Ultrasound Imaging

As the use of point-of-care (POC) ultrasound continues to expand throughout hospitals and clinics, the ECRI Institute has released a new guide to the modality for practitioners. The document explains the difference between POC and traditional ultr...

echo, echocardiography, advances in echo, advances in cardiac ultrasound

The latest advances in echocardiography were discussed at a special evening symposium at the 2015 American College of Cardiology (ACC) meeting, organized by Methodist Debakey Heart and Vascular Center. 

Adding two non-invasive imaging tests to traditional cardiovascular disease risk factor assessment more precisely predicts a healthy patient’s future risk of heart attack, stroke, or premature death, according to a new study. The study was led by...

GE Healthcare introduces the Vscan with Dual Probe with the first of its kind 2-in-1 probe to give healthcare providers more uses for pocket ultrasound.

EchoInsight, right ventricle, quantitative assessment, RV, study
A study in the May issue of the International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging examines the ability of the EchoInsight software to achieve quantitative...
ECRI Institute, point-of-care ultrasound, POC, guide
As the use of point-of-care (POC) ultrasound continues to expand throughout hospitals and clinics, the ECRI Institute has released a new guide to the modality...
Based on its ongoing analysis of the medical imaging market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc. with the 2015 North American...
Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai, Rush, tele-robotic ultrasound, telehealth
A new clinical trial is testing the feasibility and efficiency of a doctor in New York City remotely performing long-distance, tele-robotic ultrasound exams...
Toshiba, Aplio Platinum CV, 300, 500, cardiovascular ultrasound, ACC
The Aplio Platnium Series CV (cardiovascular) ultrasound systems from Toshiba America Medical Systems offer a comprehensive suite of
TomTec Imaging Systems GmbH's 4-D RV-Function software provides a comprehensive evaluation of the right ventricle including volumes and...
The latest quantification metrics for ScImage's PicomSRI structured echocardiography reporting platform are based on guidelines published...
The Samsung WS80A with Elite performance package is a flagship ultrasound product for women’s healthcare designed to...

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ECRI Institute, point-of-care ultrasound, POC, guide
As the use of point-of-care (POC) ultrasound continues to expand throughout hospitals and clinics, the ECRI Institute has released a new guide to the modality...
GE Healthcare, Vivid E9, XDclear, cardiac ultrasound, cardiac echo
The latest advances in echocardiography were discussed at a special evening symposium at the 2015 American College of Cardiology (ACC) meeting, organized by...
TEE, 3-D TEE, 4-D TEE, GE
Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) is quickly establishing itself as an essential tool in the interventional cardiologist’s daily toolbox. An...
BioImage study, Mount Sinai, cardiovascular disease, ultrasound, CT, detection
Adding two non-invasive imaging tests to traditional cardiovascular disease risk factor assessment more precisely predicts a healthy patient’s future risk of...

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