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.

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 appreciated...
News | December 09, 2011
December 9, 2011 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) and the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (...
News | December 08, 2011
December 8, 2011 — Two new studies report that echocardiography has a central role to play in identifying patients at...
News | December 08, 2011
December 8, 2011 — Speckle training echocardiography (STE) is the subject of two studies being presented at EUROECHO...

The TeraRecon time-volume analysis software shows myocardial perfusion in CT datasets. The color-coded myocardium shows areas of high and low contrast, similar to radiotracer PET and SPECT perfusion imaging.

Feature | December 06, 2011 | Dave Fornell
Vendors showcase the latest medical imaging technological advances each year during the annual Radiological Society of...
Technology | November 30, 2011
November 30, 2011 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc., launched the Aplio 500 ultrasound system, enabling clinicians...
News | November 30, 2011
March 23, 2011 –The fifth in a series of in-depth market studies dedicated to the compact ultrasound market indicates...
Technology | November 28, 2011
November 27, 2011 – BRIT Systems, Inc., announced new cardiac imaging enhancements to WebWorks, a 100% browser-based...
Technology | November 28, 2011
November 28, 2011 – Siemens Healthcare launched the Acuson S3000, its latest ultra-premium ultrasound platform, at the...
Technology | November 23, 2011
Biodex is introducing its new line of vascular ultrasound tables for vascular and echocardiography imaging during RSNA...
News | November 16, 2011
November 16, 2011 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) issued a response voicing concerns over the...
News | November 14, 2011
November 14, 2011 – The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) reported that the Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs...
News | November 07, 2011
November 7, 2011 — This year’s annual meeting of the European Association of Echocardiography (EAE), a registered...
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News | November 03, 2011
November 3, 2011 – Lantheus Medical Imaging announced important changes to the U.S. product label for Definity Vial for...
Lantheus Awarded Premier Agreements For Ultrasound, MRI Contrast Agents
Technology | October 26, 2011
October 26, 2011 – Lantheus Medical Imaging announced it has been awarded three-year supplier contracts with Premier...
Echocardiographic Evaluation of Cancer Patients
News | October 24, 2011
  October 24, 2011 – The European Association of Echocardiography (EAE) has announced it is working together with the...
Technology | October 20, 2011
The Acuson S2000 ultrsound system is built on Siemens’ most advanced next-generation acoustic technologies to offer...
ASE Study Shows Echocardiography Benefits for Cancer Patients
News | October 14, 2011
October 14, 2011 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) is preparing a guideline document on using strain...
Technology | October 12, 2011
October 12, 2011 – The Logiq S8 portable ultrasound system from GE Healthcare fits easily into small exam rooms, can be...