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.

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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 they...
StatVideo EchoBox
News | April 15, 2013
April 15, 2013 — At Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon, India, five EchoBox devices were connected to five GE Vivid ultrasound...
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 systems...
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...
Feature | March 07, 2013
March 7, 2013 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) has released a list of five interventions whose...
Cardiac Ultra Sound Echo ASE Choosing Wisely 5 THings Patients Should Question
Feature | February 25, 2013
February 25, 2012 — Taking a leadership role in addressing inefficient practices and improving care, the American...
News | February 20, 2013
February 20, 2013, — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) has joined the ABIM Foundation and 37 other...
News | January 18, 2013
January 18, 2013 — GE Healthcare announced that it has filed a supplemental new drug application (sNDA) that will allow...
Technology | January 14, 2013
April 27, 2012 — GE Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance and availability of the...
Videos | Cardiac Imaging | December 18, 2012
ITN and DAIC Editor Dave Fornell highlights the latest advancements that will impact cardiovascular imaging from the...
News | December 12, 2012
December 12, 2012 — Nearly 12 months after their first collaborative medical outreach project, the American Society of...
Toshiba is developing a radiation dose alert to show interventionalists how much dose they have delivered to their patient from X-ray angiography.

Toshiba is developing a radiation dose alert to show interventionalists how much dose they have delivered to their patient from X-ray angiography.

Feature | December 11, 2012 | Dave Fornell
The latest advances in cardiovascular imaging are usually shown first at the Radiological Society of North America (...
Technology | November 26, 2012
November 26, 2012 — At the 98th annual meeting of the...
Technology | November 21, 2012
November 20, 2012 – With the Acuson X700 ultrasound system, Siemens Healthcare has developed a powerful ultrasound...
Ultrasound systems RSNA 2012 Cardiovascular ultrasound Toship Assurance Program

Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc. expands its Assurance Program to offer reconditioned Toshiba ultrasound systems, including the Aplio Artida.

Technology | November 06, 2012
November 6, 2012 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. has expanded its Assurance Program to offer reconditioned...