Technology

In May 2012 GE Healthcare introduced a new version of its Vscan pocket-sized visualization tool, developed to deliver imaging capabilities at the point of care....

Epocrates released two free mobile device applications for cardiologists during the American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2012 meeting.  

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Siemens Healthcare announced shipment of the Acuson S1000 ultrasound system, a premium ultrasound platform....

Siemens Healthcare's release 2.0 of the Acuson SC2000 volume imaging ultrasound system elevates volume imaging in echocardiography, delivering significant performance and imaging enhancements to im...

In 2011, Hitachi Medical Corp. acquired Aloka Company and formed Hitachi Aloka Medical....

The DC-T6 ultrasound system from Mindray Medical features a high-resolution, 15-inch TFT monitor as well as a swivel and height-adjustable control panel....

Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc., launched the Aplio 500 ultrasound system, enabling clinicians to diagnose using advanced visualization tools.

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November 27, 2011 – BRIT Systems, Inc., announced new cardiac imaging enhancements to WebWorks, a 100% browser-based viewer....

November 28, 2011 – Siemens Healthcare launched the Acuson S3000, its latest ultra-premium ultrasound platform, at the 97th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of Nor...

Biodex is introducing its new line of vascular ultrasound tables for vascular and echocardiography imaging during RSNA 2011.

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October 26, 2011 – Lantheus Medical Imaging announced it has been awarded three-year supplier contracts with Premier Purchasing Partners, the group purchasing unit of the Premier healthcare allianc...

The Logiq S8 portable ultrasound system from GE Healthcare fits easily into small exam rooms, can be rolled to where it is needed and provides images across a variety of clinical areas including ab...

At the 2011 American Hospital Radiology Administrators conference (AHRA), Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A....

The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) and lifeIMAGE announced a partnership that will give ASE members the ability to exchange medical images and data with anyone, anywhere....

The features available on the Aplio XG, Aplio MX, Xario XG and Viamo systems include Auto IMT, 4-D imaging improvements and workflow protocol enhancements....

The portable Panasonic CardioHealth Station is an automated and portable cardiovascular imaging device that aims to complement traditional blood pressure and cholesterol measurement and helps detect t...

The Siemens Acuson SC2000 system is the only system that delivers the same detail resolution across the entire image without sacrificing frame rates....

Ultrasound is often used as a first-line diagnostic exam to quickly and safely diagnose a range of patient conditions.

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Intelligent Structured Reporting (ISR) technology, an advanced software decision support system, has been added to the Synapse family of software solutions to enhance clinical workflow and increase di...

Auto-IMT, from Toshiba, can measure the thickness of the intima-media layers of the carotid artery, for evaluating an asymptomatic patient’s risk of developing cardiovascular disease....

The GE Healthcare Vivid E9 Breakthrough 2011 (BT11) is built for 4-D imaging and features elements designed to help improve image quality, quantification and workflow.

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Several upgrades are now available on Toshiba’s Viamo ultrasound system, including ApliPure Plus, Tissue Pure Imaging, a new high-frequency, tightly curved transducer and a DICOM structured reporting....

The Siemens Acuson S2000 ultrasound system, release 2.0, is a multi-specialty platform featuring 2-D and color Doppler imaging performance and a wide breadth of applications.

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The iU22 xMatrix premium ultrasound system, by Philips, focuses on enhanced patient care, increased clinical confidence and bringing more diagnostic information to the reading room....

The Biodex Sound Pro Combination Table combines imaging features of both the Ultra Pro and Echo Pro tables, making it a versatile solution to any imaging facility....