Ultrasound Imaging

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

  • Based on Mindray’s Living Technology, the Resona 7 (Sapphire), ZS3 (Diamond) and TE7 (Crystal) new ultrasound upgrades offer significant enhancements in support of the company’s commitment to providing state-of-the-art ultrasound imaging.

  • GE Healthcare recently launched the Invenia automated breast ultrasound (ABUS) 2.0 system in the United States. This device is the only U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved ultrasound supplemental breast screening technology, according to GE, specifically designed for detecting...

  • This is an example of the new Fetal HQ heart and vascular software from GE Healthcare for fetal ultrasound. The software, for the Voluson E10, helps evaluate the fetal heart shape, size and contractibility. A feature called Radiant Flow shows the blood flow in a 3-D view.

  • Philips recently announced the introduction of the Epiq CVx cardiovascular ultrasound system. Built on the Epiq ultrasound platform, Epiq CVx is specifically designed to increase diagnostic confidence and simplify workflow for clinicians, giving them more time to interact with their patients and...

  • Hologic’s new Viera portable breast ultrasound system is now available for purchase in the United States and Europe. Delivering what the company calls exceptional image quality at the point of care, the Viera wireless ultrasound scanner provides physicians with the opportunity for earlier...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Ultrasound Imaging | December 14, 2018

Based on Mindray’s Living Technology, the...

Hitachi Medical Systems Europe Introduces Third-Generation Intelligent Vector Flow Mapping
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | December 07, 2018

December 7, 2018 — Hitachi Medical Systems Europe introduced what it calls the next level of intelligent Vector Flow...

GE Healthcare Unveils New Applications and Smart Devices Built on Edison Platform
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | December 05, 2018

December 5, 2018 — GE Healthcare recently announced new applications and smart devices built on Edison – a platform...

GE Healthcare Introduces Invenia ABUS 2.0
Technology | Ultrasound Women's Health | December 03, 2018

December 3, 2018 — GE Healthcare recently launched the Invenia...

Videos | Ultrasound Imaging | November 28, 2018

This is an example of the new Fetal HQ heart and vascular software from GE Healthcare for fetal ultrasound. The...

Stratasys Ups Ante In Enterprise Imaging

One of several 3-D printed models at Stratasys booth during RSNA 2018.

Sponsored Content | Blog | RSNA | November 27, 2018 | Greg Freiherr

For medical practice to advance, efforts to make this practice more efficient must not come at the expense of...

Clarius Mobile Health Announces Clarius AI Collective Intelligence Ultrasound Platform
News | Ultrasound Imaging | November 21, 2018

November 21, 2018 — Clarius Mobile Health will announce a new collective intelligence...

Civco Medical Solutions Introduces Envision Viral Barrier at RSNA 2018
News | Ultrasound Imaging | November 20, 2018

November 20, 2018 – Civco Medical Solutions will present Envision, the next generation of...

QView Medical Showcases QVCAD for ABUS Exams at RSNA 2018
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | November 19, 2018

November 19, 2018 – QView Medical will showcase QVCAD, the first U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved...

SuperSonic Imagine Introduces Aixplorer Mach 30 Ultrasound at The Liver Meeting
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | November 14, 2018

November 14, 2018 — SuperSonic Imagine recently exhibited at The Liver Meeting, held Nov. 9-13 in San Francisco,...

New Robotic Arm System Optimizes Testing of Ultrasound Probes

Image courtesy of Esaote

News | Ultrasound Imaging | November 09, 2018

November 9, 2018 — Medical imaging company Esaote and The BioRobotics Institute of Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna in...

The Acuson Sequoia

The Acuson Sequoia from Siemens Healthineers.

Feature | Ultrasound Imaging | November 05, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

As the world’s most utilized medical imaging modality, ultrasound is likely to be featured heavily at the 2018...

Fujifilm SonoSite Launches New Point-of-Care Ultrasound Educational Resources
News | Ultrasound Imaging | November 01, 2018

November 1, 2018 — Fujifilm SonoSite Inc. announced the launch of its redesigned SonoSite Institute, a comprehensive...

Vygon and Sonoscanner Partnering on New Ultrasound System for Catheter Placement Guidance
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | October 31, 2018

October 31, 2018 — Vygon, an international group specialized in single-use medical devices, and French company...

Cardiac Ultrasound Software Streamlines Fetal Heart Exams
Feature | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | October 30, 2018

October 30, 2018 — At 18 weeks, a baby’s heart is the size of an olive and beating about 150 times per minute....

Hitachi Supports ASE Foundation Cardiovascular Outreach Mission in West Virginia
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | October 29, 2018

October 29, 2018 — Hitachi Healthcare Americas participated in the...

Philips Debuts Integrated Breast Ultrasound Solution
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | October 26, 2018

October 26, 2018 — Philips announced what it calls its ultimate...

Samsung Unveils New HERA Ultrasound Systems at ISUOG World Congress 2018

The HERA I10 ultrasound system on display at the ISUOG World Congress 2018. Image courtesy of Samsung Medison.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | October 24, 2018

October 24, 2018 — Samsung Electronics affiliate Samsung Medison is showcasing its new generation of premium...

Nanosonics Trophon2 High Level Disinfection System Available in U.S. and Canada
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | October 17, 2018

October 17, 2018 — Nanosonics announced the commercial availability of its Trophon2 high level disinfection (HLD)...