“The digital flat detector makes image acquisition much faster than CR cassettes. It is easy to use and enables flexible patient positioning.
The image quality is fabulous – the detail is very sharp, far better than any other equipment I have ever used.”6
Anna Cahalin, Radiographer,
Congleton Memorial Hospital, United Kingdom
Option, requires ClearRead Bone Suppression
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Macmahon, H. Use of Bone Suppression in Computer-Aided Detection for Chest Radiographs: Analysis of a new Scheme with High Sensitivity and Greatly Improved Specificity, RSNA Meeting presentation. November 2011
White CS, Flukinger T, Jeudy J, et al. Use of a computer aided detection system to detect missed lung cancer at chest radiography. Radiology. 2009 Jul;252(1):273-81.
The statements by Siemens' customers described herein are based on results that were achieved in the customer's unique setting. Since there is no "typical" hospital and many variables exist (e.g., hospital size, case mix, level of IT adoption) there can be no guarantee that other customers will achieve the same results.
Multix Fusion with fixed detector(s) is not commercially available in all countries. Due to regulatory reasons its future availability cannot be guaranteed. Please contact your local Siemens organization for further details.