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.

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...

Technology | January 14, 2013

April 27, 2012 — GE Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance and availability of...

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...

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...

RSNA 2012 GE Healthcare Logiq Ultrasound Women's health
Technology | October 22, 2012

October 22, 2012 — At RSNA 2012, GE...

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine Ultrasound First Forum
News | October 16, 2012

October 16, 2012 — The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) will host an Ultrasound First Forum on...

News | October 11, 2012

October 11, 2012 — With this month’s approval of the Standards and Guidelines for Advanced Cardiovascular Sonography...

Simbionix U/S Mentor Simulator
Technology | October 08, 2012

October 8, 2012 — Simbionix USA Corp. will introduce the new advanced U/S (ultrasound) Mentor simulator at the...

News | September 19, 2012

September 19, 2012 — Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), a minimally invasive treatment for patients with...

Blog | August 29, 2012

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News | August 28, 2012

August 28, 2012 — The International Contrast Ultrasound Society (ICUS) applauded the U.S. Food and Drug...