Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc., of Tustin, Calif., has released two advanced multi-detector CT systems, the Aquilion(r) Premium edition and the Aquilion CX edition.

Boasting 160-detector rows and coverage up to 8 cm in a single rotation, the Aquilion Premium is also field-upgradeable to an Aquilion ONE.  Meanwhile, the Aquilion CX is a 64-detector row CT system that allows for faster reconstruction standards with up to 28 images per second, Quantum Advantage detector technology and a patient couch that can accommodate up to 660 lbs.  

The Aquilion Premium is equipped with the 72 kW generator, a 660 lb patient weight couch and advanced features like iStation display and 8 cm dynamic scanning capability.

The Aquilion CX is designed for advanced, emergency and routine radiology exams, featuring coneXact(r) software for higher definition images for extremities and IACs, SUREExposureTM, including QDS and Boost3D TM and double the console storage capacity of a conventional 64-detector CT.