How can you improve the return on investment of a potentially underutilized fluoroscopy system? By combining remote fluoroscopy and unlimited1 radiography in one!
Increase system utilization and save on costs for an additional system and room with our 2-in-1 Luminos dRF Max2 – a smart investment in fluoroscopy.
- Stronger synergies – with a true 2-in-1 solution
- Sharper imaging – for fast, confident diagnoses
- Safer use – to protect patients and technologists
- The MAX effect - where gains multiply
Features & Benefits
Over the last few years, fluoroscopy examinations were increasingly replaced by sonography, endoscopy, computer tomography, and magnetic resonance imaging. Even though the number of fluoroscopy examinations is dwindling, clinical institutions have to offer fluoroscopy examinations. For healthcare providers, the pressing question is: How can we improve the return on investment of a potentially underutilized fluoroscopy system?
By combining remote fluoroscopy and unlimited1 radiography, our Luminos dRF Max lets you increase system utilization and save on costs for an additional system and room. It delivers high-quality, low-dose dynamic and static images on all types of patients.
Stronger synergies with a true 2-in -1 solution
In times of decreasing fluoroscopy examinations, a solution is required to secure a positive return on investment. With our 2-in-1 Luminos dRF Max, you decide how much fluoroscopy and radiography you really need – thus maximizing system and room utilization.
Sharper imaging for fast, confident diagnoses
To make reliable diagnoses, you need excellent visualization of all anatomical structures. Luminos dRF Max delivers clear images at the lowest possible dose. Plus, intelligent image acquisition and post-processing help keep examination and reading times short.
"In addition to the noticeably optimized workflows, image quality is of particular interest for us radiologists. And I have to say that compared to the previous systems, we saw a quantum leap in this regard" (Dr. med. Gunther Schutze, Private Imaging Center, Bethanien-Hospital, Frankfurt, Germany)
Safer use to protect patients and technologists
The safety of patients and staff may be especially at risk during patient transfers to and from the system. Luminos dRF Max offers smart design features and intuitive system operation to keep both patients and technologists safe.
"And let’s not forget the easy transfer and positioning of patients. Several positions are preprogrammed, and the lowest table height of 48 cm is ergonomically perfect, especially for handling disabled, heavy or wheelchair patients. The patient feels much more comfortable now. It also means no more pulling or tilting of patients – I can now focus on other patient issues." (Ben Welckenhuyzen, Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg, The Netherlands)
Fleet Level Benefits - unlock your potential and increase the efficiency of your X-ray department
High complexity in diagnostic imaging makes it challenging to run the radiology department efficiently. Siemens Healthineers helps you to reduce complexity by offering specific solutions across the entire X-ray portfolio which let you standardize, analyze and secure the imaging fleet. In this way, you can gain valuable Fleet Level Benefits: consistency, transparency and confidence. This results in improved outcomes, increased efficiency and greater staff and patient satisfaction.
- Standardize for consistency
- Analyze for transparency
- Secure for confidence
Clinical versatility of Luminos dRF Max
Interview with Dr. Caren Landes, M.D. (Consultant pediatric radiologist, Alder Hey children’s hospital, Liverpool) on the uses of Luminos dRF and how low table height can be less intimidating to small children.3, 4
Efficiency and consistency with the Fleet
Interview with Alison Hartley, Chief Radiographer and Clinical Manager at Dr Kauffman and Partners Inc., Life Hilton Private Hospital, Hilton, South Africa.
The technology of Luminos dRF Max1 brings you excellent image quality and great usability.
Patient table and tabletop
Table height: 48 cm to 98 cm;
Source-image distance (SID)
115 cm, 150 cm
Max dynamic flat detector
43 cm x 43 cm; Cesium iodide scintillator; 3.4 lp/mm
Anode heat storage capacity: 580,000 J (783,000 HU)
65 kW, 80 kW optional
SmartTouch: touch sensitive joysticks;
MAX image quality with DiamondView Max, Digital Density Optimization and Auto Window
Combined Applications to Reduce Exposure incl. CAREPROFILE2 and CAREPOSITION2 for radiation-free collimation and positioning.
Accessories / Options
Ysio Max ceiling suspended X-ray tube
Complete system operation with control of generator, tube and imaging system from a single integrated console (MAXtouch) or the system control console.
MAX wi-D detector
35 cm x 43 cm x 1.9 cm; 3,3 kg;
MAX mini detector
24 cm x 30 cm x 1.6 cm;
Digital Substraction Angiography
Online DSA with remasking, pixelshift, landmark, peak opacification and roadmap
Fully automated tilting technique for long leg and full spine imaging, up to 3 images
Approx. 1745 kg
Min. 250 cm
Unlimited within the technical specification of the respective system
This customer statement addresses benefits that are valid for both Luminos dRF and Luminos dRF Max as the relevant components and parameters are comparable.