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.

GE Healthcare first, Vscan Extend, app-based ultrasound, dual-probe, RSNA 2017
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | January 12, 2017
January 12, 2017 — GE Healthcare recently unveiled its new generation of pocket-sized, dual-probe...
Hitachi, Vector Flow Mapping, TedMed 2016, Partho Sengupta, holographic evaluation of cardiac valves
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | January 04, 2017
January 4, 2017 — A new ground-breaking technology that allows evaluation of cardiac valves using holograms was...
Videos | Ultrasound Imaging | December 07, 2016
Sabrina Newell, MS, RCS, clinical analyst at healthcare consulting firm MD Buyline, explains some of the trends and new...
pediatric echocardiograms, cardiovascular ultrasound, therapy dog impact, animal-assisted therapy, Human Animal Bond Research Initiative, HABRI
News | Pediatric Imaging | October 25, 2016
October 25, 2016 — The Human Animal Bond Research Initiative (HABRI) announced it has awarded a $44,000 grant to Duke...
Analogic Corp., bk3500 ultrasound system, cardiac imaging software, ACEP 2016, RSNA 2016
News | Ultrasound Imaging | October 18, 2016
October 18, 2016 — Analogic Corp. announced last week that it will introduce its new premium cardiac imaging software...
GE Healthcare, Logiq E9 XDclear 2.0, RSNA 2015
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | October 17, 2016
October 17, 2016 — At the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2016 annual meeting, GE Healthcare will...
Philips, Lumify smart-device ultrasound, S4-1 cardiac transducer, RSNA 2016
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | October 14, 2016
October 14, 2016 — Philips announced at The American College of Emergency Physicians' (ACEP) annual meeting that it has...
GE Healthcare, Optison ultrasound contrast agent, FDA labeling change, cardiac shunts, intra-arterial injection
Technology | Contrast Media | October 04, 2016
October 4, 2016 — GE Healthcare announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a label change...
GE Healthcare, Vivid iq portable cardiovascular ultrasound, RSNA 2016, launch
Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | September 22, 2016
September 22, 2016 — GE Healthcare announced the global commercial launch of its new generation of high-end portable...
chemotherapy, radiation therapy

Epsilon’s EchoInsight software is used to help evaluate cardiotoxcity due to chemotherapy or radiation therapy.

Feature | Radiation Oncology | September 07, 2016 | By Dave Fornell
Cardio-oncology is an emerging field that combines the expertise of both ...
Toshiba, Aplio 500 Platinum ultrasound, International Contrast Ultrasound Society, ICUS, live case, contrast-enhanced
News | Ultrasound Imaging | September 07, 2016
September 7, 2016 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. announced that its Aplio 500 Platinum...
mitral valve surgery outcomes, twisting of the heart, echocardiography, NICSMR, JACC Basic to Translational Science
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 20, 2016
July 20, 2016 — A novel study has found a simple pre-operative...
ASE, SCCT, SCMR, guideline, multimodality imaging, transposition of the great arteries, TGA
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...
Csound, GE ultrasound, cSound, Mitral valve, cardiac ultrasound, cardiac echo, echocardiography, echo advances, ASE.16, ASE 2016, advances in cardiovascular ultrasound

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 June....
Videos | Cardio-oncology | June 30, 2016
Interview with Federico Asch, M.D., FACC, FASE, associate director of the echocardiography core lab at Medstar Health...
Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 28, 2016
Interview with MD Buyline clinical analysts Jon Brubaker and Sabrina Newell at the American Society of Echocardiography...
Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 28, 2016
Interview with Rebecca Hahn, M.D., FASE, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, at the American Society of...
Epsilon Imaging, EchoInsight, left ventricle, LV measurement, strain imaging, ASE 2016
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 17, 2016
June 17, 2016 — Epsilon Imaging Inc. announced a research study was presented at the American Society of...
hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, HCM, strain echocardiography, risk assessment, ASE 2016
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 13, 2016
June 13, 2016 – After following a large sub-set of patients, researchers found that by using...