Cardiovascular Ultrasound

Cardiovascular Institute of the South Upgrades Cardiac Ultrasound With New Toshiba Medical Systems
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 17, 2017

April 17, 2017 — To bolster its technology and treatment capabilities for coronary and peripheral artery diseases...

ASE, EACVI, focused update document, aortic stenosis, AS, echocardiography, new classification scheme
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 03, 2017

The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) and the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EASCVI) have...

Toshiba Medical, Aplio i900 cardiovascular ultrasound, FDA clearance, ACC 2017, RSNA 2017
Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | March 20, 2017

March 20, 2017 — Cardiologists can now access the advanced...

Lantheus Medical Imaging, Definity, FDA approval, label update, echocardiography, cardiac shunt contraindication
Technology | Contrast Media | February 02, 2017

Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of a label update for...

Arterys, Cardiac MRI, cardiac MRI advances

An example of the Arterys blood flow imaging assessment software that can help automate cardiac MRI. 

Feature | RSNA 2016 | January 30, 2017 | Dave Fornell

Each year imaging system manufacturers use the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) meeting at the end of...

ultrasound systems market, $5 billion, 2023, GlobalData report
News | Ultrasound Imaging | January 25, 2017

The ultrasound systems space, which covers 39 major markets, is set to rise steadily from $4.2 billion in 2016 to $5...

GE Healthcare first, Vscan Extend, app-based ultrasound, dual-probe, RSNA 2017
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | January 12, 2017

GE Healthcare unveiled its new generation of pocket-sized, dual-probe ultrasound, the Vscan Extend. From the...

Hitachi, Vector Flow Mapping, TedMed 2016, Partho Sengupta, holographic evaluation of cardiac valves
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | January 04, 2017

January 4, 2017 — A new ground-breaking technology that allows evaluation of cardiac valves using holograms was...

Videos | Ultrasound Imaging | December 07, 2016

Sabrina Newell, MS, RCS, clinical analyst at healthcare consulting firm MD Buyline, explains some of the trends and...

pediatric echocardiograms, cardiovascular ultrasound, therapy dog impact, animal-assisted therapy, Human Animal Bond Research Initiative, HABRI
News | Pediatric Imaging | October 25, 2016

The Human Animal Bond Research Initiative (HABRI) announced it has awarded a $44,000 grant to Duke University School...

Analogic Corp., bk3500 ultrasound system, cardiac imaging software, ACEP 2016, RSNA 2016
News | Ultrasound Imaging | October 18, 2016

Analogic Corp. announced last week that it will introduce its new premium cardiac imaging software for the bk3500...

GE Healthcare, Logiq E9 XDclear 2.0, RSNA 2015
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | October 17, 2016

At the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2015 annual meeting, GE Healthcare unveiled its new Logiq E9...

Philips, Lumify smart-device ultrasound, S4-1 cardiac transducer, RSNA 2016
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | October 14, 2016

October 14, 2016 — Philips announced at The American College of Emergency Physicians' (ACEP) annual meeting that it...

GE Healthcare, Optison ultrasound contrast agent, FDA labeling change, cardiac shunts, intra-arterial injection
Technology | Contrast Media | October 04, 2016

GE Healthcare announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a label change for the...

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...

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.

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...

Csound, GE ultrasound, cSound, Mitral valve, cardiac ultrasound, cardiac echo, echocardiography, echo advances, ASE.16, ASE 2016, advances in cardiovascular ultrasound

An example of improved cardiac ultrasound image processing using the GE cSound technology, which can create CT-like quality 3-D renderings of the anatomy.

Feature | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 11, 2016 | Dave Fornell

There were several overall key trends evident at the 2016 meeting of the American Society of Echocardiography in...

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