Digirad

Poway,  CA 
United States
http://www.digirad.com
  • Booth: 917


Digirad Makes Healthcare Convenient

Digirad delivers convenient, effective, and efficient diagnostic solutions on an as needed, when needed, and where needed basis.

We set the gold standard in customer service, clinical outcomes, and patient satisfaction with diagnostic solutions that optimize imaging at the point of care. We were the first to design and commercialize solid-state detector technology for nuclear medicine, and continue to be a leader in the development, manufacture and distribution of gamma cameras for use in general nuclear medicine, cardiology, womens health, pediatrics and other applications.

We also provide a wide array of diagnostic services to private physician offices, integrated physician offices, clinics, healthcare systems and hospitals. With a current portfolio of programs including nuclear cardiology, ultrasound, echo, vascular, and neuropathy diagnostics, along with equipment rental and personnel staffing, we are the largest healthcare services company of our kind.

DMS Health, a Digirad Company, also provides healthcare providers with interim and mobile imaging services.  Available modalities include nuclear medicine, CT, PET/CT, MRI, ultrasound, mammography, and bone densitometry.

For healthcare facilities of all sizes, our imaging services, products, and support offer outstanding flexibility to improve performance, optimize outcomes, and enhance the patient experience.

Brands: Cardius 2XPO, Cardius 2MXPO, Cardius 3XPO, Cardius X-ACT, Ergo Imaging System, CorCam, QuantumCam


 Products

  • Ergo
    Solid-state, large field-of-view (LFOV) general purpose nuclear medicine imaging system (gamma camera)....

  • Ergo’s purpose is multi-purpose.

    The Ergo™ Imaging System is Digirad’s advanced solid-state large field-of-view (LFOV) general purpose nuclear medicine imaging system. The single-head gamma camera is compact, lightweight, portable, and is designed to offer maximum clinical versatility, convenience, and flexibility for performing nuclear medicine studies (planar, gated, and dynamic) in imaging centers, outpatient service centers, and a variety of hospital settings (general nuclear medicine department, ICU, CCU, ER, OR, pediatrics, trauma units, patient floors, ambulatory services, women’s health, research lab).

    Ergo™ Advantage:

    • SOLID STATE technology enables superior positional flexibility and high quality imaging.
    • VERSATILE  Its large field-of-view (12.2” x 15.6”) makes Ergo effective for a wide range of procedures.
    • PORTABLE  The lightweight design and portable base make it easy to take Ergo from room to room or into various departments.
    • PATIENT-FRIENDLY  A sleek, open design makes it convenient to image patients sitting up or lying down.
    • EFFECTIVE  Six easy-to-change, high-performance collimator options enable outstanding image contrast and clarity for a wide range of procedures.

    Overview

    We’re entering an era in nuclear medicine where we expect to be challenged like never before, to seek new ways to attain further improvements in quality, increase productivity, and reduce costs.

    While many companies are addressing these challenges with a philosophy that ‘Bigger is Better’, the Digirad Vision is geared toward making products that transcend the ordinary.  In line with this thinking, Digirad has developed powerful solid-state technology that has radically transformed nuclear camera design, substantially raising overall performance capabilities, and significantly lowering total lifecycle costs.

    The Digirad Ergo™ imager marks the beginning of a new genre of solid-state general purpose nuclear medicine cameras that expand utility and performance to a level that was not possible, until now.  The Ergo™ is all about expanded possibilities.

    LIGHTWEIGHT PORTABLE DESIGN

    The lightweight portable design and low profile wheelbase make it easy to maneuver the Ergo™ in the department, on patient floors and under nearly any patient bed or stretcher, maximizing the system's imaging utility and convenience.  With a narrow 29" width, it is possible to easily enter 30" doorways, turn in small hallways and maneuver around a patient's bed.

    COMPACT OPEN GANTRY DESIGN

    The Ergo’s sleek open gantry design makes it convenient and easy to image patients sitting up and lying on stretchers or beds. The openness of the system is very patient friendly and its compact lightweight portable design makes it possible to use the system in nearly any room or department. The system requires no special room renovations and only 110V/15A of power.

    VIRTUAL POSITIONAL FLEXIBILITY

    Clinical flexibility and efficiency is enhanced with multiple compound motions, a long 36" reach (detector parallel to floor) and, the portable base that affords an unlimited range of exciting new imaging possibilities in the department or on the floor. The detector has a thin 1⁄2" edge on two sides that optimizes performance for a number of special applications.

    BREAST IMAGING ACCESSORY OPTION

    The optional breast stabilization accessory combined with a thin 1⁄2” detector edge makes it possible to perform high quality molecular breast imaging (MBI) studies. The large FOV and high performance characteristics of the detectors enhance the outcomes of these procedures.

    CONVENIENT INTEGRATED STORAGE AREA

    An open storage area at the back of the camera provides a convenient space to store patient syringes and miscellaneous supplies. An optional removable storage carrier provides an additional (0.7 Cu. Ft / 19.6 liters) of storage capacity for carrying ancillary equipment or supplies during portable use.

    SWIVEL ACQUISITION + VIEWING WORKSTATION

    A laptop based acquisition workstation is mounted to a special swivel base making it possible to operate the system from either side of the camera. The operator control console provides comprehensive acquisition and viewing functionality, and supports Modality Worklist compatibility. A detachable hand control provides variable speed up/down detector motion and convenient start/stop acquisition functionality.

    QUICK DISCONNECT LATCH COLLIMATORS

    Six high performance collimator options (LEAP, LEHR, Pinhole, MEAP, Diverging, and MBI) provide the capability to provide outstanding imaging quality for a wide range of procedures for energy ranges from 50 to 350 keV. Quick release latch mechanisms and flip-up handles make changing collimators simple and fast. An optional collimator storage cart provides easy and convenient accessibility and storage for up to five collimators and one breast imaging accessory.

    LARGE-FIELD-OF-VIEW SOLID-STATE DETECTOR

    The large 12.2" x 15.6" FOV provides ideal utility for a wide range of procedures commonly performed in nuclear medicine or outside the department.

    Applications

    • Bone scans

    • Lung perfusion

    • Liver study

    • HIDA gallbladder

    • Gastric Emptying

    • GI Bleed

    • Brain Flow

    • Molecular Breast Imaging

    • 3 Phase Bone

    • Sentinel Node

    • Animal Studies

  • Cardius 2 XPO
    Advanced solid-state, dual head SPECT upright cardiac imaging system....

  • Flexible and full-featured

    The Digirad Cardius® 2 XPO SPECT imaging system delivers outstanding image quality and increased patient comfort with a compact, open design.

    Cardius® 2XPO Advantage:

    • Effective: Solid-state, flat panel detector technology optimizes results.
    • Compact: Can be used in rooms as small as 7’ x 8’.
    • Patient-centric: Enhanced comfort for obese or claustrophobic patients
    • Flexible: Available in mobile or fixed configuration.
    • Efficient: High quality diagnostic results while optimizing throughput.

    Overview

    Giving you more in nuclear cardiac imaging

    Who says you can’t have it all? At a time when medical services and practices are looking for ways to improve workflow and quality, Digirad’s Cardius® 2 XPO dedicated cardiac SPECT imaging system distinguishes itself from all other dual-head cameras with a compact, patient-friendly, open design featuring exclusive solid-state detectors and advanced cardiac software. The Cardius 2 XPO can easily be installed in rooms as small as 7 X 8 ft. and does not require anchoring to the floor, making it easy to relocate, if desired.

    Features

    ADAPTABLE FOR THE FUTURE

    The Cardius 2 XPO system offers flexibility in ways that might not be readily imagined, such as the ability to simply relocate the system to another office or room, if the need arises.

    The solid-state detectors’ high count rate performance offers the reserve capacity to meet the potential demands of proposed future radiopharmaceuticals and higher speed imaging techniques.

    OPEN AND UPRIGHT

    Solid-state technology offers a whole new range of possibilities for innovations in nuclear camera design due to the fact that it is lightweight, rugged and extremely compact. The Cardius 2 XPO system packs state-of-the-art imaging capabilities into a smaller footprint design that is more open than other systems. It’s why Cardius systems are more patient-friendly and enable imaging patients up to 500 lbs.

    The upright design makes patient ingress and egress easy. It also offers a significant clinical advantage as the upright position lowers the diaphragm, providing better separation between the heart and viscera, improving both clinical quality and physician confidence.

    HIGH-DEFINITION SOLID-STATE [HDSD] AND TRUACQ COUNT-BASED IMAGING

    Digirad’s high-definition solid-state detectors (HDSD) offer a number of distinct performance enhancements over conventional Anger (photomultiplier tube-based) detector systems.

    Solid-state detector heads are more compact, more rugged and conform better to typical patient body geometry. The XPO series features HDSD detectors that raise the standard in image quality, reliability and performance to a new level for the industry and the practice of nuclear cardiology.

    The XPO series pushes the envelope one step further with the introduction of another Digirad exclusive – TruACQ Count-Based Imaging™, the first and only “on the fly” count-based SPECT imaging technique that ensures consistent counts for every patient study...regardless of patient size, weight, or dose.

    FROM START TO FINISH

    Every action involving the patient, set-up and operation, data processing and handling, presentation of final clinical results and reporting... all are optimized on the Cardius 2 XPO.

    Digirad’s SeeQuanta™ advanced acquisition software makes performance of exams simple and efficient, while ensuring maximum consistency and quality for every patient study with less operative variability.

    SeeQuanta™ features:

    • AcqSmart™ workflow tools
    • TruACQ Count-Based Imaging™ acquisition
    • User-friendly modern interface
    • Persistence ROI drawing capability
    • Seamless database integration
    • Optional DICOM modality worklist

    EFFICIENT 2 HEAD DESIGN

    The Cardius 2 XPO imaging system is a leap forward over conventional cardiac imaging systems. Its modern dual- head solid-state architecture and cardiocentric imaging combine to deliver faster imaging and higher quality results.

  • Cardius X-ACT+
    X-ACT+ is a groundbreaking, solid-state cardiac SPECT/FAC (fluorescence x-ray attenuation correction) gamma camera with a triple-head design....

  • Digirad redefines nuclear imaging. Again.

    Why settle for lower specificity SPECT MPI approaches or the high costs of other imaging methods? Now you have a choice.

    The X-ACT+ is the world’s first and only SPECT MPI system that features:

    • Solid-state detectors

    • Rapid imaging detector geometry

    • Fully integrated low dose fluorescence x-ray attenuation correction

    • Advanced 3D-OSEM reconstruction techniques

    • Patient satisfying ergonomics

    TruACQ Count Based Imaging™

    OVERVIEW

    Digirad has taken the X-ACT camera to the next level with a complete redesign, new features and new benefits.

    X-ACT+ is a groundbreaking, SPECT/FAC (fluorescence x-ray attenuation correction) gamma camera that offers more accurate test results, less radiation dose to the patient, and does this while reducing the cost burden to the healthcare system.  With its optimized, solid-state, triple-head design, the X-ACT+ can complete emission and transmission data acquisitions without repositioning the patient.

    Setting the standard for SPECT MPI system performance.

    With its breakthrough technology, unrivaled precision, and unmatched performance, the X-ACT+ imaging system is not only tackling the industry’s challenges, it’s leading the way into a new era of nuclear cardiac imaging.

    THE X-ACT+ ADVANTAGE

    A new generation of imaging excellence.

    Uniquely designed for the modern healthcare market, the Digirad X-ACT+ delivers a new level of SPECT MPI imaging.  Powered by Digirad’s proprietary solid-state technology, X-ACT+ produces images with unparalleled clinical accuracy – all while lowering the radiation dose and improving patient ergonomics.

    High specificity

    Attenuation Correction of SPECT MPI studies results in higher specificity without a decline in overall sensitivity.  The significant improvements in normalcy rates means fewer needless coronary angiograms, resulting in lower overall cost burden to patients, payers, and healthcare systems, all while providing superior outcomes in clinical accuracy.

    Low dose

    Not only does X-ACT+ lower dose with its triple-head design and software enhancements, its fluorescence attenuation correction method affords high statistical precision with up to 1,000 times less patient radiation exposure than other CT-based AC approaches.

    Improved patient ergonomics

    The X-ACT+ improves upon Digirad’s revolutionary patient-friendly, open, and upright design.  The new design makes imaging easy for patients weighing up to 500 lbs.

    Attenuation correction

    The Cardius X-ACT+ imaging system makes it possible to perform cardiac SPECT/FAC studies by employing new low dose fluorescence attenuation correction techniques.

    FEATURES

    Rapid Imaging System

    The high efficiency, solid-state triple-head design with nSPEED™ 3D-OSEM reconstruction, and integrated attenuation correction reduces total imaging time.

    Personalized Count-Based Imaging

    Digirad's TruACQ™ parameters ensure 100% compliance with ASNC imaging guidelines for every patient, every time, regardless of patient size or injected dose.

    Elegance in Design

    The system's design positions the patient comfortably and perfectly for optimal cardio-centric imaging. The heart never leaves the field of view through emission and transmission, providing images free of truncation or attenuation artifacts.

    Innovative Solid-State Technology

    Digirad’s proprietary solid state, high definition detectors offer superior clinical performance and reliability.

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