FUJIFILM TO SHOWCASE INNOVATIVE POINT-OF-CARE ULTRASOUND PORTFOLIO AT CHEST 2017
BOTHELL, WA., October 27, 2017 (Booth #405) – FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc., specialists in developing cutting-edge ultrasound solutions and providing world-leading education to enable point-of-care visualization access, will present its innovative portfolio of ultrasound solutions and highlight product features and upgrades at the American College of Chest Physicians Annual Meeting (CHEST), October 28 – November 1 in Toronto, Canada.
“Helping to improve patient care, efficiency of procedures, and reduce complications, point-of-care ultrasound may be used for a variety of diagnostic and procedural guidance applications,” said Diku Mandavia, MD, FACEP, FRCPC, chief medical officer and senior vice president, FUJIFILM SonoSite Inc. and FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. “With a complete portfolio of point-of-care ultrasound systems and transducers, Fujifilm ensures point-of-care clinicians have the tools they need to provide the best possible care in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving environment.”
The following will be on exhibit and available for demonstration at booth #405 at CHEST:
The SonoSite SII empowers efficiency through an intuitive, yet smart user interface that adapts to imaging needs. The system is portable and can be used across multiple hospital environments, including a zero footprint option for space constrained rooms. The SII is equipped with new patent-pending transducer technology, DirectClear, which elevates transducer performance with improved penetration and contrast resolution.
The SonoSite Edge II ultrasound system offers an enhanced imaging experience through industry-first transducer innovations like DirectClear and Armored Cable Technology. It features an interface that’s designed for ease of use to allow for intuitive access to frequently used functions like gain. A wide-angle display with an anti-reflection coating enables minimal adjustments during viewing. It is designed to be truly portable and used in the most rigorous environments.
The SonoSite X-Porte was developed to incorporate a breakthrough, proprietary beam-forming technology: XDI (Extreme Definition Imaging), created to reduce clutter and enhance image contrast. Its slender profile makes it easy to maneuver alongside beds and exam tables for point-of-care visualization and procedures. X-Porte was designed to have an intuitive touchscreen interface, real-time scan-along learning, and unmatched durability and reliability.
Visit Fujifilm SonoSite at booth #405 to learn more or to speak with a Fujifilm representative. For more information, please visit: www.sonosite.com.
FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc. is the innovator and world leader in bedside and point-of-care ultrasound, and an industry leader in ultra high-frequency micro-ultrasound technology. Headquartered near Seattle, the company has a global distribution network in over 100 countries. SonoSite’s portable, compact systems are expanding the use of ultrasound across the clinical spectrum by cost-effectively bringing high-performance ultrasound to the point of patient care. For more information, please visit: http://www.sonosite.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, 2017, the company had global revenues of $21.5 billion, at an exchange rate of 108 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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