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.

cardio-oncology, echo strain assessment, echoinsight, epsilon

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...

American Society of Echocardiography, ASE guideline, left ventricular diastolic function, LV, heart failure, JASE
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 ...

Konica Minolta, Sonimage HS1, version 3.0, compact ultrasound
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | April 28, 2016

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

Toshiba, Aplio Platinum ultrasound, U.S. Department of Defense, ATO, cybersecurity
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...

Lund University Sweden study, harmful plaque, cardiovascular health, ultrasound

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...

Technology | PACS Accessories | March 21, 2016

March 21, 2016 — Core Sound Imaging Inc., provider of Studycast cloud...

Technavio market report, global medical imaging market, refurbished systems
News | Radiology Imaging | March 10, 2016

March 10, 2016 — According to the latest research study released by Technavio, the global medical imaging market is...

Toshiba, Aplio 500 Platinum cardiovascular ultrasound, Trinity Mother Frances, East Texas
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | March 09, 2016

March 9, 2016 —The Louis and Peaches Owen Heart Hospital at Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics is...

Fujifilm Sonosite took a different route for handheld ultrasound systems with its iViz, used for point of care ultrasound.

Fujifilm Sonosite took a different route for handheld systems with its iViz ultrasound system.

Feature | Ultrasound Imaging | March 02, 2016 | Jeff Zagoudis
Laerdal Medical, SonoSim, Laerdal-SonoSim Ultrasound Solution, education and training simulator

The Laerdal-SonoSim Ultrasound Solution for SimMan3G and SimMom brings ultrasound training to life with computerized mannequins that can breathe, blink, and bleed just like humans, bridging classroom learning and real-life clinical experience without putting actual patients at risk.

Technology | Simulators | February 17, 2016

February 17, 2016 — Laerdal Medical, provider of...

ultrasound-activated microbubbles, heart attack, pig model, NIBIB, human clinical trials

An ultrasound-stimulated microbubble burrows through a fibrin clot (green) allowing penetration of the surrounding fluid into the clot (yellow). Image courtesy of Christopher Acconci and David Goertz, University of Toronto.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | February 11, 2016

February 11, 2016 — Researchers funded by the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)...

Alpha Source, data study, ultrasound equipment, total cost of ownership
News | Ultrasound Imaging | February 01, 2016

February 1, 2016 — Alpha Source, a Milwaukee-based provider of healthcare technology management solutions, announced...

AMA, investigational CPT code, myocardial strain imaging, cardio-oncology
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | January 27, 2016

January 27, 2016 — Effective Jan. 1, 2016, the American Medical Association (AMA) Current Procedural Terminology (...

Fujifilm, SonoSite Edge II, portable ultrasound system, FDA and CE clearance
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | January 26, 2016

January 26, 2016 — Fujifilm SonoSite Inc. announced CE mark and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)...

Fujifilm VisualSonics, Vevo MD, UHF, ultra-high frequency ultrasound, CE Mark
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | January 11, 2016

January 11, 2016 — Fujifilm VisualSonics Inc. announced CE mark for the Vevo MD, what the company calls the world’s...

ASE, guidelines, echocardiography, cardiac sources of stroke, embolism
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | January 07, 2016

January 7, 2016 — Stroke is the third leading...

Carestream, Touch Prime XE ultrasound, accepting orders, RSNA 2015
News | Ultrasound Imaging | January 04, 2016

January 4, 2016 — Carestream Health is receiving orders for its Carestream Touch Prime and Touch Prime XE...

Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | December 30, 2015

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