Sri Lanka to consider Agfa proposal for digital x-ray

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka will consider a proposal by Agfa NV of Belgium to set up digital x-ray systems for several state hospitals, the state information office said.

Sri Lanka’s cabinet of ministers had given the go ahead for the health ministry to seek and evaluate a detailed project proposal from Agfa to replace the existing analogue x-ray machine with digital systems.

The digital x-ray system will allow improved diagnostics, the statement said.