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March 27, 2017

High-Quality Imaging, Patient-Friendly Features and Efficient Throughput Enhance Patient Care at South County Orthopedic Specialists TUSTIN, Calif., March 27, 2017 ∅ Patients in need of MR imaging at South County Orthopedic Specialists can look forward to high-quality images and an enhanced experience with the recent installation of Toshiba Medical’s Vantage™ Elan 1.5T system. The full-service…


March 20, 2017

Outstanding Image Quality and Intuitive Ergonomics Help Improve Diagnostic Confidence and Patient Care TUSTIN, Calif., March 20, 2017 — Radiologists can now enjoy the crystal-clear images they need for fast and reliable musculoskeletal (MSK) diagnoses with Toshiba Medical’s premium Aplio™ i-series ultrasound platform. The Aplio i-series’ powerful performance expands the utility of ultrasound for MSK…


March 17, 2017

The Aplio i900 Delivers Fast, High Quality Images for Better Diagnostic Confidence TUSTIN, Calif., March 17, 2017 — Cardiologists can now access the advanced ultrasound imaging technology needed for fast and confident diagnoses with Toshiba Medical’s Aplio™ i900. The newly FDA-cleared system is the latest addition to the premium Aplio i-series ultrasound platform, helping to…


March 17, 2017

FIRST Helps Improve Image Quality and Reduce Dose TUSTIN, Calif., March 17, 2017 — Taking model-based iterative reconstruction (MBIR) beyond the research setting, Toshiba Medical will demonstrate its Forward projected model-based Iterative Reconstruction SoluTion (FIRST) for cardiac exams at this year’s American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2017 annual meeting in Washington, D.C., March 17–19, 2017…


March 8, 2017

UCI Study Seeks to Identify Precursors to CTE in High School Football Players with the Vantage Galan 3T   TUSTIN, Calif., March 8, 2017 — Researchers at the University of California, Irvine now have access to Toshiba Medical’s most advanced MR technology for their cutting edge neurology work investigating cerebral microbleeds (CMB) in high school…


March 6, 2017

The PM Only Service Agreement Maximizes System Performance and Fulfills CMS Directive and TJC Guidelines TUSTIN, Calif., March 6, 2017 — To ensure imaging systems are operating safely and at optimum performance with appropriate and preventative maintenance, Toshiba Medical introduces its customized PM Only Service Agreement to customers. The PM Only Service Agreement allows providers…


February 27, 2017

Ninth Annual Program Grant Total Reaches $555,000; 57 Grants TUSTIN, Calif., Feb. 27, 2017 — Seven leading healthcare providers will be able to fund education and training programs to improve the patient experience and safety in diagnostic imaging, thanks to the ninth annual 2016 Putting Patients First grants. AHRA: The Association for Medical Imaging Management…


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…