Mobile urology c-arm table companies design tables to provide the clearest image quality for a mobile OR environment while simultaneously increasing staff and c-arm access to deliver the highest possible patient care. Therefore, the urology c-arm tables in this review will not include OR surgical tables that contain metal within the imaging radiolucent area.
We understand the difficulty product comparing medical equipment and devices. The purpose of this review is to provide a understanding of the urology c-arm table companies and their table’s features and specifications. A comprehensive c-arm table comparison chart is also available below. And many of the tables discussed here will be displayed at RSNA.
Biodex Medical Systems
Biodex Urology C-arm tables are available in three models, which are the 800, 810, and 820. Biodex is the only company with Fowler back positioning that adjusts 20°, 30°, 40°, 50°, 60°, 70° and 80° with touch-handle lock/unlock mechanism. Biodex’s “Level” feature returns the c-arm table to 0° tilt and 0° lateral roll, bringing the table quickly to a level position. Both the hand and foot controllers can be used for motorized X-Y positioning of the tabletop. Biodex provides redundant power with 120 volt and battery system.
Biodex 800 Urology C-arm Table
Biodex 800 is engineered for image guided urology procedures for either portable or ceiling mounted c-arm systems. The 800 c-arm table includes a lightweight patient transfer extension and a radiolucent extension.
Biodex 810 Brachytherapy C-arm Table
A Biodex 810 is a 5 movement, compact, and easy to move c-arm table designed for seed implantation procedures and ideally suited for swing OR use. The Biodex 810 Brachytherapy urology C-arm table includes a radiolucent extension that provides capability for brachytherapy treatment involving the upper body and general C-Arm applications and a lightweight non-imaging patient transfer extension. The optional Cassette Tray and X-ray Grid allow for use of overhead or portable x-ray.
Biodex 820 Urologic C-arm Table
The Biodex 820 Urology table was designed for the use of 3D C-arm systems and for seed implantation. The 820 c-arm table can also be utilized for thoracic/vascular, pain management and other general C-Arm procedural requirements. Brachytherapy and 3D Urology c-arm imaging procedures are best utilized with the Biodex 820 C-arm table.
The table features motorized actuation of height, X-Y, lateral roll and Trendelenburg motions of the tabletop. The hand-held and foot-operated controllers can be positioned for access from any point around the table and ensure quick and safe tabletop positioning during any phase of a procedure.
The table comes equipped with a lightweight, non-imaging patient transfer extension and a radiolucent extension. A standard OR accessory rail located at the foot end of the table makes stepper positioning quick and easy.
Imaging Diagnostics, Inc. (IDI)
IDI has 2 urology c-arm tables available. The Aspect 100US is a single movement table designed for the (HSG) hysterosalpingogram
and gyn/fertility specialty that provides a 450lbs weight capacity.
Aspect 1000UC Plus urology c-arm tables has a 525lbs weight capacity with a removable X-ray cassette tray and is battery or AC powered
The 1000US Plus is IDI’S top of the line table with 4 movements. Other companies discussed here have a 5 movement c-arm table functionality in their top of the line models.
Morgan MEDesign EXLT-UP-MP
THE MORAGN EXLT-UP-MP is a 4-motion C-arm table with a 500lbs weight capacity. With a large footprint and overall weight of 1,250lbs your room size is a consideration with the Morgan EXLT-UP-MP. The minimum height of 32” with 8”” height range and the foot control as an option on this urology c-arm table are a couple of considerations that eliminate it from consideration for many.
Oakworks Medical C-arm Tables
Oakworks Medical C-arm Tables origins are in the in physical medicine space with the expansion into the c-arm table business in the early 2000s . Claiming “The highest weight capacity” at 500lbs on their c-arm tables. We feel they should update their site due to the fact that all the tables have a 500lbs capacity and the 8000 Series has a 650lbs capacity. Maximum of 4 motions, a 1” patient pad, and the limited warranty are just a couple of points to consider when reviewing the Oakworks urology c-arm tables.
Oakworks C-arm Table CFUR301
Oakworks 3 powered motion c-arm table includes height, trendelenburg, and longitudinal travel. This c-arm table arrives with one end extension and 2 lateral extensions, a 1” foam pad, and standard 500lbs weight capacity.
Oakworks CFLU401 Lithotripsy C-arm Table
The recessed table shape of the Oakworks CFLU401 is designed to operate with most lithotripters and C-arms. Oakworks provides 2 end and 4 lateral extensions to configure the table to your needs.
URO 8000 Urology C-arm Table
The URO 8000 benefits include the highest weight capacity at 650 lbs and the lowest profile base that provides the most physician legroom and c-arm access. Along with a comprehensive warranty, the most movements options available and the ability to upgrade onsite Durabuilt designed a builds a table for larger patients in a smaller package, that is easier to move. The 8000 Series can be reviewed in detail here 8000 Series
Surgical Tables, Inc. (STI)
Surgical Tables, Inc. Uro-Max Series of urology c-arm tables are available in 5 models that are designated by their movements – Models Uro-Max 1-5. The STI table electrical architecture is protected by a bellows covering their base components, which is a cleaning and c-arm access consideration. The STI Uro-Max 5 provides a 500lbs weight capacity, but ranks near the heaviest of tables at 840lbs which is a movement consideration.
Urology C-arm Table Comparison Chart
|Manufacturer||Weight capacity||Table Dimensions||Radiolucent Imaging Area||# of Movements||Extension dimensions||Warranty||Min/Max height||table weight||Ft & hand Contol Incld||Pad thickness||Cassette capable||caster size||Incl Knee Crutches|
|Biodex 800||500 lbs||84″ L x 25. 5″ W||54″ L x 17.5″ W||4 plus fowler||31″ L x 25.5″ W||24 months comprehensive||34″ – 43.5″||877 lbs||Yes – Plastic foot||2″||Y||5″||N|
|Biodex 810||500 lbs||84″ L x 25. 5″ W||54″ L x 17.5″ W||4 plus fowler||31″L x 25.5W||24 months comprehensive||34″ – 43. 5″||877 lbs||Yes – Plastic foot||2″||Y||5″||N|
|Biodex 820||500 lbs||103.7″ L x 26″ W||51.5″L X 24″ W||5 plus fowler||29″ x 22.5″W & 18.2″L x 24″W Head||24 months comprehensive||34″ – 44″||542lbs||Yes – Plastic foot||2″||Y||5″||N|
|IDI Aspect UC||525lbs||20″x25″ & 34″x24″ extension||4||34″ L x 24″ W||3 years parts / 1 year service||31.3″ – 41.1″ – 4 movements||575lbs||Yes||2″||Y||5″||N|
|IDI Aspect 100US||425lbs||46″ x 24″||4||N/A||3 years parts /1 year service||26″-38″||375lbs||Foot control||1″||N||5″||Y|
|Oakworks||500lbs / 200 lbs extensions||53″ L x 23″ W|
|Oakworks CFUR301||500lbs / 200 lbs extensions||4||28″ L x 23″ W||3 years parts/ 2 years service||25.5″ – 43.5″||568lbs||No-Hand||1″||N||4″||N|
|Oakworks CFUR401||500lbs / 200 lbs extensions||4||28″ L x 23″ W||3 years parts / 2 years service||26.5″ – 44. 5″||590lbs||No-Hand||1″||N||4″||N|
|Oakworks CFLU401||500lbs / 200 lbs extensions||47″L X 23″ W||19″ W x 23.5″ L||4||28″ L x 23″ W||3 years parts 2 years service||27.5″ to 45.5″||618lbs||No-Hand||1″||N||5″||N|
|OR URO 8000 Series|
|URO 8000H||650 lbs||56″ L x 24″ W||1||24″L x 24″ W||24 months comprehensive||27″- 45″||Yes-Metal foot||2″||N||5″||N|
|URO 8000HL||650 lbs||56″ L x 24″ W||2||24″L x 24″ W||24 months comprehensive||27″- 45″||Yes-Metal foot||2″||N||5″||N|
|URO 800HLT||650 lbs||56″ L x 24″ W||3||24″L x 24″ W||24 months comprehensive||24.6″ – 42.5″||Yes-Metal foot||2″||N||5″||N|
|URO 8000HLTE||650 lbs||56″ L x 24″ W||4||24″L x 24″ W||24 months comprehensive||27″- 45″||Yes-Metal foot||2″||N||5″||N|
|Uro 8000HLTES||650 lbs||56″ L x 24″ W||5||24″L x 24″ W||24 months comprehensive||27″- 45″ –||Yes-Metal foot||2″||N||5″||N|
|Morgan MedDesign||500lbs||132″ x 29″ w extensions||77″ L X 20″W with extension||1 thru 4||23||3 years parts/2 years service||32″-40″||1,250lbs||No||2″||No||5″|
|Surgical Tables Inc.|
|Uro-Max 1||500lbs||55″ L x 24″ W||27″ L x 24″W||1 movement||29″ L x 24″ W||4 years frame/1 year electrical||28″ – 38″||520 lbs||Yes – Plastic foot||2″||N||5″||N|
|Uro-Max 2||500lbs||55″L x 24″ W||25″ / 53″ with extension||2 movements||29″ L x 24″ W||4 years frame/1 year electrical||28″-38″||550 lbs||Yes – Plastic foot||2″||N||5″||N|
|Uro-Max 3||500lbs||55″ L x 24″ W||25″ / 53″ with extension||3 movements||29″ L x 24″ W||4 years frame/1 year electrical||29″ – 41″||580 lbs||Yes – Plastic foot||2″||N||5″||N|
|Uro-Max 4||500lbs||55″ L x 24″ W||25″ / 53″ with extension||4 movements||29″ L x 24″ W||4 years frame/1 year electrical||30″ – 40″||740lbs||Yes – Plastic foot||2″||N||5″||N|
|Uro-Max 5||500lbs||55″ L x 24″ W||25″ / 53″ with extension||5 movements||29″ L x 24″ W||4 years frame/1 year electrical||32″ – 42″||840lbs||Yes – Plastic foot||2″||N||5″||N|