Ultrasound Systems

Siemens, Acuson X600, ultrasound systems

Siemens Healthcare announces the availability of the Acuson X600, a cost-effective new ultrasound system with advanced technologies migrated from premium Siemens systems and workflow efficiencies for clinical applications in general imaging, obste...

Siemens Healthcare has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the new Prime edition of its Acuson SC2000 premium cardiovascular imaging system — a system that offers live full-volume color Doppler imaging of heart v...

The system uses the same traditional principles of ultrasound that have been used for decades, but uses HDlive software to calculate depth, shape and detail. The system includes noise-removal, image enhancement, color and light.

GE Healthcare introduces the Vscan with Dual Probe with the first of its kind 2-in-1 probe to give healthcare providers more uses for pocket ultrasound.

Ultrasound systems, RSNA 2014, Aplio 300 and 500 Platinum series
With the introduction of the Aplio 300 and 500 Platinum Series from Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc., clinicians can now meet goals of the Centers for...
iVu Imaging Corp. Hitachi, Sofia, automated breast ultrasound, ABUS
Hitachi Aloka Medical America Inc. and iVu Imaging Corp. announced the signing of an agreement making HAMA the exclusive North American distributor of iVu’s...
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has put out a public safety notice asking expectant parents not to use ultrasound systems without a medical need.
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Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a technique that allows ultrasound to penetrate bone or metal, using customized structures that...
Ultrasound systems, RSNA 2014, Aplio 300 and 500 Platinum series
Through an agreement between iVu Imaging Corp. and Hitachi Aloka Medical America Inc. (HAMA), iVu's Sofia automated whole breast ultrasound...
The SoftVue automated breast ultrasound from Delphinus Medical Technologies Inc. now includes color imaging based on tissue characteristics...
The Samsung RS80A high-resolution ultrasound system provides fast, easy and accurate imaging across a number of applications, such as...

Articles

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has put out a public safety notice asking expectant parents not to use ultrasound systems without a medical need.
The U.S. ultrasound market reached an all-time high of $1.44 billion in 2013 — a growth of almost 3 percent over 2012, according to Klein Biomedical...
Physicians at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago were as stunned in 1979 by Godfrey Hounsfield’s exclamation as Hounsfield was at the computed...
Shear-wave elastography is set to become an important tool for detecting breast cancer, as it will reduce the number of breast biopsies performed and...

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The CME webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" will educate participants in the state of the art clinical and emerging...
This webinar discusses why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient and...
The webinar "Any Image, Anywhere" explains the new ways radiologists and clinicians can boost productivity, optimize scarce resources, and connect their...

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