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.

Improved Imaging Technique Could Increase Chances of Prostate Cancer Survival
News | Prostate Cancer | August 20, 2019

August 20, 2019 — According to the American Cancer Society, approximately...

Profound Medical Receives U.S. FDA 510(k) Clearance for Tulsa-Pro
Technology | Interventional Radiology | August 16, 2019

August 16, 2019 — Profound Medical Corp. announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...

Contrast Use in First Transthoracic Echocardiogram for Heart Failure Reduces Repeat Testing
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | August 07, 2019

August 7, 2019 — Heart failure is the fourth most common cause for all admission to U.S. hospitals, and it is the...

Digital Health Devices Used at Point of Care May Improve Diagnostic Certainty
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | August 05, 2019

August 5, 2019 — A West Virginia-based rural medical outreach event showcased the use of point-of-care technology in...

Studies Confirm Clinical Value of ShearWave Elastography for Liver Fibrosis Evaluation
News | Ultrasound Imaging | July 31, 2019

July 31, 2019 — SuperSonic Imagine announced the publication of the results of its prospective multicentric clinical...

Intelligent Ultrasound Group Collaborating With the National Imaging Academy Wales

The ScanTrainer transvaginal simulator is one example of Intelligent Ultrasound's simulation technologies.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | July 26, 2019

July 26, 2019 — Artificial...

FDA Clears Koios DS Breast 2.0 AI-based Software
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | July 11, 2019

July 11, 2019 — Koios Medical announced its second 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA...

360 Photos | Ultrasound Imaging | July 11, 2019

This 360 degree photo shows a basic, point-of-care cardiac echocardiogram being performed using a smartphone turned...

360 Photos | Ultrasound Imaging | July 09, 2019

A view of a mitral valve on a GE Healthcare Vivid E95 ...

360 Photos | Ultrasound Imaging | July 08, 2019

This is a 360 degree view of a live cardiac echo demonstration for the Siemens Healthineers Acuson SC2000...

3D Auto RV application image courtesy of Philips Healthcare

3D Auto RV application image courtesy of Philips Healthcare

Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 02, 2019

July 2, 2019 — Philips recently announced new advanced automation capabilities on its Epiq CVx and Epiq CVxi...

Konica Minolta Healthcare Partners With DiA Imaging Analysis for AI-based Cardiac Ultrasound Analysis
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 02, 2019

July 2, 2019 — DiA Imaging Analysis has partnered with Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. to expand analysis...

The Acuson Sequoia with Deep Abdominal Transducer (DAX) scanning a 600 pound patient.

The Acuson Sequoia with Deep Abdominal Transducer (DAX) scanning a 600 pound patient.

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Ultrasound Imaging | July 01, 2019

“With our present technology, we often struggle with large patients,” said Richard G. Barr, M.D., Ph.D., at...

FDA Issues Final Guidance on Marketing Clearance of Diagnostic Ultrasound Systems and Transducers
News | Ultrasound Imaging | June 27, 2019

June 26, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued the final guidance:...

LVivo EF Comparable to MRI, Contrast Echo in Assessing Ejection Fraction
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 19, 2019

June 19, 2019 — DiA Imaging Analysis announced the presentation of two studies assessing the performance and...

Warm Springs Health & Wellness Center Implements Digisonics Solution for OB Ultrasound
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | June 17, 2019

June 17, 2019 – Warm Springs Health & Wellness Center in Warm Springs, Ore., has selected the Digisonics OB...

Konica Minolta Healthcare Announces Autologous Biologics Workshop in Partnership With EmCyte Corp.
News | Ultrasound Imaging | June 12, 2019

June 12, 2019 — Konica Minolta Healthcare announced a new autologous biologics workshop in partnership with EmCyte...

Civco Launches Envision Ultrasound Viral Barriers
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | June 06, 2019

June 6, 2019 — Civco Medical Solutions announced a new solution that removes gel from...