic Vision
Established in 2006 and based in Tirat Carmel, Israel, Medic Vision specializes in medical imaging solutions that utilize sophisticated proprietary algorithms for fast and precise image reconstruction. The company's FDA-approved SafeCT is a universal add-on solution compatible with all CT scanners, making it the only adequate image enhancement solution for the existing CT installed base. For further information visit www.medicvision.com.


BRIT Systems Contact:
Mary Beth Massat
Massat Media
224.578.2388
Email Contact

Medic Vision Contact:
Rochelle Nemrow
781.790.1139
Email Contact


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