Shimadzu Review Vol.76[3・4](2019)
Medical Imaging Technologies


Development of the SONIALVISIONTM G4 LX Edition

by Tasuku Saito1Yoshinori Yamashita1Eiichi Shintani1Masahiro Tanaka1Junya Yamamoto1Shuichi Inomata1Yoshihiro Atsumi1Takahiro Miyajima1Toma Hirai1Jun Sakuma1Tomomi Watari1Miyu Muto1and Yoshiyuki Harada 1

Shimadzu Review 76[3・4] (2019.12)


Shimadzu has released the SONIALVISION G4, an R/F system equipped with a large field of view FPD(Flat Panel Detector). The SONIALVISION G4 LX edition is now equipped with the following new functions. 

  1. New image processing engine that further reduces the exposure during fluoroscopy and provides high image quality
  2. 1.8 m SID type R/F table enabling chest and abdomen radiography in the standing position
  3. Wireless FPD improves the workflow for general radiography study

Keywords: R/F table, Flat panel detector, FPD, Image processing 

1Research and Development Department, Medical Systems Division, Shimadzu Corporation, Kyoto, Japan

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