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.

News | May 30, 2012

May 30, 2012 — Leroy Chiao, Ph.D., a former NASA astronaut, will share his experiences in performing and...

Feature | May 15, 2012 | Dave Fornell

Hardware and software advances are enabling echocardiography to greatly expand its capability with increased...

Lantheus Announces Manufacturing, Supply Agreements for Cardiolite, Neurolite
News | May 14, 2012

May 14, 2012 — Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced new manufacturing and supply agreements with Jubilant...

Technology | May 14, 2012

May 14, 2012 — GE Healthcare introduced a new version of its Vscan pocket-sized...

News | April 19, 2012

April 19, 2012 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) received a report from a hospital that 16 patients had...

News | April 05, 2012

April 5, 2012 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC) released a list of “Five Things Physicians and Patients...

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News | March 23, 2012

March 23, 2012 — Improving the ability to diagnose cardiac disease with advanced ultrasound imaging, Toshiba America...

Technology | March 16, 2012

March 16, 2012 — Epocrates is releasing two new, free mobile device applications for cardiologists during the...

Technology | March 12, 2012

March 12, 2012 — Siemens Healthcare announced shipment of the Acuson S1000 ultrasound system, a premium ultrasound...

Lantheus Announces Partnership for Distribution of Definity Echo Contrast in China

Illustration of Definity use in Apical 4 Chamber imaging

News | February 29, 2012

February 29, 2012 — Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced a strategic distribution arrangement for its Definity...

News | February 16, 2012

February 16, 2012 — A partnership between the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) and GE Healthcare used...

News | January 12, 2012

January 12, 2012 — A project led by The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) will utilize the latest...

Technology | January 11, 2012

January 11, 2012 – Siemens Healthcare announced that the 2.0 version of the Acuson SC2000 volume imaging ultrasound...

Technology | January 03, 2012

January 3, 2012— In 2011, Hitachi Medical Corp. acquired Aloka Company and formed Hitachi Aloka Medical...

Technology | December 28, 2011

December 28, 2011 — Mindray Medical introduced the DC-T6 ultrasound system at the 2011 Radiological Society of North...

News | December 27, 2011

December 27, 2011 — The January 2012 issue of the Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography (JASE) will...

Videos | Cardiac Imaging | December 21, 2011

ITN Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour off some of the most innovative new cardiac imaging technology advances at the...

News | December 19, 2011

December 19, 2011 – The role of cardiovascular ultrasound in the catheterization laboratory has never been...

News | December 09, 2011

December 9, 2011 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) and the Society of Cardiovascular...

News | December 08, 2011

December 8, 2011 — Two new studies report that echocardiography has a central role to play in identifying patients...