Toshiba Features Updates to CT and PET/CT

November 17, 2014

Toshiba will demonstrate safer CT solutions and patient-friendly updates to PET/CT at RSNA 2014.

Toshiba will be showcasing at RSNA 2014 safer CT solutions and patient-friendly PET/CT.

Toshiba will demonstrate the software and hardware enhancements (some pending 510(k) clearance) to its Aquilion CT scanners. The Aquilion family will also feature new dynamic clinical applications that take advantage of wide detector CT technology and improve clinicians’ ability to accurately plan patient treatment, Toshiba announced.[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_crop","fid":"29568","attributes":{"alt":"Toshiba Aquilion ONE Vision CT","class":"media-image media-image-right","id":"media_crop_2053111538732","media_crop_h":"0","media_crop_image_style":"-1","media_crop_instance":"3063","media_crop_rotate":"0","media_crop_scale_h":"0","media_crop_scale_w":"0","media_crop_w":"0","media_crop_x":"0","media_crop_y":"0","style":"height: 293px; width: 440px; border-width: 0px; border-style: solid; margin: 1px; float: right;","title":"Toshiba Aquilion ONE Vision CT","typeof":"foaf:Image"}}]]

Toshiba will also showcase their Celesteion PET/CT system, which Toshiba claims delivers a more comfortable patient experience through the industry’s largest bore, widest field-of-view, dose reduction technology, and speedy imaging. The combination of high-performance PET and CT makes for a versatile system for all radiation and oncology imaging needs, including tumor detection, treatment evaluation, and CT simulation, Toshiba said.

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