CHICAGO and ORLANDO, Florida, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
New Generation of the Ziehm Vision RFD Offers Lower-Cost Imaging Option for Hybrid ORs
Ziehm Imaging has launched a new generation of the Ziehm Vision RFD mobile C-arm. Offering outstanding imaging and a liquid cooling system which allows it to be used over an almost unlimited period of time, the new version is an attractive choice for hybrid ORs. Thanks to its mobility and significantly lower investment costs, the Ziehm Vision RFD hybrid edition is a reliable alternative to fixed installations in hybrid ORs, especially for hospitals with space and budgetary constraints. Combining the Ziehm Vision RFD with the SmartVascular software, the manufacturer offers the perfect bundle for vascular surgery.
High-quality imaging for interventional surgery
Complex procedures in cardiovascular surgery or cardiology can only be carried out in conjunction with reliable, high-resolution intraoperative imaging. The hybrid edition features innovative flat-panel technology and delivers distortion-free images with over 16,000 shades of gray and a resolution of 1.5k x 1.5k pixels. The detector is not affected by magnetic fields so it also produces distortion-free, detail-rich images when close to MR scanners. The square display format creates a significantly larger visible area with up to 60 percent more information per X-ray than conventional image intensifiers.
The high-power hybrid edition from Ziehm Imaging is tailored
exactly to hybrid OR requirements. The compact, 20 kW monoblock
generator with a rotating anode guarantees a variable pulse width
between 4 and 50 ms for crystal-clear images. With up to 25 images
per second, the hybrid edition also produces high-quality X-rays of
moving objects such as a beating heart. Its active liquid cooling
system (Advanced Active Cooling) keeps the operating temperature
steady, preventing th
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