Computed Radiography (CR)

Computed radiography (CR) is a digital replacement of conventional X-ray film that uses a flexible phosphor Imaging Plate to capture digital images.

Technology | July 17, 2007
The dosimetry option for the KODAK 2000RT CR Plus System allows physicists to perform a wide range of beam and IMRT...
Technology | July 09, 2007
The KODAK Point-of-Care CR-ITX 560 System is the first integrated digital medical imaging system featuring a portable...

This image of the pelvis and femur was obtained for post-op follow-up and shows the details of not only the bones but also the metal plates, rods and screws. The image was acquired on Siemens Medical Solutions' SOMATOM Sensation 64 with z-Sharp technology.

Feature | July 09, 2007 | Amy Ballard, MEd
Today patients present to the emergency department (ED) with a slew of complaints and injuries ranging from a chronic...
News | June 10, 2007
June 7, 2007 - FUJIFILM Medical Systems USA Inc. announced the availability of the XG2000 digital x-ray system designed...
News | June 10, 2007
June 11, 2007 - Fujifilm Medical Systems USA introduced at SIIM 2007 the new XG2000, a computed radiography (CR) system...
Technology | April 09, 2007
Kodak Weds Digital Oncology, Imaging, IT Systems The KODAK 2000RT CR Plus System is an all-in-one CR system for portal...
News | March 06, 2007
March 7, 2007 - Kodak recently announced it has obtained Health Canada approval for its DirectView CR computed...

The level of detail CT scans provide, such as those produced by the Aquilion 64, can lead to faster, more accurate diagnoses.

Feature | February 25, 2007 | Maureen Leahy
Today’s busy emergency departments have an arsenal of imaging tools at their disposal when triaging and diagnosing...
News | February 20, 2007
February 21, 2007 – Allpro Imaging recently introduced the ScanX 14 In-Counter computed radiography system that can be...
News | February 05, 2007
Feb. 6, 2007 - Respironics Inc. announced today the launch of EverFlo, its five-liter, stationary oxygen concentrator...
News | February 05, 2007
February 6, 2007 - Viztek Imaging, a health care IT and hardware company, and Del Medical Imaging Corp. announced today...
News | January 09, 2007
Jan. 10, 2007 - In a webcast hosted this morning, Kevin Hobert, president of the Eastman Kodak Health Group, and Robert...
News | January 09, 2007
Jan. 10, 2007 - The growth in U.S. healthcare spending has declined to its slowest rate since 1999, largely because of...
News | January 09, 2007
January 9, 2007 - Konica Minolta Medical Imaging announced that it has been awarded contract positions with...
News | January 07, 2007
Jan. 8, 2007 - Behind the scenes of last week’s thrilling overtime win by Boise State over the Oklahoma Sooners in the...
News | December 27, 2006
Agfa HealthCare recently signed a new $35 million a year, dual-source contract with Premier Purchasing Partners L.P....
News | December 18, 2006
Eastman Kodak Company announced today that it has filed its submission with Health Canada for approval of its computed...
Technology | December 03, 2006
The iCR7200 Dual Bay CR from iCRco is designed to scan phosphor screens (CR plates) using patented technology, and is...
Technology | November 29, 2006
Agfa HealthCare's CR 30-X is a tabletop computed radiography solution. The compact digitizer offers comparable...
Technology | November 29, 2006
Konica Minolta Medical Imaging USA Inc.' s Regius 110 Nano CR uses a rigid-plate design to extend the life of the...