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.

 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...

Gammex, 410, Multipurpose Accreditation Phantom, ultrasound, quality assurance, QA

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...

Frost & Sullivan Ultrasound Europe
News | September 11, 2014

September 11, 2014 — Growing awareness of the harmful effects of radiation exposure is driving the uptake of...

Esaote Receives FDA Clearance for Its Compact MyLab Six Ultrasound System
Technology | September 08, 2014

September 8, 2014 — Esaote North America announced its new MyLab Six...

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News | September 02, 2014

September 2, 2014 — Philips has launched Affiniti. The new...

Esaote MyLab Six Flexible Enhanced Ultrasound ESC
Technology | August 26, 2014

August 26, 2014 — Esaote is launching MyLab Six, a fast, accurate and highly flexible enhanced...

Esaote MyLab Gamma Cardiovascular Ultrasound System
Technology | August 25, 2014

August 25, 2014 — Esaote is launching MyLab Gamma, a best-in-class, highly portable “green”...

GE Healthcare Vscan Pocket-sized Ultrasound System With Dual Probe
Technology | August 20, 2014

August 20, 2014 — GE Healthcare introduces the Vscan with Dual Probe with the first of its kind 2-in-1 probe to give...

Sono-Wipes Available for Ultrasound Market
Technology | August 20, 2014

August 20, 2014 — Advanced Ultrasound Electronics announced the availability of Sono-Wipes, a one-step disinfectant...

Robotic-assisted Ultrasound Imaging May Aid Day-to-Day Practice
News | August 18, 2014

August 18, 2014 — Two Mount Sinai research studies in the August issue of the Journal of the American College of...

New Technology Enables Enhanced Blood Flow Visualization With Ultrasound

Available SMI modes from Toshiba America Medical Systems

News | August 11, 2014

August 11, 2014 — Toshiba America Medical Systems is making it possible for clinicians to use...

Feature | August 11, 2014

August 11, 2014 — Imaging experts from the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) released a paper, "Guidelines...

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