Cardiovascular Ultrasound

Siemens Sensis Vibe, hemodyanamics system

Siemens released the Sensis Vibe hemodyanamics system at ACC.16. The newer system offers better integration of cath lab data into cath lab reports and the electronic medical record (EMR).

Feature | ACC | April 25, 2016 | Jon Brubaker, MBA, RCVT, Tom Watson, BS, RCVT, and Sabrina Newell MS, RCS
There were several trends seen in new cardiovascular technologies showcased on the expo floor at the 2016 American...
echocardiography, cardiac ultrasound, E95, GE Healthcare

GE's cSound 4-D echo showing the mitral valve open with chordae tendineae and papillary muscles.

Feature | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 21, 2016 | Jeff Zagoudis
Healthcare institutions are trying to drive productivity by increasing patient throughput while still maintaining a...
Toshiba, Aplio Platinum ultrasound, U.S. Department of Defense, ATO, cybersecurity
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 08, 2016
April 8, 2016 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. has received authorization to operate (ATO) with the U.S. Air...
Carestream Touch Prime XE ultrasound, North Fulton Hospital Georgia, first U.S. purchase
News | Ultrasound Imaging | April 05, 2016
April 5, 2016 — North Fulton Hospital, Roswell, Ga., is one of the first healthcare providers in the United States to...
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | March 28, 2016
March 28, 2016 — Civco Medical Solutions announced that it has acquired PCI Medical, a market leader in high-level...
GE cSound
News | March 28, 2016
Conventional ultrasound systems too often yield non-diagnostic exams. Recognizing this, GE Healthcare has developed an...
Lund University Sweden study, harmful plaque, cardiovascular health, ultrasound

Illustration shows how harmful plaques are built up in the carotid artery. Image courtesy of Catrin Jakobsson/Lund University.

News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | March 24, 2016
March 24, 2016 — Researchers at Lund University in Sweden have discovered a new and more accurate way to distinguish...
Technology | Cardiac PACS | March 21, 2016
March 21, 2016 — Core Sound Imaging Inc., provider of Studycast cloud...
Fujifilm, Synapse Cardiovascular, ACC 2016
News | Cardiac PACS | March 18, 2016
March 18, 2016 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc., will demonstrate the next generation of echocardiography,...
Technavio market report, global medical imaging market, refurbished systems
News | March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016 — According to the latest research study released by Technavio, the global medical imaging market is...
Toshiba, Aplio 500 Platinum cardiovascular ultrasound, Trinity Mother Frances, East Texas
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | March 09, 2016
March 9, 2016 —The Louis and Peaches Owen Heart Hospital at Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics is providing...
Laerdal Medical, SonoSim, Laerdal-SonoSim Ultrasound Solution, education and training simulator

The Laerdal-SonoSim Ultrasound Solution for SimMan3G and SimMom brings ultrasound training to life with computerized mannequins that can breathe, blink, and bleed just like humans, bridging classroom learning and real-life clinical experience without putting actual patients at risk.

Technology | Simulators | February 17, 2016
February 17, 2016 — Laerdal Medical, provider of...
Mitral Valve, cardiovascular ultrasound, GE E95

A view of the mitral valve with the new GE Vivid E95 ultrasound system. The E95 uses technology to process much more image data than previous ultrasound machines, enabling clear images than available on previous generation systems.

Feature | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | February 12, 2016 | Jeff Zagoudis and Dave Fornell
There were some big innovation trends in cardiac ultrasound in 2015. These included the launch of the first premium all...
ultrasound-activated microbubbles, heart attack, pig model, NIBIB, human clinical trials

An ultrasound-stimulated microbubble burrows through a fibrin clot (green) allowing penetration of the surrounding fluid into the clot (yellow). Image courtesy of Christopher Acconci and David Goertz, University of Toronto.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | February 11, 2016
February 11, 2016 — Researchers funded by the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) used...
Alpha Source, data study, ultrasound equipment, total cost of ownership
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | February 01, 2016
February 1, 2016 — Alpha Source, a Milwaukee-based provider of healthcare technology management solutions, announced...
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