Ultrasound Imaging

Ultrasound uses sound waves to create images. This section includes echocardiography (echo), transthoracic echo (TTE), transesophageal echo (TEE), echo contrast, transducers, ultrasound software and point of care (POC) 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...

News | Ultrasound Transesophageal echo (TEE) | April 21, 2016

April 21, 2016 — CS Medical announced the release of their newest product designed to aid in the circle of care for...

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...

Toshiba, ACC 2016, American College of Cardiology, CT, MR, ultrasound, angiography, interventional radiology

Infinix 4-D CT image courtesy of Toshiba America Medical Systems.

News | Cardiac Imaging | March 30, 2016

March 30, 2016 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. announced it would demonstrate the following diagnostic...

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...

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,...

Clarius Mobile Health, wireless handheld ultrasound scanner, AIUM 2016, iOS and Android smart devices

Image courtesy of Clarius Mobile Health

News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 17, 2016

March 17, 2016 — Clarius Mobile Health is showcasing a new...

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...

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...

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