Canon U.S.A commemorates 12 years of digital radiography innovation at RSNA 2009


Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in medical imaging, will commemorate 12 years of Canon digital radiography innovation, and advanced portable and general digital radiography (DR) systems and solutions at the 2009 Radiological Society of North America Annual Meeting (RSNA 2009), November 29th – December 3rd.

Canon launched the CXDI-11, the first static-image DR system, 12 years ago. Since that time, Canon has introduced 12 generations of flat panel technology with a variety of products, including general DR sensors for use in upright stands, universal stands and imaging tables, as well as portable DR sensors.

"Since entering the digital radiography market 12 years ago, Canon has delivered ever-expanding technologies and capabilities into each generation of our DR solutions that continue to set new standards for innovation," said Tsuneo Imai, senior director and general manager, Medical Systems Division, Canon U.S.A. "Backed by the Company's strong optical and imaging heritage combined with its extensive investment in imaging research, Canon remains committed to advancing the field.