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.

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...
ASE 2016, Mayo Clinic study, echocardiography, aortic flow rate, patient risk stratification
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 most...
ASE 2016, echocardiography, telemedicine, Arkansas, pediatric patients
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 13, 2016
June 13, 2016 — Two new research studies verify that...
ASE 2016, echocardiography, Seattle
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 01, 2016
June 1, 2016 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) will host its 27th Annual Scientific Sessions, June 10-14...
Technology | Radiology Imaging | May 18, 2016
May 18, 2016 — The Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) recently announced its launch of the IAC QI Self-...
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 function...
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 providing...
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) used...
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 (CPT)...