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January 30, 2017

Otawara, Tochigi, Jan. 30, 2017 – Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation (Toshiba Medical; headquarters: Otawara, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan; President: Toshio Takiguchi) has decided on a new company name, “Canon Medical Systems Corporation”. The new company name will be officially introduced around the beginning of 2018 after regulatory procedures with the pharmaceutical and medical equipment authorities of…


December 19, 2016

Otawara, Tochigi, Dec 19th, 2016 – As a result of the recent completion of the competition law process by Canon Inc. (Canon), Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation (Toshiba Medical) would like to announce that it has joined the Canon group as of today. As a Canon group company, Toshiba Medical will build a synergistic relationship based on…


December 12, 2016

Immersive Virtual Experience Inside the Bore Helps Clinicians Put Patients at Ease TUSTIN, Calif., Dec. 12, 2016 – Patients undergoing MR exams will find a relaxing environment with Toshiba Medical’s new MR Theater. Creating an immersive virtual experience for patients, the new MR Theater gives patients a visual focal point to distract them from the…


December 1, 2016

CHICAGO, Dec. 1, 2016 – Clinicians can now more easily keep pace with new technology and deliver improved patient care with advancements to Toshiba Medical’s educational offerings. The new tools and enhancements customize the education process and offer easy, affordable access to the industry’s best set of resources and accreditation opportunities. Toshiba Medical Partners with…


November 30, 2016

Xario 100 Platinum Adapts to Numerous Clinical Settings for Fast, Reliable Ultrasound Imaging CHICAGO, Nov. 30, 2016 – Giving hospitals and imaging centers of any size the clinical benefits of high quality ultrasound technology within a cost-effective, easy-to-use system, Toshiba Medical is launching the XarioTM 100 Platinum Series. The entry-level ultrasound solution offers healthcare providers…


November 30, 2016

Powerful 50-kW Generator Provides High Quality Image CHICAGO, Nov. 30, 2016 – Patients at Community Hospital in Tallassee, Alabama now have access to safer, high-quality CT imaging with Toshiba Medical’s AquilionTM Lightning CT system. Community Hospital is the first healthcare provider in the United States to install the Aquilion Lightning with a new, more powerful…


November 29, 2016

Xario 200 Platinum Delivers the Clinical Utility of High-End Ultrasound Systems to a Wide Range of Exams with SMI CHICAGO, Nov. 29, 2016 – Combining the clinical benefits of high-end ultrasound technology with user-friendly features in a small footprint, Toshiba Medical is introducing the XarioTM 200 Platinum Series. The compact premium ultrasound system enhances workflow…


November 29, 2016

New Aquilion ONE / GENESIS Edition CT Acquired by NIH TUSTIN, Calif., Nov. 29, 2016 – For nearly a decade, Toshiba Medical has led the diagnostic imaging industry in area detector CT technology and is marking a major milestone with the 1,200th AquilionTM ONE area detector CT system shipped worldwide. From offering providers the world’s…


November 28, 2016

The Vantage Titan / cS Edition Receives FDA Clearance CHICAGO, Nov. 28, 2016 – Presenting significant improvements to cardiac MR imaging, Toshiba Medical’s Vantage Titan™ 1.5T / cS Edition with M-Power™ V3.6 software has received FDA clearance. The new system retains all the patient-friendly features of the Vantage Titan 1.5T MR with added technology to…


November 28, 2016

FIRST Technology Improves Image Quality and Lowers Dose for Safer Exams CHICAGO, Nov. 28, 2016 – Model-based iterative reconstruction is now fast enough for customers’ clinical needs as Toshiba Medical’s Forward projected model-based Iterative Reconstruction SoluTion (FIRST) received FDA clearance. FIRST improves high contrast spatial resolution while reducing radiation dose up to 85.3 percent as…