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FUJIFILM INTRODUCES NEW Aspire Comfort Paddle at RSNA 2013


Stamford, C.T., December 1, 2013 (Booth #2539 South Building) – FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc., will feature its newest women’s health products including the Aspire Comfort Paddle, a patented paddle designed to improve patient comfort at the 99thannual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in Chicago, IL.   The new product is now available with the Aspire HD Plus and Aspire Cristalle*.


Fujifilm is pleased to highlight our significant advances in mammography at RSNA this year” said David Hotchkiss, director of marketing, Women’s Health, CR, FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. “With the introduction of the Aspire Comfort Paddle, Fujifilm continues to be at the forefront in breast health screening and diagnostic tools providing exceptional image quality and measureable improvements that enhance the patient experience.” 


Prominently featured at RSNA this year, the new comfort paddle will reduce patient’s pain by allowing technologists to ensure even compression of the breast. The comfort paddle fits to the shape of the breast, while holding the breast securely and ensuring the tissue is separated.


To register for a product demonstration at RSNA, please visit  For every product demonstration registered only, Fujifilm will donate $25 to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. For more information about Fujifilm’s Aspire Breast Imaging Solutions, please visit:

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. The Endoscopy Division of FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. supplies high quality, technologically advanced FUJINON brand endoscopes to the medical market. FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is headquartered in Stamford, CT. For more information, please visit and

FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, brings continuous innovation and leading-edge products to a broad spectrum of industries, including electronic imaging, digital printing equipment, medical systems, life sciences, graphic arts, flat panel display materials, and office products, based on a vast portfolio of digital, optical, fine chemical and thin film coating technologies. The company was among the top 10 companies around the world granted U.S. patents in 2012, and in the year ended March 31, 2013, had global revenues of $26.7 billion*. Fujifilm is committed to environmental stewardship and good corporate citizenship. For more information, please visit

* At an exchange rate of 83 yen to the dollar.


*The ASPIRE Cristalle will be made commercially available in the United States upon receipt of FDA clearance.


Caution: Investigational Device. Limited by U.S. Federal Law to Investigational Use.