Fujifilm Presents Portable DR Solution for Equine Practices at 2013 AAEP Annual Convention

  Fujifilm Presents Portable DR Solution for Equine Practices at 2013 AAEP
  Annual Convention

Business Wire

STAMFORD, Conn. -- December 6, 2013

(Booth #615)-- FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of
diagnostic imaging products, will showcase a new Digital Radiography (DR)
system, the FDR-flex at the American Association of Equine Practitioners
(AAEP) in Nashville, Tenn. Fujifilm’s FDR-flex is a smart and portable DR
solution uniquely suited for equine and mixed animal practices because it is
lightweight, highly portable, wireless and uses any FDR D-EVO flat panel
detector.

“It’s exciting that we can offer a unique product that’s extremely compact and
battery-powered. With Fujifilm’s FDR-flex, veterinarians can work with any
x-ray machine as our panels automatically sense x-ray,” said Eddie Massetti,
manager, Distributor & OEM Sales, FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. “The
D-EVO panels require lower dose to penetrate and enable veterinarians to cut
their exposure times. We’ve seen reductions anywhere from 20% to 40%.”

The FDR-flex features Fujifilm’s FDR D-EVO wireless flat panel detector with
exclusive Irradiated Side Sampling (ISS) technology and Dynamic Visualization
image processing that enhances sharpness while decreasing radiation dose. The
FDR-flex can instantly upgrade any analog portable, x-ray room or remote
location with exceptional image quality as it does not need any integration or
wires to the x-ray unit using Smart Switch technology. The 16 Ib. three piece
system consists of a wireless FDR D-EVO flat panel detector, FDX Console
workstation laptop and supporting communications box.

“Technology plays a key role in caring for our horses. In our ongoing efforts
to offer state-of-the-art service, we are pleased to announce our most recent
upgrade: Fujifilm’s FDR-flex,” Christopher B. Miller, DVM, Miller &
Associates. “With a portable X-ray unit, we can provide a confident diagnosis
at home or on the road; this is important and it allows us to provide the best
care available.”

The FDR-flex is available immediately through authorized Fujifilm dealers. For
more information, facilities can contact their local representative or visit
www.fujiprivatepractice.com.

About Fujifilm

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.
FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is headquartered in Stamford, CT. For
more information, please visit www.fujimed.com and www.fujifilmendoscopy.com.

FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, brings continuous innovation and
leading-edge products to a broad spectrum of industries, including electronic
imaging, digital printing equipment, medical systems, life sciences, graphic
arts, flat panel display materials, and office products, based on a vast
portfolio of digital, optical, fine chemical and thin film coating
technologies. The company was among the top 10 companies around the world
granted U.S. patents in 2012, and in the year ended March 31, 2013, had global
revenues of $26.7 billion*. Fujifilm is committed to environmental stewardship
and good corporate citizenship. For more information, please visit
www.fujifilmholdings.com.

* At an exchange rate of 83 yen to the dollar.

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Lauren Geloso, 914-789-8303
lgeloso@fujifilm.com
 
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