FUJIFILM PRESENTS LATEST INNOVATIONS IN MOBILE DIGITAL RADIOGRAPHY AT RSNA 2016
New FDR AQRO1 compact mobile DR debuts; FDR Go offers updated features.
Stamford, CT, November 22, 2016 (Booth #6713, North Building, Hall B) – FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of diagnostic imaging products and medical informatics solutions, will unveil FDR AQRO1, a complete digital radiography system that combines advanced dose-saving features in detector engineering with an ultra-lightweight point-of-care mini mobile cart. Fujifilm will also showcase its latest FDR Go mobile, which includes several new enhancements. The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting will be held November 27 – December 2, 2016 at McCormick Center in Chicago, Illinois.
“Once again, Fujifilm is revolutionizing the ease of access to mobile digital radiography,” said Rob Fabrizio, Director of Strategic Marketing, Digital X-ray and Women’s Health, FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc., “FDR AQRO combines all of Fujifilm’s proven advances in digital radiography into a compact integrated design providing easy access to digital imaging for dedicated, in department uses such as critical care, NICU, and private practices.”
FDR AQRO is a complete digital x-mobile x-ray system that combines all the elements necessary to maximize maneuverability, generate high-resolution images, and deliver low patient dose in a variety of point-of-care settings. The system offers the low dose acquisition capabilities of Fujifilm’s FDR D-EVO II, ISS and noise reduction circuitry, combined with Virtual Grid image processing software which allows acquisition of images without a physical grid —reducing dose techniques by as much as 50%2. FDR AQRO is equipped with an exclusive Fujifilm engineered mini generator, a compact tube head incorporated onto an ultra-lightweight, durable mini mobile cart. Additional features include an integrated touchscreen and x-ray control panel that articulates and swivels for easy viewing from any angle and can run up to 12 hours on its lithium batteries or plugged into wall power. FDR AQRO also has Fujifilm’s Hydro AG antibacterial silver ion coating on its primary surfaces for enhanced protection against germs.
Fujifilm will also exhibit its latest FDR Go with updates for 2017. The FDR Go is a full-featured system in a compact design, and has been recognized for its smooth and speedy travel with the technologist throughout the hospital and on one of the world’s quietest and most agile mobile x-ray platforms. FDR Go integrates with both FDR D-EVO II and FDR D-EVO digital detectors and the full featured FDX Console easy-to-use workstation designed to simplify exams. The latest FDR Go includes new workstation software with automated keypad display, quick start, enhanced Virtual Grid (option) and Dynamic Visualization II3 image processing (option). Other new features include a larger 17” display, built in storage for wipes, detector bagging holder slot, a smart wake from standby and smart charging enhancements.
1 FDR AQRO will be made commercially available in the US upon receipt of FDA clearance.
2 Based on Fujifilm's performance testing and image quality evaluation results.
3 Dynamic Visualization II will be made commercially available in the US upon receipt of FDA clearance.
To register for a product demonstration at RSNA 2016 or to learn more about Fujifilm’s comprehensive digital x-ray portfolio, please visit: http://rsna.fujimed.com/.
FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is a leading provider of diagnostic imaging products and medical informatics solutions to meet the needs of healthcare facilities today and well into the future. From an unrivaled selection of digital x-ray systems, to the Synapse® brand of PACS, RIS and cardiovascular products, to advanced women’s health imaging systems, Fujifilm has products that are ideal for any size imaging environment. The Endoscopy Division of FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. supplies high quality, technologically advanced FUJINON brand endoscopes to the medical market. TeraMedica Division delivers healthcare informatics, and is the leading provider of vendor neutral, enterprise-wide solutions for unrestricted medical image management. FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is headquartered in Stamford, CT. For more information please visit www.fujifilmhealthcare.com and www.fujifilmendoscopy.com.
FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation, Tokyo, Japan brings continuous innovation and leading-edge products to a broad spectrum of industries, including: healthcare, with medical systems, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics; graphic systems; highly functional materials, such as flat panel display materials; optical devices, such as broadcast and cinema lenses; digital imaging; and document products. These are based on a vast portfolio of chemical, mechanical, optical, electronic, software and production technologies. In the year ended March 31, 2016, the company had global revenues of $22.1 billion, at an exchange rate of 112.54 yen to the dollar. Fujifilm is committed to environmental stewardship and good corporate citizenship. For more information, please visit: www.fujifilmholdings.com.
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