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FDA gives OK to Carestream detector

By WILL ASTOR - 6/20/2013 3:28:29 PM

The Food and Drug Administration has approved Carestream Health Inc.’s low-dose DRX 2530C radiography detector, company officials said Thursday.

Suitable for pediatric use as well as orthopedic exams and general scans, the wireless detector can yield high-quality images while exposing subjects to less radiation than other imaging devices, officials said. 

Carestream projects to begin shipping the detector to U.S’s customers in the third quarter.

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