Ultrasound Imaging

Ultrasound uses sound waves to create images. This section includes breast ultrasound, echocardiography (echo), transthoracic echo (TTE), transesophageal echo (TEE), echo contrast, transducers, ultrasound software and point of care (POC) ultrasound.

Technology | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | June 19, 2018

June 19, 2018 — EDAP TMS SA has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its...

Epsilon Imaging Demonstrates Strain Imaging Integration for Echo Programs at ASE 2018
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 19, 2018

June 19, 2018 — Clinical practice, along with guidelines and research, have shown that...

Hitachi Medical Systems Europe Named Imaging Supplier for London Prostate Cancer Program
News | Prostate Cancer | June 14, 2018

June 14, 2018 — Hitachi Medical Systems Europe has been awarded the contract to supply six...

How AI and Deep Learning Will Enable Cancer Diagnosis Via Ultrasound

The red outline shows the manually segmented boundary of a carcinoma, while the deep learning-predicted boundaries are shown in blue, green and cyan. Copyright 2018 Kumar et al. under Creative Commons Attribution License.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | June 12, 2018 | Tony Kontzer

June 12, 2018 — Viksit Kumar didn’t know his mother had...

Olympus and Hitachi Healthcare Americas Introduce Arietta 850
News | Ultrasound Imaging | June 04, 2018

Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical...

New Ultrasound Guidelines Reliably Identify Children Who Should be Biopsied for Thyroid Cancer

Image courtesy of Loyola Medicine

News | Pediatric Imaging | May 29, 2018

May 29, 2018 — A Loyola Medicine study has found that new...

Samsung Receives FDA Clearance for Premium Ultrasound System RS85
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | May 07, 2018

May 7, 2018 — NeuroLogica, a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., announced the Samsung RS85...

3D-4D ultrasound of a fetus imaged with a GE Volusion E10 system. It shows the yoke sac. This is a baby ultrasound, also referred to as fetal ultrasound or prenatal ultrasound.

3D-4D ultrasound of a fetus imaged with a GE Volusion E10 system. It shows the yoke sac.

Feature | Ultrasound Women's Health | May 07, 2018

Below is a collection of prenatal ultrasound images from the ITN archive. Use the arrows to click through the image...

360 View of an Automated Breast Ultrasound (ABUS) Imaging Room
360 Photos | Breast Imaging | May 01, 2018

A 360 degree view of an automated breast ultrasound (ABUS) exam room at...

Esaote Change of Ownership Completed
News | Ultrasound Imaging | April 30, 2018

April 30, 2018 — The acquisition...

Videos | Breast Density | April 26, 2018

ITN Editorial Director Melinda Taschetta-Millane speaks to DenseBreast-info Executive Director JoAnn Pushkin as the...

360 View inside an Ultrasound Room at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
360 Photos | Ultrasound Imaging | April 26, 2018

Here is a 360 view inside one of the ultrasound imaging rooms at Northwestern Medicine's Central DuPage Hospital in...

ABUS: An Important Companion to Traditional Mammography

The multi-use ultrasound breast system Acuson S2000 Automated Breast Volume Scanner (ABVS) from Siemens Healthineers automatically acquires volume images of the breast. Photo courtesy of Siemens.

Feature | Ultrasound Women's Health | April 18, 2018 | Emily Clemons

Research shows that automated...

2018 Set to be Strong for the Global Ultrasound Market
Feature | Ultrasound Imaging | April 18, 2018 | Simon Harris

After a year of mixed fortunes, the global ultrasound market is set for a strong year in 2018. The three major...

Ikonopedia Introduces Enhanced Breast Ultrasound Reporting Module at SBI
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | April 11, 2018

April 11, 2018 — Ikonopedia will introduce its next-generation...

Philips Integrates Reacts Tele-Ultrasound Platform on Lumify Portable Systems

Image courtesy of Philips Healthcare

News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 30, 2018

March 30, 2018 – Philips in partnership with Innovative Imaging Technologies (IIT) announced an industry-first...

Clarius Initiates $200,000 Medical School Award Program
News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 30, 2018

March 30, 2018 — Clarius Mobile Health is introducing its Clarius Medical School Award Program. Under that program,...

ACR Recommends More Aggressive Breast Cancer Screening for Higher-Than-Average-Risk Women
News | Breast Imaging | March 29, 2018

March 29, 2018 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) released new...

Canon Receives FDA Approval for Ultrasound Liver Analysis Suite
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | March 28, 2018

March 28, 2018 – Canon Medical Systems USA Inc. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for a...