Canon U.S.A. to Showcase Patient-Focused Solutions at RSNA 2012

  Canon U.S.A. to Showcase Patient-Focused Solutions at RSNA 2012

Devices offer mobility, flexibility and image-quality to support practitioners
                     and the evolving healthcare industry

RSNA 2012

Business Wire

CHICAGO -- November 20, 2012

With a focus on patient solutions, Canon U.S.A., a leader in digital imaging
solutions, will feature a full line-up of digital radiography (DR) devices at
the 2012 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Annual Meeting on
November 25-30 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Canon will highlight its
cost-effective devices that offer flexibility, mobility, high-quality imaging
and robust workflow solutions for high volume centers.

“Now, more than ever, it is vital for practitioners  to maintain a
patient-focused practice by providing quality care and maintaining efficient
office workflows,” said Tsuneo Imai, senior director and general manager,
Healthcare Solutions Division, Business Imaging Solutions Group, Canon U.S.A.
“At RSNA 2012, Canon will demonstrate a variety of solutions designed to help
practitioners offer outstanding services with solutions that can be customized
to their individual needs. Whether it is a complete new system or integrating
Canon’s high-quality DR technology into existing solutions, clients can
upgrade their practices despite the dramatic changes facing the healthcare

In Lakeside Hall, booth #1617, Canon U.S.A. will showcase a wide array of
solutions that can help practitioners deliver quality patient care through
devices that offer convenience, mobility, and imaging quality, and can help
practitioners establish efficient workflows:

Convenient Designs Offer Flexibility

Offering a highly versatile dual purpose imaging solution, the RadPRO^1
D2-50RF Dynamic Digital RF Imaging System provides exceptional image quality
for fluoroscopy and dynamic examinations. Depending on the image capture mode
and size, the CXDI-50RF Dynamic/ Static Flat Panel Detector has the ability to
take up to 30 frames per second (fps) for fluoroscopy imaging, while offering
static multi-frame radiographic imaging at up to 15 fps.

Portable Solutions for Streamlined Examinations

For a streamlined approach to digital radiography, the RadPRO 40kW Digital
Mobile System can be outfitted with a variety of Canon DR devices, including
the CXDI-70C Wireless DR System. Weighing 7.5 pounds, the durable Canon
CXDI-70C Wireless DR system is easy to handle and produces high-resolution
images as a result of a pixel pitch of just 125 microns. In addition, the DR
system incorporates a Cesium Iodide (CsI) scintillator, helping to reduce
patient X-ray exposure. With the use of a custom tray (which is sold
separately), the CXDI-80C Wireless DR System is compatible with most Neonatal
Intensive Care Unit (NICU) beds, incubators and warmers without any

Superb Imaging Quality for Enhanced Patient Care

With high-quality image sensors, Canon Digital Radiography detectors provide
excellent diagnostic images as a result of a pixel pitch of 125 microns, and
the detectors with CsI scintillators result in minimal patient X-ray exposure.
Ideal for various diagnostic imaging areas and radiology rooms, these Digital
Radiography systems are exceptionally versatile, portable and easy to install.

Exceptional Devices for Efficient Management of High-Volume Centers

The RadPRO ELITE Overhead/Ceiling Mounted Radiography System offers three
robust radiographic configurations that allow for easy, efficient exams needed
by today's high-volume imaging departments. Equipped with a high-frequency
generator, four-way float table, chest unit and overhead X-ray support, this
system offers precise positioning with speed and effortless movements. This
system can also be outfitted with a variety of Canon Wireless DR Systems,
including the CXDI-70C Wireless, CXDI-501C and CXDI-401C DR systems.

In addition to these devices, Canon will also feature a variety of the
Company’s flat-panel digital radiography detectors, including:

  *Canon CXDI-80C Wireless Digital Radiography Detector
  *Canon CXDI-70C Wireless Digital Radiography Detector
  *Canon CXDI-55C and CXDI-55G Digital Radiography Detectors
  *Canon CXDI-50RF Dynamic/Static Digital Radiography Detector
  *Canon CXDI-501C and CXDI-501G Digital Radiography Detectors
  *Canon CXDI-401C, CXDI-401G, CXDI-401C COMPACT and CXDI-401G COMPACT
    Digital Radiography Detectors

For more information about radiology solutions from Canon, visit

About Canon U.S.A., Inc.

Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business,
and industrial digital imaging solutions. With approximately $45.6 billion in
global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall
in U.S. patents registered in 2011† and is one of Fortune Magazine's World’s
Most Admired Companies in 2012. In 2012, Canon U.S.A. has received the Readers’ Choice Award for Service and Reliability in the digital
camera and printer categories for the ninth consecutive year, and for
camcorders for the past two years. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest
level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based
consumer service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon
U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental
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†Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark

Specifications subject to change without notice.

All referenced product names, and other marks, are trademarks of their
respective owners.

^1All products sold under the RadPRO brand are products of Virtual Imaging,
Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc.


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