Digital Radiography (DR)

Digital X-ray replaces the use of film or computed radiography (CR) plates with a direct digital transfer of X-ray images into the PACS. Digital radiography (DR) is the direct conversion of transmitted X-ray photons into a digital image using an array of solid-state detectors such as amorphous selenium or silicon, with computer processing and display of the image. DR X-ray systems are used for both fixed base room installations and mobile DR, or portable DR, systems that are wheeled between room for imaging exams. Here is a link to the portable DR systems product comparison chart. Here is a link to the DR Systems chart that includes fixed room based systems and retrofit systems to replace film and CR.

Sponsored Content | Videos | Digital Radiography (DR) | December 12, 2019
Vieworks to present NEW DR detectors, VIVIX-S V series. This is a strategic model that will open up a new era of...
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 30, 2019
December 1, 2019 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. will add three new digital X-ray suites – FDR Clinica U, FDR Clinica...
The FDR D-EVO III is Fujifilm's third-generation digital X-ray detector and is the first glass-free DR detector, making it lighter weight and more durable.  #RSNA19 #RSNA2019 #RSNA

The FDR D-EVO III is Fujifilm's third-generation digital X-ray detector and is the first glass-free DR detector, making it lighter weight and more durable.  

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 26, 2019
November 26, 2019 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. said it will preview its new FDR D-EVO III...
 Agfa RSNA
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 26, 2019
November 26, 2019 – At RSNA 2019, Agfa will showcase a powerful, user-driven...
Canon U.S.A., Inc. introduced the new CXDI-702C and CXDI-402C wireless detectors
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 25, 2019
November 25, 2019 – Canon U.S.A., Inc. introduced the new CXDI-702C and CXDI-402C wireless detectors. These new...
 Lunit INSIGHT CXR

A radiologist conducts an interpretation of a chest x-ray image with Lunit INSIGHT CXR analysis.

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 25, 2019
November 25, 2019 — Lunit announced the certification of CE mark for its most up-to...
 Dual Energy Bone Image

Dual Energy Bone Image (Photo: Business Wire)

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 22, 2019
November 22, 2019 — Carestream’s Dual-Energy imaging technology and its...
The Carestream DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray System provides fast, convenient digital radiography imaging for patients at the bedside, in the operating room, the intensive care unit or the emergency room
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 07, 2019
In response to customer feedback, Carestream has further developed the...
 Carestream Focus 35C Detector

Image courtesy of Carestream

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 06, 2019
November 6, 2019 — Carestream’s new Focus 35C Detector with Image Suite...
Carestream’s DT technology is an upgradable option on the DRX-Evolution Plus System

Carestream’s DT technology is an upgradable option on the DRX-Evolution Plus System.

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 04, 2019
November 4, 2019 – Carestream will introduce a three-dimensional extension of general radiography through its...
The FDR AQRO is a compact mobile digital X-ray system

The FDR AQRO is a compact mobile digital X-ray system.

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 30, 2019
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Siemens Healthineers earned FDA clearance in 2019 for the Mobilett Elara Max mobile X-ray system

Siemens Healthineers earned FDA clearance in 2019 for the Mobilett Elara Max mobile X-ray system.

Feature | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 30, 2019 | By Jeff Zagoudis
As medical imaging technology continues to advance, the evolution of...
Carestream's DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray System
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 28, 2019
October 28, 2019 — Carestream’s...
Carestream's Focus 35C digital radiography (DR) detector

The Focus 35C detector. Image courtesy of Carestream

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 22, 2019
Note: This story has been updated to reflect that the Focus 35C detector has now received U.S. Food and Drug...
The Revolution Apex intelligent computed tomography (CT) scanner

The Revolution Apex intelligent computed tomography (CT) scanner. Image courtesy of GE Healthcare.

News | RSNA | October 18, 2019
October 18, 2019 — At the 2019 annual meeting of the Radiological...
Siemens Healthineers Announces First U.S. Install of Multix Impact Digital Radiography System
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 18, 2019
October 18, 2019 — DHR Health in Edinburg, Texas, recently became the first healthcare facility in the United States to...
Chesapeake Regional Healthcare Adds Agfa DR 800 X-ray Room
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 16, 2019
October 16, 2019 — Agfa HealthCare announced the installation of its DR 800 multipurpose...
Dual energy soft tissue from Carestream
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 02, 2019
Carestream’s Dual-Energy feature (Pending FDA 510(k) clearance) delivers excellent image quality and optimal dose...