Carestream secures Health Canada license for Touch Prime and Touch Prime XE ultrasound systems

13 October 2016 (Last Updated October 13th, 2016 18:30)

US-based dental and medical imaging systems provider Carestream has obtained a Health Canada license for its Touch Prime and Touch Prime XE ultrasound systems.

US-based dental and medical imaging systems provider Carestream has obtained a Health Canada license for its Touch Prime and Touch Prime XE ultrasound systems.

Offering an all-touch user interface, compact profile, easy maneuverability and adjustable features, the Touch Ultrasound platform’s design is based upon recommendations by sonographers and ultrasound professionals across the world.

Swipe-and-go system activation configures the interface to each user’s preferences while a bar code reader cuts down key strokes to save time.

"Advanced computing power and our SynTek architecture deliver a simultaneous increase in frame rate, improved penetration and uniform focus throughout the field of view."

The glass console is easy to clean while wireless connectivity offers quick transfer of images and data to PACS, RIS or other systems.

Carestream worldwide marketing director for x-ray and ultrasound solutions Helen Titus said: “Our ultrasound systems provide exceptional image quality and streamline measurements to expedite clinician access to critical imaging information while boosting staff productivity.

“Advanced computing power and our SynTek architecture deliver a simultaneous increase in frame rate, improved penetration and uniform focus throughout the field of view.”

These systems come with sealed, all-touch control panel that combines the speed and flexibility of a soft user interface with the tactile feedback of traditional keys.

Etched marking for primary controls equips the user to locate key functions easily without looking away from the image display monitor.

Carestream offers specialised transducers for radiology, OB/GYN, musculoskeletal and vascular imaging.