Cardiovascular Ultrasound

This channel includes news and new technology innovations about cardiovascular ultrasounds. Cardiovascular ultrasounds, or echocardiograms, use ultrasound imaging to provide a picture of the heart.

Epiq ultrasound system, anatomical intelligence, echo
Technology | August 30, 2013

August 30, 2013 — Philips Healthcare launched the Epiq ultrasound system, a first-of-its-kind ultrasound...

Diagnosing Pericardial Disease Using Multi-modality Imaging Protocols
Feature | August 30, 2013

August 30, 2013 — To counter the significant levels of morbidity and mortality associated with pericardial disease (...

 Hologram on stage at ASE 2013
Feature | July 16, 2013

July 16, 2013 — The first-ever presentation at a medical conference using hologram technology instead of traditional...

hTEE 24/7 Clinical Support Program ImaCor
News | July 16, 2013

July 16, 2013 — ImaCor Inc. announced the implementation of the 24/7...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 15, 2013

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell highlights some of the biggest trends and most innovative technology discussed during the...

News | July 11, 2013

July 11, 2013 — Sudden cardiac death (SCD) is the leading cause of death in high school-aged athletes. To determine...

News | July 10, 2013

July 10, 2013 — Researchers have announced the results of a five-year study that shows early fetal...

News | July 09, 2013

July 9, 2013 — Researchers have announced the results of a study which shows that among patients readmitted for...

News | June 25, 2013

June 25, 2013 — More than 54 companies will display their latest products and services at the American Society of...

News | June 07, 2013

June 7, 2013 — Led by the launch of the Aplio 500 and Aplio 300...

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Feature | May 31, 2013

May 31, 2013 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) released a new expert consensus statement this week...

Philips CX50 xMATRIX  TEE, ICE, Diagnostic Features
Technology | May 29, 2013

May 29, 2013 — Philips Healthcare announced that CX50 xMatrix, the first portable ultrasound with Philips' Live 3-D...

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Feature | May 14, 2013 | Dave Fornell

During the American College of Cardiology 2013 (ACC.13) annual meeting in March, vendors discussed several trends...

StatVideo EchoBox
News | April 15, 2013

April 15, 2013 — At Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon, India, five EchoBox devices were connected to five GE Vivid...

Toshiba Aplio 500
Technology | April 05, 2013

April 5, 2013 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. has introduced the Aplio 500 and Aplio 300 CV ultrasound...

Feature | April 01, 2013

February 21, 2013 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) has released a list of five interventions whose...

Choosing Wisely ASE Echocardiogram
News | March 25, 2013

March 25, 2013 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) released a list of five interventions whose...

Toshiba echo activation image showing a color-coded map of where activation starts and ends during each contraction. This example shows a posterior lateral infarction timing defect.

Technology | March 15, 2013

March 15, 2013 – For better treatment planning during...

News | March 14, 2013

March 14, 2013 — Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted...