Cadens Colon to be Launched in the Nordic Countries

Sep. 3, 2015 — Montreal (Quebec) Canada and Askim (Gothenburg) Sweden
Cadens Medical Imaging has signed an agreement with Calmed for the distribution of its Cadens Colon virtual colonoscopy solution in the Nordic Countries.

Cadens Colon is a complete virtual colonoscopy solution enabling the detection of colorectal cancer using a CT scanner. “Its addition to Calmed’s portfolio perfectly complements our offering of accessories for the imaging of the colon,” said Hasse Palmé, Managing Director at Calmed.

For Cadens Medical Imaging, this partnership opens the door to an important new market. Jean-Pierre Robert, President and Chief Executive Officer of the company explained, “We are very pleased with this agreement that will allow Cadens Medical Imaging to expand its presence in Europe while benefitting from Calmed’s sales expertise and market knowledge.”

Calmed will display Cadens Colon at the Nordic congress Röntgenveckan 2015 which will be held next week in Malmö Arena, Sweden.

About Cadens Medical Imaging
Founded in 2007, Cadens Medical Imaging is a privately-owned company located in Montreal (Quebec) Canada. The company has gained a worldwide reputation in computer-assisted medical imaging and software solutions for cancer screening procedures. The company’s innovative software facilitates image diagnosis for radiologists and improves the process of cancer intervention planning for the treating physician. The company’s products are sold in Canada, Europe, Australia, ASEAN nations and China.

About Calmed AB
Calmed began operating in 1949, with disposable plastic products for healthcare and other uses. Today the main focus is on accessories for radiography of the colon. The product range also includes enema set and compression bandage for total hip replacements, which reduces postoperative bleeding. Calmed's products are supplied to all the country councils in Sweden and to hospitals and pharmacies in the other Nordic countries. All the products are CE-marked, and the company`s operations are supervised by the Swedish Medical Products Agency.

Contact – Cadens Medical Imaging Inc.:
Raphaëlle Imbernon
Marketing Manager
Tel.: +1 (450) 956-3456 ext. 5108

Contact - Calmed AB:
Hasse Palmé
Managing Director
Tel.: +46 31 281 795