Technology | July 02, 2006

Fully Integrated Optical Navigation Platform

Combining a surgical C-arm and an optical 2-D/3-D navigation unit into a common platform, Siemens and BrainLAB introduced NaviVision. This new system allows more room for the operating room (OR) team and helps to facilitate workflow.
It is the first integrated optical navigation platform with automatic recording for surgery that is supported by an image receptor. Siemens’ family of mobile C-arms and BrainLAB’s optical 2-D/3-D navigation unit are combined, minimizing the space requirements of two medical systems. This helps provide the operator with great freedom of action at the OR table.
The system’s adjustable swivel arm can be fully sterilized and set in the horizontal or vertical direction. Its navigation screen can be attached directly to the C-arm’s workstation or directly to the OR table to meet the surgeon’s needs. WIth a touchscreen, the surgeon can easily operate the system’s monitor and switch between axial or lateral views. And the DICOM interface allows for easy documentation of image data.

Related Content

Image Diagnostics Unveils Uni Diagnost UD1 at American Urology Association Meeting
Technology | Interventional Radiology | May 24, 2017
Image Diagnostics Inc. (IDI) recently unveiled the Uni Diagnost, the first integrated multipurpose imaging table, light...
mobile c-arm, GE OEC Elite, foot surgery

Image courtesy of GE Healthcare

Feature | Mobile C-Arms | April 10, 2017 | By Jeff Zagoudis
With the demand for medical imaging growing exponentially and the prevalence of interventional procedures on the rise,...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Interventional Radiology | February 03, 2017
Discover GE Healthcare’s Interventional Image Guided Systems and find out how our latest technologies including the...
Whale Imaging, G-Arm Duo, mobile C-arm, FDA clearance, launch, RSNA 2017
Technology | Mobile C-Arms | January 09, 2017
January 9, 2017 — Whale Imaging Inc. announced U.S.
Biodex, Surgical C-Arm Table 840, image-guided fluoroscopy, RSNA 2016
Technology | Mobile C-Arms | December 19, 2016
Biodex Medical Systems Inc. recently announced the redesign and availability of the new Surgical C-Arm Table 840.
Ziehm Imaging, mobile C-arms, RSNA 2016, CMOS flat panel detectors
Technology | Mobile C-Arms | November 27, 2016
At the 2016 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting, Ziehm Imaging presents its latest generation...
GE Healthcare, OEC Elite MiniView mini C-arm
Technology | Mobile C-Arms | August 17, 2016
August 17, 2016 — GE Healthcare announced the release of the OEC Elite MiniView C-arm, a new imaging system designed
VirtaMed, ArthroS Hip Module, arthroscopic hip procedure simulator
Technology | Simulators | June 02, 2016
June 2, 2016 — VirtaMed introduced the ArthroS Hip Module at the EFORT Congress in Geneva, Switzerland, June 1-3.
Siemens, FDA approval, Cios mobile C-arms, Connect, Fusion, Select

Cios Fusion image courtesy of Siemens Healthcare

Technology | Mobile C-Arms | March 14, 2016
Siemens Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared three brand-new system models in...
Toshiba, Ziehm, partnership, fixed mobile C-arms

Image courtesy of Ziehm Imaging Inc.

Technology | Mobile C-Arms | December 15, 2015
Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. is now making mobile C-arms available to its customers in the United States...
Overlay Init