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June 12, 2012
VeloCT Brings Latest Dose Reduction and Workflow Enhancements to Aquilion 32, 64 and CX
TUSTIN, Calif., June 12, 2012 – To enable hospitals to keep pace with the latest technological advances and offer better patient care and improved workflow while containing costs, Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc. announces the availability of VeloCT. This console upgrade includes new enhancements for patient safety, dose management and workflow for existing Aquilion™ 32, Aquilion 64 and Aquilion CX CT systems manufactured between 2006 and 2012.
The VeloCT console includes multiple dose reduction technologies and dose management tools, including:
In addition, the VeloCT console includes advanced hardware that enables accelerated workflow, improving clinical and operational capabilities.
“VeloCT is an example of Toshiba’s commitment to providing customers with advanced dose management tools and workflow solutions to make CT exams even safer,” said Tim Nicholson, senior manager, Market Development, CT Business Unit, Toshiba. “VeloCT helps customers plan for the future by upgrading today’s existing technology to meet the healthcare needs of tomorrow.”
About Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
With headquarters in Tustin, Calif., Toshiba America Medical Systems (TAMS) markets, sells, distributes and services diagnostic imaging systems, and coordinates clinical diagnostic imaging research for all modalities in the United States. For more information, visit the TAMS website at www.medical.toshiba.com.
About Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation
Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation is a leading worldwide provider of medical diagnostic imaging systems and comprehensive medical solutions, such as CT, X-ray and vascular, ultrasound, nuclear medicine and MRI systems, as well as information systems for medical institutions. Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation has been providing medical products for over 80 years. Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Toshiba.
Toshiba is a diversified manufacturer and marketer of advanced electronic and electrical products, spanning digital products, such as LCD TVs, notebook PCs and hard disc drives; electronic devices and components, such as semiconductors; social infrastructure systems, including power generation systems; and home appliances. Toshiba was founded in 1875, and today operates a global network of more than 490 companies, with 203,000 employees worldwide and annual sales surpassing 6.1 trillion yen (US$74 billion).