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 | February 17, 2015

February 17, 2015 — Certain types of chemotherapy are associated with heart issues known as cancer therapeutics-...

Cardiovascular ultrasound, ultrasound systems, RSNA 2015, 5D Heart

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Technology | February 05, 2015

February 5, 2015 — Samsung Electronics America Inc. introduced the...

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News | January 16, 2015

January 16, 2015 — ImaCor Inc. will be showcasing for the first time...

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News | January 15, 2015

January 15, 2015 — At Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon, India, five EchoBox devices were connected to five GE Vivid...

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Feature | January 14, 2015

January 14, 2015 — According to a new report by iData Research, ultrasound equipment providers in the United States...

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Technology | December 22, 2014

December 22, 2014 — With the introduction of the Aplio 300 and 500 Platinum Series from Toshiba America Medical...

Blog | December 19, 2014

There were a few intriguing technology trends at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2014 meeting that...

Samsung Introduces RS80A Ultrasound System

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Technology | November 25, 2014

November 25, 2014 — Samsung Electronics America Inc. announced availability in the United States of the Samsung...

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News | November 25, 2014

November 25, 2014 — A new study by researchers from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai found that training...

Siemens, Acuson X600, RSNA 2014
Technology | November 04, 2014

Nov. 4, 2014 — Siemens Healthcare announces the availability of the Acuson X600, a cost-effective new...

Siemens Acuson X600 Ultrasound System Adds to X Family
Technology | November 03, 2014

November 3, 2014 — Siemens Healthcare announces the availability of the Acuson X600 – a new...

 Mindray Introduces Point-of-Care Ultrasound System at ACEP
Technology | October 29, 2014

Oct. 29, 2014 — At the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) annual meeting in Chicago, Mindray introduced...

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Gammex 410 Multipurpose Ultrasound Accreditation Phantoms image courtesy of Gammex Inc.

Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | October 22, 2014

October 22, 2014 — The Gammex 410 family of...

Siemens FDA Clearance ACUSON SC2000 Prime Ultrasound System

Siemens Gains FDA Clearance of Acuson SC2000 Prime Ultrasound System.

Technology | October 21, 2014

October 21, 2014 — Siemens Healthcare has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the...

Samsung Tablet-based Ultrasound Trial Shows Lifesaving Potential in Emergency Services
Feature | October 20, 2014

October 20, 2014 — Samsung Electronics America Inc. announced the preliminary results of a groundbreaking...

diagram summarizes one-way sensitivity analyses for the CVR strategy compared with the medical therapy strategy for the base-case analysis.

Tornado diagram summarizes one-way sensitivity analyses for the CVR strategy compared with the medical therapy strategy for the base-case analysis. Most ICERs were close to the base-case result because model parameters were varied through plausible ranges, with the exceptions of the cost of revascularization and the cost of chronic stroke care. Parameters are shown in descending order of influence on model results. RR = risk ratio.

News | October 15, 2014

October 15, 2014 — Imaging can be a cost-effective way to identify people at risk for stroke who might benefit from...

Technology | October 14, 2014

October 14, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Lumason (sulfur hexafluoride lipid...

ASEF Grant Echo Can Dt Coronary Lesions Chest Pain Patients

Dr. Victor Mor-Avi of the University of Chicago accepts the 2014 ASEF Research Award at Summit 2014.

News | October 06, 2014

October 6, 2014 — The ASE Education and Research Foundation hosted a one-day event, Value-Based Healthcare: Summit...

Esaote Receives FDA Clearnce for Portable MyLab Gamma Ultrasound System
News | October 03, 2014

October 3, 2014 — Esaote North America announced that its new MyLab Gamma...

Societies Release First Appropriate Use Criteria for Pediatric Heart Disease
News | September 30, 2014

September 30, 2014 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with eight partnering societies, released the...