Ultrasound Imaging

Hitachi Aloka Medical America, Arietta ultrasound, iVu, Sofia whole-breast imaging system, RSNA 2016
Technology | Ultrasound Womens Healthcare | September 30, 2016

Hitachi Aloka Medical America recently announced the support of its Arietta 70 and Arietta 60 ultrasound systems...

virtual reality

Graphic courtesy of Pixabay

Blog | Information Technology | September 28, 2016

If we are to look forward to the development of smartphone technology for radiology applications, we might do well...

Carestream, RSNA 2016 products, OnSight 3-D Extremity System, Touch Prime Ultrasound, DRX-Excel Plus, Clinical Collaboration Platform
News | Imaging | September 27, 2016

September 27, 2016 — Carestream Health announced that it will be displaying a wide range of products at the 2016...

GE Healthcare, Vivid iq portable cardiovascular ultrasound, RSNA 2016, launch
Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | September 22, 2016

GE Healthcare announced the global commercial launch of its new generation of high-end portable compact...

Photo courtesy of Philips Healthcare

Blog | Information Technology | September 22, 2016

Already last century (it feels strange writing that) someone, somewhere realized that laptops had enough horsepower...

contrast-enhanced ultrasound, CEUS, liver cancer, hepatocellular carcinoma, study, Advances in Contrast Ultrasound conference, ICUS
News | Ultrasound Imaging | September 12, 2016

September 12, 2016 — Tiny microbubbles are being used to more effectively...

chemotherapy, radiation therapy

Epsilon’s EchoInsight software is used to help evaluate cardiotoxcity due to chemotherapy or radiation therapy.

Feature | Radiation Oncology | September 07, 2016 | By Dave Fornell

Cardio-oncology is an emerging field that combines the expertise of both cardiology and oncology to assess and treat...

Toshiba, Aplio 500 Platinum ultrasound, International Contrast Ultrasound Society, ICUS, live case, contrast-enhanced
News | Ultrasound Imaging | September 07, 2016

September 7, 2016 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.

autism severity, diagnostic ultrasound, link, UW stud, genetics
Feature | Ultrasound Imaging | September 02, 2016

September 2, 2016 — For children with autism and a class of genetic disorders, diagnostic...

3-D ultrasound, 3D ultrasound, fetal ultrasound

3-D and 4-D ultrasound technologies help to determine congenital birth defects. The golden colored images offered by 3-D/4-D ultrasound aid in detecting defects distinctly as compared to grey colored images delivered by 2-D ultrasound systems. 

Feature | Ultrasound Imaging | August 31, 2016 | Snehal Chougule

The past decade has witnessed significant developments in ultrasound technologies ranging from portable devices,...

best ultrasound technician schools, 2016 ranking, College Choice
News | Ultrasound Imaging | August 22, 2016

College Choice, a leading authority in college and university rankings and resources, has published its 2016...

Carestream, Touch Prime ultrasound system, Touch Prime XE, Society for Vascular Ultrasound 2016 conference
News | Ultrasound Imaging | August 17, 2016

Carestream showcased its Touch Prime and Touch Prime XE Ultrasound Systems at the Society for Vascular Ultrasound...

Carestream, AHRA 2016, medical imaging, healthcare IT, JUMP to DR
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | August 09, 2016

Carestream featured its portfolio of innovative medical imaging and healthcare IT systems at the recent Association...

PRI-MUS protocol, ExactVu micro-ultrasound, prostate cancer, lesion identification, The Journal of Urology study

ExactVu micro-ultrasound system image courtesy of Exact Imaging.

News | Prostate Cancer | August 08, 2016

July 28, 2016 — Exact Imaging announced that The Journal of Urology has published the initial results suppor

concussion
News | Clinical Study | August 05, 2016

Mapping blood flow in the brain of athletes using an advanced form of ultrasound may make it easier to more...

duplex ultrasound, training simulator, University of Washington, mannequin

An operator is familiarized with the computer display of the duplex ultrasound training simulator while manipulating the ultrasound transducer on a manequin's neck. Photo provided by Florence Sheehan, University of Washington.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | July 27, 2016

July 27, 2016 — A team with funding from the National Institutes of Health has created a new...

mitral valve surgery outcomes, twisting of the heart, echocardiography, NICSMR, JACC Basic to Translational Science
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 20, 2016

July 20, 2016 — A novel study has found a simple pre-operative...

ASE, SCCT, SCMR, guideline, multimodality imaging, transposition of the great arteries, TGA
News | Pediatric Imaging | July 20, 2016

At the end of June, experts from three different medical societies released a new guideline to help optimize...

SonoCiné, 3-D multiplanar reconstruction software, Automated Whole Breast Ultrasound, AWBUS
Technology | Ultrasound Womens Healthcare | July 20, 2016

SonoCiné recently unveiled new 3-D whole breast multiplanar reconstruction software to improve early detection of...

photoacoustic imaging

Images of prostate cells captured through photoacoustic imaging. Top: cancer cells that express the targeted cancer marker, PSMA; bottom: cells that lack PSMA. A research team led by Kent Nastiuk of Roswell Park Cancer Institute has published new evidence that this approach can be a useful tool in monitoring and selecting treatments for many cancers.

News | Prostate Cancer | July 15, 2016

While active surveillance is often recommended for patients with nonaggressive prostate cancer to reduce unnecessary...

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