News | November 06, 2008

Viztek to Roll Out New Portable DR at RSNA

November 5, 2008 - Viztek is introducing at RSNA 2008 a portable, digital radiography (DR) detector that enhances workflow and supports uniquely flexible positioning for a full range of exams.

The 14x17-in. portable DR unit integrates with most existing wall stands and table buckys without modification, while an affordable tool to enhance any radiology practice.

It reportedly delivers high quality images in as few as five seconds. The Viztek DR panel is enclosed in a durable, lightweight shock- and water-resistant casing that weighs only 8.6lbs. Viztek’s latest DR technology has the highest lp/mm at 3.6 with a 100 percent fill factor, supporting efficient collection of light and imaging from multiple exams. Additionally, the DR features a 14-bit a/d conversion for superb image quality.

Working with standard grids, the portable Viztek DR detector offers extremely flexible positioning and is capable of upright, tabletop and numerous special views. The detector, paired with Viztek’s enterprise-level Opal PACS, is an ideal, versatile solution for a full range of practices and medical specialties, including general imaging practices, imaging centers and orthopedic specialties. The combined DR and Opal PACS solution is designed to optimize workflow and firmly positions Viztek as the provider for complete radiology solutions.

The new DR detector will begin shipping in the first quarter of 2009.

For more informaton: www.viztek.com

Related Content

ContextVision Introduces AI-Powered Image Enhancement for Digital Radiography
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | November 09, 2018
With the integration of deep learning technology, ContextVision takes digital radiography to new levels with its latest...
Siemens Healthineers Announces FDA Clearance of Cios Spin Mobile 3D C-Arm
Technology | Mobile C-Arms | November 06, 2018
Siemens Healthineers announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of the Cios Spin, a new mobile C-...
IMRIS, Siemens Strengthen Collaboration in Hybrid OR Neurosurgical Market
News | Hybrid OR | October 24, 2018
IMRIS, Deerfield Imaging, in partnership with Siemens Healthineers, announced a strengthened collaboration to advance...
Osprey Medical and GE Healthcare Launch Acute Kidney Injury Educational Program
News | Angiography | September 25, 2018
September 21, 2018 — Osprey Medical announced a collaboration with GE Healthcare on Osprey’s Be Kind to Kidneys campa
Philips Showcases Integrated Solutions for Cardiovascular Care at TCT 2018
News | Cardiac Imaging | September 20, 2018
At the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) annual meeting, Sept. 21–25 in San Diego, Philips is showcasing...

Image courtesy of Siemens Healthineers

Feature | CT Angiography (CTA) | September 06, 2018 | Dave Fornell
There have been a few big, recent advancements in cardiac computed tomography angiography (CCTA) imaging technology....
HeartFlow Announces New Commercial Coverage With UnitedHealthcare
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 03, 2018
HeartFlow Inc. announced that UnitedHealthcare now covers the HeartFlow FFRct Analysis, extending access to their 45...
Post-Mortem CT Angiography Illuminates Causes of Death
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | June 25, 2018
Computed tomography (CT) angiography is a useful adjunct to autopsy that is likely to increase the quality of post-...
High Prevalence of Atherosclerosis Found in Lower Risk Patients
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | June 08, 2018
Whole-body magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) found a surprisingly high prevalence of atherosclerosis in people...
FAST Study Demonstrates High Diagnostic Accuracy of CAAS vFFR
Technology | Angiography | May 22, 2018
Pie Medical Imaging announced that clinical data on its CAAS vFFR (Cardiovascular Angiographic Analysis Systems for...