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.

Technology | February 25, 2010
The 1.2 release of the ACUSON SC2000 volume imaging ultrasound system delivers nonstitched, real-time, full-volume...
Technology | February 15, 2010
February 15, 2010 – A small pocket-sized ultrasound system was released today to provide physicians with imaging...

PageWriter Trim III Cardiograph by Philips Healthcare.

News | January 20, 2010
January 20, 2010 - Nearly $1 million of medical equipment and supplies donated by a leading medical manufacturer is...
New Cardiovascular Imaging Text Book Focuses on the Patient

The ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Imaging. Zamorano, J.L. Bax, J.J. Rademakers, F.E. Knuuti, J. (Eds.).

News | December 29, 2009
December 29, 2009 - Imaging is at the heart of diagnostic procedures and is the focus of the "ESC Textbook of...
News | December 09, 2009
December 9, 2009 – Of the 1,200 cardiologists and cardiovascular ultrasound technicians recently surveyed, 87 percent...
Technology | December 07, 2009
December 7, 2009 – Six widely used tests that determine risk factors for a specific disease are included in Medweb’s...
News | December 07, 2009
December 7, 2009 – New OEM ultrasound software solutions for dynamic 3D assessment of the fetal heart, 3D ultrasound...
Normal dyssynchrony is demonstrated using Toshibas 3D wall motion tracking for the Aplio Artida ultrasound system. The left ventricle is color coded all green showing timing is in sync, while dyssynchrony would be color coded red.

Normal dyssynchrony is demonstrated using Toshibas 3D wall motion tracking for the Aplio Artida ultrasound system. The left ventricle is color coded all green showing timing is in sync, while dyssynchrony would be color coded red.

Feature | November 11, 2009 | Brian D. Hoit, M.D., professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics, Case Western Reserve University, director of Echocardiography, University Hospitals Case Medical Center.
Since the introduction of cardiac ultrasound, investigators have sought to quantify cardiac function in three...
Technology | November 06, 2009
The Carotid Intima-Media Thickness (CIMT) Screening, which maps and assesses vascular age, is one of the many easily...
News | November 04, 2009
November 4, 2009 - “We know it's less expensive to treat a disease in its early stages, yet CMS’ reimbursement policies...
News | November 02, 2009
November 2, 2009 — Ascent Healthcare Solutions said last week it received the industry’s first and only 510(k)...
News | October 06, 2009
October 6, 2009 – ProSolv CardioVascular, a Fujifilm company, recently said the Veterans in Partnership Healthcare...
Technology | October 02, 2009
October 2, 2009 – Verathon yesterday released the new AortaScan AMI 9700 aortic measurement instrument, which uses...
News | September 28, 2009
September 28, 2009 - GE Healthcare and Biosense Webster Inc. announced new versions of the Vivid i and Vivid q...
News | September 22, 2009
September 22, 2009 – Midwest Ultrasound, a proven leader in providing quality cardiac and vascular ultrasound systems...
Feature | September 14, 2009
September 9, 2009 - Integrated backscatter (IBS) images were acquired with transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) and...
News | September 01, 2009
September 1, 2009 – Echocardiography with Doppler is the method of choice for the noninvasive evaluation of...
Siemens Ships Ultrasound Workstation for OB/GYN, Cardiac Imaging

syngo US Workplace 3.5

News | August 26, 2009
August 26, 2009 – Siemens Healthcare is now shipping its syngo US Workplace 3.5, with ultrasound applications for...
News | August 17, 2009
August 17, 2009 - SonoSite Inc., a specialist in hand-carried ultrasound for the point-of-care, announced that on Aug...
News | August 14, 2009
August 14, 2009 – Unity Health System-Park Ridge in Rochester, N.Y., upgraded its OB-Windows systems with two OBLinks...