New Breath for the Avignonnaise Radiology

Twenty years ago, during the construction of the Henri Duffaut Hospital in the community of Avignon, on the banks of the Durance, we transferred our radiology service at the Hospital St. Marthe (today the University Centre of Avignon, classified as a historical monument by the government) to the first floor of the new hospital. Over the years, our service has been restructured and adapted to the needs of our 980-bed establishment which serves an area with about 600,000 residents. Our radiology service has the following


- 5 radiology rooms (two for pediatrics, two for

adults and one for emergencies)

- 3 ultrasound examination rooms

- 1 digital mammography system

- 2 whole-body CT scanners

- 1 MRI (1.5T)

- 1 dedicated general vascular angiographic room.

Centre Hospitalier Henri Duffaut, Avignon
Centre Hospitalier Henri Duffaut, Avignon

This article was first published in the VISIONS, issue 6/2004, a publication of Toshiba Medical Systems


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