Radiography / Fluoroscopy


New Release! - SONIALVISION G4

BEST in CLASS Multi-functional Universal R/F System


With the SONIALVISION G4, Shimadzu offers the BEST in CLASS Multi-functional Universal RF System - one that is useful in a variety of examinations and examination environments, provides high image quality minimizing X-ray dose levels, and is easy to operate.

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BEST Performance - Versatile Design for Various Examinations

The system has been thoughtfully designed to consider all users in a diversity of situations, making it ideal for a wide variety of examinations, such as Orthopedics, General Radiography Studies, Barium Studies, Endoscopy, Urology and Angiography etc. Long imaging chain’s movement capability and 17 × 17 inches wide field FPD will provide you more than 2.0m long patient coverage without moving a patient, which enables you to perform all kinds of examinations in very safe conditions.

BEST Performance - Versatile Design for Various Examinations

BEST Imaging - Consistently High Image Quality

Best-in-class, 139 µm ultra-small pixel pitch FPD and SUREengine Advance, state-of-the-art digital Image processing technology ensures the highest image quality ever.

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Comprehensive Dose Reduction and Management

SONIALVISION G4 achieves comprehensive dose reduction as a total system, equipped with various functions to reduce radiation exposure levels effectively such as removable grid, ideal Grid-controlled Pulsed fluoroscopy, new collimator with Multi Beam Hardening(MBH) filters, Virtual Collimation and above-mentioned high quality imaging ability itself will also contribute to even further dose reduction possibility while keeping good output image quality.

Comprehensive Dose Reduction and Management
Comprehensive Dose Reduction and Management

SONIALVISION G4 will be the most-advanced universal system solution for your future which will increase your productivity and safety in your conventional RF rooms, and new-coming application features born from creative thinking will provide even greater new clinical advantages for you.


Exhibition Schedule

  • 29 Nov.-3 Dec. RSNA, Chicago, IL, USA


Evaluation of thoracolumbar vertebral fractures using tomosynthesis (PDF 1.21MB)

Yuya Otake1, Mitsutoshi Moriya1,2, Wataru Saito1, Masayuki Miyagi1, Kensuke Fukushima1, Takayuki Imura1, Gen Inoue1, Katsufumi Uchiyama1, Kenji Kuroda2, Masashi Takaso1
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kitasato University School of Medicine1, Kurokouchi Hospital2

Clinical utility of T-smart tomosynthesis for micro MAX stem total hip arthroplasty (PDF 1.71MB)

Yoshihiro Shibata1, Isato Sekiya1, Naoya Takada1, Yuka Mukofujiwara1, Yoshikazu Hayashi1, Yasuhiro Katsuda1, Akira Kondo1, and Hirotaka Iguchi2
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Kainan Hospital1, Department of Arthroplastic Medicine, Nagoya City University2

The Detection of Radiolucent Line in Total Knee Arthroplasty Using of Tomosynthesis (PDF 2.29MB)

Satomi Nagamine, Shuya Ide, Tomonori Tajima, Shinsuke Someya, Motoki Sonohata, and Masaaki Mawatari
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University

Evaluation of Early biological bone ingrowth for Cementless stem using tomosynthesis. (PDF 2.13MB)

Koichi Hara1(currently at Hara Orthopaedic Surgery clinic), Shuta Shin1, and Nobuhiro Kaku2
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Yufuin Hospital1 and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oita University2

The Importance of Fluoroscopic and Radiographic Images in Endoscopic Examinations (PDF 2.42MB)

Masahiro Serikawa, Ph.D.
Hiroshima University Hospital, Department of Gastoroenterology and Metabolism

Development of the SONIALVISION G4, A New R/F System (PDF 756KB)

Yukihiro Takumi
Medical Systems Division, Shimadzu Corporation

Using the SONIALVISION G4 for Orthopedics - Utility of the SLOT Advance Application - (PDF 1.75 MB)

Mr.Yukio Amamiya
Department of Radiology, Sanraku Hospital

Experience Using the SONIALVISION G4 in the Field of Urology (PDF 3.72 MB)

Takeki Sugiyama,M.D.
Department of Urology,Nishiwaki Municipal Hospital

Experience Using the SONIALVISION G4 (PDF 8.01MB)

Mr. Hideki Yamaguchi
Nihon Koukan Hospital

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