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.

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...

Carestream Touch Prime XE ultrasound, North Fulton Hospital Georgia, first U.S. purchase
News | Ultrasound Imaging | April 05, 2016

April 5, 2016 — North Fulton Hospital, Roswell, Ga., is one of the first healthcare providers in the United States...

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...

Clarius Mobile Health, wireless handheld ultrasound scanner, AIUM 2016, iOS and Android smart devices

Image courtesy of Clarius Mobile Health

News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 17, 2016

March 17, 2016 — Clarius Mobile Health is showcasing a new...

News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 15, 2016

March 15, 2016 — Digisonics will exhibit its latest enhancements for...

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...

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
Carestream, Frost & Sullivan Award, new product innovation, medical imaging, North America
News | Radiology Imaging | February 24, 2016

February 24, 2016 — Frost & Sullivan has awarded Carestream Health its 2016 North America Frost & Sullivan...

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...

Clear Guide Medical, Scenergy ultrasound-CT fusion system, FDA clearance
Technology | Fusion Imaging Software | February 16, 2016

February 16, 2016 — Clear Guide Medical has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...

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)...

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...

Verathon, BladderScan Prime, 3-D ultrasound
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | January 28, 2016

January 28, 2016 — Verathon Inc. announced the launch of its new...

Putting Patients First grant, 2015 winners, AHRA, Toshiba
News | Radiology Imaging | January 28, 2016

January 28, 2016 — Seven leading healthcare providers have been selected as recipients of the eighth annual Putting...

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 (...

Fujifilm, SonoSite Edge II, portable ultrasound system, FDA and CE clearance
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | January 26, 2016

January 26, 2016 — Fujifilm SonoSite Inc. announced CE mark and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)...