Carestream DRX-Ascend System

  • Carestream DRX-Ascend System

Carestream DRX-Ascend System

The CARESTREAM DRX-Ascend has just the right option to meet your most pressing needs in the present, with a clear upgrade path for the future. All at a remarkably economical price. Whatever your starting point, your Ascend solution will deliver superb performance and a system that will grow along with you.

  • Analog or digital
  • Floor-mount or ceiling-mount tube
  • Range of table options
  • An optional portable, wireless DRX detector
  • TechVision technology
  • Optional autotracking feature available

Product Description

Exceptional value, high quality performance for high patient volumes.

Broad Versatility

  • System can be configured as analog or digital with a tube stand (either floor or ceiling), table, wallstand and accessories to match your budget and workflow needs
  • Elevating Float-Top Table has a weight capacity of up to 650 lbs and accommodates patient types ranging from pediatrics to adults and wheelchair patients
  • Image with the wall stand, table or tabletop for single or dual detector scenarios
  • Share DRX wireless detectors with other DRX systems

Freedom of Movement

  • Autotracking features allows floor and ceiling tube stand to track with the table or wall stand in the Z axis allowing enhanced workflow and for the technologist to stay by the patients side
  • Simplify weight-bearing, cross-table and off-table studies with generous range of motion
  • Control tube stand positioning with fingertip switches on operator hand control
  • Release all tube stand locks for multi-directional adjustments with a single switch
  • Assure complete radiographic coverage with expansive longitudinal and transverse travel, column rotation, tube angulation and trunnion rotation

Technologist Productivity

  • Vertical wall stand includes ergonomically designed EZ-Glide hand control to allow operator image receptor adjustment from comfortable standing position
  • Rotating detector tray for table and wall stand allows for quick and controlled manual portrait/landscape rotation of the DRX detector without lifting it out of the tray
  • TechVision™ technology allows the technologist to stay close to the patient during exams with a multi-color touch screen on the tube stand for generator control and image preview within the exam room
  • Hardware and software options boost facility workflow

Specifications

Carestream DRX-Ascend System x-ray exam positioning accessories:

Table Top Detector/Cassette Holder

  • Quick and easy positioning on the x-ray table top
  • Accommodates the wireless DRX detector, CR or film cassettes up to 14” x 17” (35 x 43 cm)
  • Assists in cross-table lateral exams and other specialty views
  • Effortless maneuverability with table top scratch protection

Lateral Detector/Cassette Holder

  • Mounts to table rails
  • Accommodates the wireless DRX detector, CR or film cassettes up to 14” x 17” (35 x 43 cm)
  • Swivel arm (+/-90°) allows for angled table-top positions
  • Position receptor either at or below table top to eliminate image cut-off during cross-table exams
  • Complete receptor control (+/-35°) for best patient positioning

Rolling Lateral Detector/Cassette Holder

  • Quick and secure maneuverability around the x-ray exam room
  • Accommodates the wireless DRX detector, CR or film cassettes up to 14” x 17” (35 x 43 cm)
  • Assists in cross-table lateral exams and other specialty views
  • Position receptor either at or below table top to eliminate image cut-off during cross-table exams
  • Adjustable height positioning with vertical travel of up to 45.9” (116.6 cm); single-handed vertical adjustment locking
  • Receptor rotation +/- 90° for more angle flexibility
  • Receptor tilt: 0° through 90°
  • Quick locking 5” caster wheels