FUJIFILM New Development, U.S.A., Inc., FUJIFILM Medical Systems, U.S.A., Inc., and Booth #547 ‒ FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc. will exhibit their advanced endoscopic imaging, 3D visualization, and point-of-care ultrasound solutions at the American College of Surgeons (ACS) 2018 Clinical Congress. This year’s ACS Clinical Congress will draw more than 8,000 healthcare professionals to the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts, from October 21 – 25, 2018.

“We introduced our new surgical visualization systems earlier this year, marking Fujifilm’s entry into the growing minimally invasive surgery market in the U.S.,” says Stephen Mariano, Vice President and General Manager, FUJIFILM New Development, U.S.A., Inc. “ACS Clinical Congress is one of the largest surgical meetings in the U.S., and as we see a shift towards more surgeries being conducted minimally invasively, we’re eager to introduce Clinical Congress attendees to our portfolio of rigid surgical scopes and solutions.”

Fujifilm’s surgical product portfolio aids surgeons and clinicians who perform surgical procedures in a range of medical specialties. As a natural extension to the company’s flexible Endoscopy portfolio, ELUXEO, Fujifilm’s next generation image enhanced endoscopy platform, will be present at the show. Tying the visualization together, Synapse 3D, Fujifilm’s advanced visualization software from the company’s Enterprise Imaging portfolio will also be available for demonstration in booth # 475. In addition, FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc. will exhibit its portfolio of point-of-care ultrasound solutions directly next door in booth #574.

Ultra-Slim Video Laparoscope System—Using a proprietary Super-Honeycomb CCD technology, the EL-580FN delivers exceptional image resolution, excellent color fidelity, and sharp display quality. Product features include “Chip on the Tip” high definition digital image processing, less-fogging, autoclave sterilization re-processing, and a low profile, light weight ergonomic handle. The Ultra-Slim 3.8mm diameter distal end—42% smaller area than most—was designed to improve clinical workflow, reduce physician fatigue, and potentially reduce the size of incisions. The EPX-4440FN Digital Video Processor System features advanced image HDTV 1080i processing technology to facilitate endoscopic diagnostics and therapies. Automatic light control provides optimal illumination and an anti-blur function extracts high quality motion images. The system also includes a High Definition Image with a 2 x digital zoom.

Full High Definition Surgical Visualization System—Designed for a wide variety of surgical applications, this solution includes a portfolio of rigid surgical scopes, cameras and video processing systems. The camera includes optimized settings for various clinical specialties. The system’s Full HD Video Controller offers edge enhancement, automatic gain control (AGC) and dynamic contrast function. In addition, selective color enhancement, smoke reduction and grid removal features all enhance observation abilities. A High Power 200 LED Light Source allows the user to adjust the intensity of the light from 5-100%—providing operational efficiency and lowering power consumption.

ELUXEO  Endoscopic Visualization System —ELUXEO is comprised of Fujifilm’s 7000 Video Imaging System and 700 Series Endoscopes. ELUXEO features 4-LED Multi-Light Technology, which creates Blue Light Imaging (BLI) and Linked Color Imaging (LCI®) special light observation modes. ELUXEO has an extended lamp life expectancy of six years and an intuitive user interface for an enhanced experience. ELUXEO aids GI health professionals in achieving improved visualization in image enhanced endoscopy.

Synapse 3D— A key component of Fujifilm’s extensive enterprise imaging portfolio, Synapse 3D advanced visualization software uses 50 specialized applications to construct and analyze 3D images and aid healthcare professionals in interpreting, reporting, surgical planning, and treatment planning. Synapse 3D is an enterprise-wide solution for quickly performing advanced visualization workflows and accessing 3D rendered images. Full integration with Synapse 5 PACS and Synapse Cardiovascular means one-click access from any Synapse client.

SonoSite X-Porte is a highly portable ultrasound system that fluidly combines striking image clarity with touchscreen controls and a customizable interface that offers more than 80 real-time educational visual guides and tutorials. With no buttons for infection to hide behind, the touchscreen control panel makes cleaning easy and, in sterile environments, full functionality remains when using a sterile drape and gloves. Proprietary high-definition imaging technology focuses the ultrasound beams with pinpoint precision, reducing artifact clutter and enhancing contrast resolution.

SonoSite Edge II offers an enhanced imaging experience through industry-first transducer innovations and Armored Cable Technology. It features an intuitive interface for easier access to frequently used functions like gain and a wide-angle display with an anti-reflection coating for minimal adjustments during viewing. It is designed to be truly portable and used in the most rigorous environments.

SonoSite SII empowers efficiency for clinicians through a simple, yet smart user interface that adapts to the user’s imaging needs. Our enhanced imaging technology on select transducers provides users with increased resolution and penetration, while maintaining durability and reliability with Armored Cable Technology.

SonoSite iViz is a powerful diagnostic tool that fits in the palm of your hand. iViz provides quick answers in tough clinical environments, both at the bedside or in the field. It combines superior imaging performance, ultra-mobility, and one-handed operation while allowing you to collaborate and share information with colleagues.

For more information on Fujifilm’s healthcare solutions, visit the following sites:

Minimally invasive surgery: fujifilmmis.com.

Endoscopy: fujifilmendoscopy.com.

Enterprise Imaging: fujimed.com.

Point-of-care ultrasound solutions: sonosite.com.