Ziehm Vision RFD Hybrid Edition

The comprehensive mobile hybrid solution.

An aging population is creating an increasing demand for cardiovascular surgery. The Ziehm Vision RFD Hybrid Edition1 is a powerful 25 kW mobile C-arm that comes with CMOS technology for even better image quality in challenging procedures such as these. By taking OR flexibility and clinical capabilities to the next level, the Ziehm Vision RFD Hybrid Edition is a valuable contribution to any clinic’s competitiveness and financial performance. Requiring zero modifications to existing ORs, this mobile, feature-rich hybrid solution is ready to go – anytime, anywhere.

The system Ziehm Vision RFD Hybrid Edition is now available in the CMOSline2,3 premium edition. All CMOSline systems come with a Ziehm Imaging CMOS detector and the groundbreaking dose reduction technology Beam Filtration4. This combination allows for excellent image quality with a lower dose.




  • Extend your cardiovascular surgical capabilities with a powerful 25 kW mobile C-arm
  • Take your OR to the next level with a mobile hybrid solution
  • Plug in and start your hybrid procedure with zero room preparation
  • Reduce exposure significantly with the next-generation SmartDose5

Features and Benefits

  • Latest CMOS flat-panel technology
  • Pulsed monoblock generator with 25 kW power performance
  • Full control of 4 motorized axes via the Position Control Center (joystick module) and touchscreen with variable isocenter
  • Dedicated SmartVascular workflow for advanced vascular procedures
  • Zero room preparation with easy and fast set-up
  • Avoidance of complex and expensive planning and construction phase
  • Reduced operating costs in comparison to conventional Hybrid ORs
  • Ziehm Usability Concept combining a unique and finely tuned set of hardware features with seamlessly integrated software functionalities

Image Quality

  • Comprehensive dose concept for high image quality and minimized dose
  • Automatic optimization of dose and image quality with advanved anatomical programs
  • Dedicated functions to significantly reduce exposure in pediatric surgery6
  • Beam Filtration for reduced skin entrance dose without compromising on image quality for all CMOSline systems

Technical Details

  • Footprint: 0.8 m²
  • Generator: 25 kW pulsed monoblock generator
  • Flat-panel technology:
    20 cm x 20 cm (a-Si)
    30 cm x 30 cm (a-Si)
    20.5 cm x 20.5 cm (CMOS)
    31 cm x 31 cm (CMOS)
  • Detector resolution: 
    1k x 1k / 1.5k x 1.5k matrix (a-Si)
    2k x 2k / 3k x 3k matrix (CMOS)
  • Shades of gray: 65,536

1 Ziehm Vision RFD Hybrid Edition represents a group of optional hardware and software that creates an option package on the device named Ziehm Vision RFD.

2 CMOSline represents a system configuration that is based on a Ziehm Imaging CMOS flat-panel detector.

3 This product/feature might not be commercially available in all countries. Due to regulatory reasons their future availability cannot be guaranteed. Please contact Ziehm Imaging for detailed information.

The technology Beam Filtration reduces dose exposure for all CMOSline systems in comparison to conventional filtration techniques (Status before September 2017). Data on File. Results may vary.

The SmartDose concept includes all above mentioned features. Due to regulatory reasons the availability of each feature may vary. Please contact your local Ziehm Imaging sales representative for detailed information.

6 Gosch D. et al. “Influence of grid and ODDC on radiation exposure and image quality using mobile C-arms – First results”, RöFo, 09/07