Digital Radiography (DR)

Digital X-ray replaces the use of film or computed radiagraphy (CR) plates with a direct digital transfer of X-ray images into the PACS.

A Pott's fracture of the fibula, also called a spiral fracture. Patient Marilyn Fornell.

Figure 1. A bedside screen shot of a Carestream DRX mobile X-ray in the ED of the fractured fibula. 

Blog | Radiology Imaging | December 22, 2015 | Dave Fornell

While I write a lot about medical imaging technology and how new technology can and should work, it is not often...

Left, the first X-ray ever made of Roentgen's wife's hand in 1895. Right, a cone-beam CT 3-D reconstruction of a hand in 2015 using a new robotic digital radiography (DR) X-ray system.

Left, the first X-ray ever made of Roentgen's wife's hand in 1895. Right, a cone-beam CT 3-D reconstruction of a hand in 2015 using a new robotic digital radiography (DR) X-ray system. 

Blog | X-Ray | December 21, 2015

Being an avid student of history, I am always looking for parallels and comparisons in everything I see. For this...

Fujifilm, FDR Visionary Suite, DR room system, RSNA 2015
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | December 17, 2015

December 17, 2015 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. introduced the FDR Visionary Suite, a next-generation...

Fujifilm, FDR D-EVO GL, long-length DR detector, RSNA 2015
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | December 16, 2015

December 16, 2015 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. introduced the FDR D-EVO GL...

Siemens, Multitom Rax robotic X-ray system, RSNA 2015
Technology | X-Ray | December 16, 2015

December 16, 2015 — Siemens Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the...

Videos | Digital Radiography (DR) | December 14, 2015

Interview with Lori Webb, BAAS, RT, MD Buyline analyst, covering new technology introductions and trends in digital...

Videos | RSNA 2015 | December 11, 2015

ITN/DAIC Editor Dave Fornell shows his choices for some of the most innovative new imaging technologies on the expo...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Radiology Imaging | December 08, 2015

Discover how Philips is helping community hospitals maximize value in limited workspaces.

Videos | X-Ray | December 07, 2015

Researchers have developed software for the Microsoft Kinect gaming console that measures body part thickness and...

A comparison between Philips SkyFlow gridless chest radiograph and the same image with standard processing.

News | X-Ray | December 07, 2015

December 7, 2015 — Philips debuted SkyFlow, an X-ray imaging software that produces high-contrast images for all...

Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | December 04, 2015

December 4, 2015 — Viztek, a Konica Minolta company, unveiled the latest edition of its popular Overhead Tube Crane...

video game tracking for X-ray, RSNA
News | X-Ray | December 02, 2015

 

December 2, 2015 — Researchers have developed software for the Microsoft Kinect gaming console that...

Rayence, RSNA 2015, wireless flat panel detectors, XmaruView, RU-3000

Wireless 10x12" and 17x17" wireless flat panel detectors image courtesy of Rayence

Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 25, 2015

November 25, 2015 — Rayence announced that they will feature a new and enhanced line of products at this year’s...

News | RSNA 2015 | November 25, 2015

November 25, 2015 – Teledyne DALSA, a Teledyne Technologies company and global leader in digital X-Ray image sensing...

News | PACS Accessories | November 25, 2015

November 25, 2015 — Richardson Healthcare will be showcasing high-value solutions for the diagnostic imaging market...

Carestream, digital radiography upgrade, Pro Retrofit System

Image courtesy of Carestream Health

Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 25, 2015

November 25, 2015 — Carestream Health announced an affordable new retrofit system that allows small to mid-size...

Agfa Healthcare, DR 400, RSNA 2015, floor mounted DR X-ray

Image courtesy of Agfa Healthcare

Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 24, 2015

November 24, 2015 — Agfa HealthCare is showcasing the workflow and productivity benefits of its DR 400...

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 24, 2015

Carestream continues to expand its DR...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 24, 2015

The DRX Plus 3543 Detector is faster, lighter and more reliable, as compared to the DRX-1 Detectors, and is IPX37...

Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 22, 2015

November 22, 2015 — Visaris Americas announced it has received 510(k) U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...