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.

ECRI Institute, point-of-care ultrasound, POC, guide
Feature | May 08, 2015
May 8, 2015 — As the use of point-of-care (POC)...
Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai, Rush, tele-robotic ultrasound, telehealth
News | April 24, 2015
April 24, 2015 – A new clinical trial is testing the feasibility and efficiency of a doctor in New York City remotely...
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Feature | April 17, 2015 | Dave Fornell
The latest advances in echocardiography were discussed at a special evening symposium at the 2015 American College of...
TEE, 3-D TEE, 4-D TEE, GE

GE Healthcare's 3-D/4-D echo system, showing implantation of ASD occluder in a septal wall defect. This type of virtual surgical view enables several new types of procedures that otherwise would be difficult to perform.

Feature | April 08, 2015 | Jeff Zagoudis
Virginia Zoo, Sentara Heart Hospital, orangutans, ultrasound
News | April 03, 2015
April 3, 2015 — The Virginia Zoo veterinary team partnered with a team from Sentara Heart Hospital to perform...
Toshiba, Aplio Platinum CV, 300, 500, cardiovascular ultrasound, ACC

Aplio 300 Platinum CV image courtesy of Toshiba America Medical Systems.

Technology | March 27, 2015
March 27, 2015 — The Aplio Platnium Series CV (cardiovascular) ultrasound systems from Toshiba America Medical Systems...
BioImage study, Mount Sinai, cardiovascular disease, ultrasound, CT, detection
Feature | March 27, 2015
March 27, 2015 — Adding two non-invasive imaging tests to traditional cardiovascular disease risk factor assessment...
News | March 26, 2015
March 25, 2015 — Cardiac visualization and analysis software provider Epsilon Imaging announced the results of four...
News | March 26, 2015
March 26, 2015 — Siemens Healthcare introduced a new angiography system and new cardiac ultrasound apps at the 2015...
ScImage, PicomSRI, quantification standards, cardiac PACS, ultrasound, echo
Technology | March 03, 2015
March 3, 2015 — ScImage announced the immediate availability and deployment of updated quantification metrics based on...
Hitachi Aloka Medical, cardiovascular ultrasound, sales force
News | February 27, 2015
February 27, 2015 — Hitachi Aloka Medical America Inc. announced the creation of a new dedicated sales force targeting...
News | February 25, 2015
February 25, 2015 — SuperSonic Imagine announced a partnership with U.S.-based Unetixs Vascular Inc. to bring...
cancer survivors, cardiovascular ultrasound, echocardiograms
News | February 17, 2015
February 17, 2015 — Certain types of chemotherapy are associated with heart issues known as cancer therapeutics-related...
Cardiovascular ultrasound, ultrasound systems, RSNA 2015, 5D Heart

Image courtesy of Samsung

Technology | February 05, 2015
February 5, 2015 — Samsung Electronics America Inc. introduced the...
Ultrasound, Transesophageal, cardiovascular ultrasound, Zura EVO1

Image courtesy of ImaCor

News | January 16, 2015
January 16, 2015 — ImaCor Inc. will be showcasing for the first time...
StatVideo, EchoBox, GE, Vivid, India, tele-echo, telecardiology, teleradiology
News | January 15, 2015
January 15, 2015 — At Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon, India, five EchoBox devices were connected to five GE Vivid...
ultrasound, market, cardiovascular, 3-D, 4-D, United States, U.S.
Feature | January 14, 2015
January 14, 2015 — According to a new report by iData Research, ultrasound equipment providers in the United States are...
Ultrasound systems, RSNA 2014, Aplio 300 and 500 Platinum series

Image courtesy of Toshiba

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

Photo courtesy of Samsung

Technology | November 25, 2014
November 25, 2014 — Samsung Electronics America Inc. announced availability in the United States of the Samsung RS80A,...