News | Digital Radiography (DR) | June 20, 2017

Carestream Showing New Mobile X-ray System With Carbon Nanotube Technology at AHRA

DRX-Revolution Nano mobile X-ray system will offer reduced size and weight

Carestream Showing New Mobile X-ray System With Carbon Nanotube Technology at AHRA

June 20, 2017 — Carestream Health will show the DRX-Revolution Nano Mobile X-ray system, which pending U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance at the upcoming Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) conference, July 9-12 in Anaheim, Calif. The new system will use carbon nanotube technology to deliver significantly reduced size and weight when compared to existing mobile X-ray systems.

The DRX-Revolution Nano system will use carbon nanotube technology in a lighter weight, non-motorized system that will be easy to move and position, even in cramped critical care areas. The new system is designed to include:

  • Carbon nanotube technology and an advanced lithium iron phosphate battery that contribute to longer life and a weight of approximately 200 pounds;
  • A sleek design with enhanced visibility both over and around the system;
  • A compact footprint that will make it easy to maneuver and position in tight spaces; and
  • Independent controls of the diaphragm without moving the tubehead.

The company also will showcase:

  • Its ability to assist facilities that are transitioning from computed radiography (CR) to digital radiography (DR) with a comprehensive portfolio of mobile and room-based DR systems and retrofit capabilities;
  • The Carestream Touch Ultrasound System that maximizes image quality and offers an ergonomic design; and
  • The Carestream OnSight 3D Extremity System that uses cone beam computed tomography (CT) technology to capture 3-D weight-bearing extremity images.

Carestream also will spotlight the addition of imaging analytics software to its Carestream Clinical Collaboration Platform that can improve early detection rates for many conditions. For example, this software can calculate liver density from a CT chest or abdomen study to detect a fatty liver; identify emphysema by detecting levels of trapped air in the lungs from a non-contrast CT chest study; and determine levels of coronary calcium from non-contrast CT chest studies in addition to assessing bone density.

For more information: www.carestream.com

Related Content

News | Cardiac PACS | November 22, 2017
Lumedx Corp. will present the latest in cardiovascular (CV) imaging, data management and next-generation analytics...
Diagnostic Centers of America Selects Intelerad's Medical Imaging Platform
News | PACS | November 22, 2017
November 22, 2017 — Intelerad Medical Systems announced that Diagnostic Centers of America (DCA) has selected Inteler
Carestream Receives Vizient Innovative Technology Designation for Touch Prime Ultrasound Systems
News | Ultrasound Imaging | November 22, 2017
Carestream Health announced its Carestream Touch Prime Ultrasound Systems have received a 2017 Innovative Technology...
Paxeramed Demonstrates Patient-Centric Image Sharing Platform at RSNA 2017
News | Mobile Devices | November 22, 2017
November 22, 2017 — Paxeramed will showcase its...
Agfa HealthCare Highlights Augmented Intelligence Partnerships at RSNA 2017
News | Enterprise Imaging | November 22, 2017
Augmented intelligence (also known as artificial intelligence, or AI) and machine learning are fueling innovations in...
Carestream Shows New Optional Advanced Metal Artifact Reduction for OnSight 3-D Extremity System
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 21, 2017
Carestream Health will demonstrate new optional advanced metal artifact reduction software for its Carestream OnSight 3...
Hitachi Healthcare Americas Introduces SynergyDrive MRI Workflow Solution
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | November 21, 2017
November 21, 2017 — At the 2017 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting, Nov. 26-Dec.
Ambra Health Rolls Out New Features for Medical Image Exchange Platform
News | Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA) | November 20, 2017
Ambra Health announced that Atrius Health and Envision Radiology are among the latest leading providers to adopt Ambra...
RSNA 2017 technology review of key radiology technology updates.
Feature | RSNA 2017 | November 20, 2017 | Dave Fornell
Here is an aggregation of ITN content for all major radiology technology areas this past year.
RSNA 2016 FastPass lists products being shown at the RSNA Expo exhibit hall show floor.
Feature | RSNA 2017 | November 20, 2017
To help readers find out what vendors will be highlighting on the show floor at the 2017 Radiological Society of North...
Overlay Init