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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News | Ultrasound Imaging | September 07, 2016

September 7, 2016 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. announced that its Aplio 500 Platinum...

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News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 20, 2016

July 20, 2016 — A novel study has found a simple pre-operative...

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News | Pediatric Imaging | July 20, 2016

July 20, 2016 — At the end of June, experts from three different medical societies released a new guideline to help...

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An example of improved cardiac ultrasound image processing using the GE cSound technology, which can create CT-like quality 3-D renderings of the anatomy.

Feature | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 11, 2016 | Dave Fornell

There were several overall key trends evident at the 2016 meeting of the American Society of Echocardiography in...

Videos | Cardio-oncology | June 30, 2016

Interview with Federico Asch, M.D., FACC, FASE, associate director of the echocardiography core lab at Medstar...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 28, 2016

Interview with MD Buyline clinical analysts Jon Brubaker and Sabrina Newell at the American Society of...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 28, 2016

Interview with Rebecca Hahn, M.D., FASE, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, at the American Society of...

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News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 17, 2016

June 17, 2016 — Epsilon Imaging Inc. announced a research study was presented at the American Society of...

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News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 13, 2016

June 13, 2016 – After following a large sub-set of patients, researchers found that by using...

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News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 13, 2016

June 13, 2016 — Researchers from Mayo Clinic believe they have found a better way to risk stratify some of their...

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News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 13, 2016

June 13, 2016 — Two new research studies verify that...

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News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 01, 2016

June 1, 2016 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) will host its 27th Annual Scientific Sessions, June 10...

Technology | Radiology Imaging | May 18, 2016

May 18, 2016 — The Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) recently announced its launch of the IAC QI Self-...

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Epsilon's EchoInsight software helps analyze cardiac function by evaluating wall motion strain. 

Feature | Cardio-oncology | May 13, 2016 | Dave Fornell

Cardio-oncology is an emerging field that combines the expertise of both cardiology and oncology to assess and treat...

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News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | May 03, 2016

May 3, 2016 — Good news for clinicians and their patients: the evaluation of left ventricular (LV) diastolic...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 29, 2016

MD Buyline market analyst Jon Brubaker explains the new ...

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Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | April 28, 2016

April 28, 2016 — Konica Minolta introduced the latest version of the Sonimage HS1 compact...

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News | Ultrasound Imaging | April 08, 2016

April 8, 2016 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. has received authorization to operate (ATO) with the U.S. Air...

News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 28, 2016

March 28, 2016 — Civco Medical Solutions announced that it has acquired PCI Medical, a market leader in high-level...

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Illustration shows how harmful plaques are built up in the carotid artery. Image courtesy of Catrin Jakobsson/Lund University.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 24, 2016

March 24, 2016 — Researchers at Lund University in Sweden have discovered a new and more accurate way to distinguish...