Company’s EBUS featured in Cook Medical Educational Sessions


Wayne, NJ, and Bothell, WA, October 04, 2018 (Booth #837) – FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc.—Endoscopy, will showcase its innovative portfolio of high-resolution, high-quality medical imaging devices at the American College of Chest Physicians Annual Meeting (CHEST 2018), on October 6–10, 2018, in San Antonio, TX. Fujifilm’s exhibit will feature the company’s Endoscope Ultrasonic Processor as well as the 500 Series Video Bronchoscopes, consisting of the Super Image, Slim, Treatment and Ultrasonic Video Bronchoscopes. 


“At CHEST 2018, we look forward to demonstrating our advanced technologies, all of which are designed to meet the exacting clinical and business needs of today’s pulmonologists while enhancing patient care,” said Johann Fernando, Ph.D., Chief Operating Officer of FUJIFIM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc.


Attendees will find the following endoscopic technologies on display:


EB-530H Super Image Video Bronchoscope: With a high-resolution, wide angle image of 140°, the EB-530H features an observational field of view 20° wider than the conventional view. This further enhances observation, biopsy and treatment capabilities. 


EB-530P Slim Video Bronchoscope: Equipped with a remarkably small outer diameter of 3.8mm and a 1.2mm forceps channel, the EB-530P facilitates insertion into the peripheral bronchi segments. 


EB-530T Treatment Video Bronchoscope: A bronchoscope suited for greater therapeutic access, this model contains a forceps channel of 2.8mm as well as enhanced suction performance while maintaining the distal end diameter of 5.8mm.


EB-530US Ultrasonic Video Bronchoscope: With a 10° forward oblique view, distal end diameter of 6.7mm , the EB-530US offers high-resolution ultrasonic images in combination with Fujifilm processors for endoscopic ultrasonography.


Sonart SU-1 PLATINUM/ SU-1:  This reimagined, proprietary image processing technology is an intuitive, easy-to-use, powerful system delivering advanced imaging in a compact design. Designed with user input, the SU-1 features a variety of imaging modalities that can support various clinical needs in a compact, one-cart design. 


EBUS Solution to be Featured in Cook Medical’s Educational Session: 


During CHEST 2018, Fujifilm’s EBUS solution will be featured in two educational sessions titled, “The Advantages of Gaining Core Samples During EBUS Procedures” and hosted by Cook Medical.


Led by Eric Flenaugh, MD, FCCP, Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of Interventional Pulmonary and Critical Medicine at Morehouse School of Medicine-Grady Health System the presentation will take place on Monday, October 8th from 10:30-11:30 am and Tuesday, October 9th from 10:15-11:15 am at Cook Medical’s booth #337. Both brief presentations will be followed by a Q&A session. 


Visit Fujifilm (Booth #837) to learn more or to speak with a Fujifilm representative. For more information, please visit: www.fujifilmendoscopy.com or www.sonosite.com.


About Fujifilm

FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is a leading provider of diagnostic imaging products and medical informatics solutions to meet the needs of healthcare facilities today and well into the future. From an unrivaled selection of digital x-ray systems, to the Synapse® brand of PACS, RIS and cardiovascular products, to advanced women’s health imaging systems, Fujifilm has products that are ideal for any size imaging environment. FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. – Endoscopy supplies high quality, technologically advanced endoscopic imaging solutions and devices to the medical field. TeraMedica Division delivers healthcare informatics, and is the leading provider of vendor neutral, enterprise-wide solutions for unrestricted medical image management. FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is headquartered in Stamford, CT. For more information please visit www.fujimed.com and www.fujifilmendoscopy.com.


FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation in Tokyo, Japan, brings innovative solutions to a broad range of global industries by leveraging its depth of knowledge and fundamental technologies derived from photographic film. Its proprietary core technologies contribute to the fields of healthcare, graphic systems, highly functional materials, optical devices, digital imaging and document products. These products and services are based on its extensive portfolio of chemical, mechanical, optical, electronic and imaging technologies. For the year ended March 31, 2018, the company had global revenues of $23.0 billion, at an exchange rate of 106 yen to the dollar. Fujifilm is committed to responsible environmental stewardship and good corporate citizenship. For more information, please visit: www.fujifilmholdings.com.   




Danielle Brown