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.

News | December 13, 2010
December 14, 2010 — A new line of compact computed radiography (CR) scanners, introduced at RSNA 2010, can be easily...
News | November 18, 2010
November 19, 2010 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given final approval for the Directview computed...

Jeff Callendar, RTR, talks with Robin Wible, CNMT, director of imaging at Memorial Hospital of York, Penn., about using the Carestream DRX-1 system.

Feature | November 10, 2010 | Cindy Huang
Hospitals everywhere are starting to convert from computed radiography (CR) to digital radiography (DR) in order to...
Feature | November 10, 2010 | Jeanne-Marie Phillips, HealthFlash Marketing Communications, and Steven Washer, MedView Media
With the approved but yet-to-be-well-defined healthcare plan, severe economic upheaval and changing regulations...
Technology | November 04, 2010
November 4, 2010 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared a high-resolution computed radiography (CR)...
Technology | October 27, 2010
October 27, 2010 – A new mammography system upgrade includes advanced imaging processing software and new premium...
News | October 26, 2010
October 26, 2010 – At RSNA 2010, Agfa HealthCare will showcase its latest solutions in digital radiography (DR). At...
Technology | October 26, 2010
The DX-M, by Agfa HealthCare, is a CR solution that can handle mammography, needle-based detector plates (NIP), and...
Technology | October 04, 2010
October 4, 2010 — A new tabletop computed radiography (CR) system is designed to provide rapid image access to help...
News | October 04, 2010
October 4, 2010 — Park Avenue Family Practice of Yonkers, N.Y., is adding a U-Arm digital radiography (DR) system to...
News | September 27, 2010
September 27, 2010 – A new lightweight, wireless and cassette-sized digital radiography system is available, with a...

The Carestream DRX system

News | September 20, 2010
September 20, 2010 — Emory Clark-Holder Clinic in LaGrange, Ga., is converting from radiographic film to a digital...
News | September 15, 2010
September 15, 2010 — PDQ Mobile X-Ray has expanded its PACS and image acquisition for its fleet of eight mobile X-ray...
News | September 08, 2010
September 7, 2010 — Carestream Health has acquired Quantum Medical Imaging LLC of Ronkonkoma, N.Y., a privately-held...
News | August 17, 2010
August 17, 2010 — DISC announced that as of August 1, 2010, Associated X-Ray Imaging Corp., Haverhill, MA is the new...
News | August 13, 2010
August 13, 2010 - A multi-year contract under the Veteran’s Administration's (VA) Defense Supply Center Philadelphia...
News | July 08, 2010
July 8, 2010 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. announced this week that the FCR XG5000 has secured the highest...

The Carestream DRX-1s wireless cassette-size DR detector, shown above and right, fits into an existing table or wall stand Bucky and is designed to enable cost-effective conversion from film or CR imaging systems to highly productive DR technology.

Feature | July 08, 2010 | Cristen Bolan
The explosion in diagnostic imaging studies in emergency departments (EDs) has led to the need for radiologists to...
News | June 29, 2010
June 29, 2010 – KLAS Medical Equipment Report has named Agfa HealthCare category leader for single plate computed...
News | June 24, 2010
Digital X-ray manufacturer iCRco has signed a distribution agreement with GE Healthcare, a unit of General Electric...