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.

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)...

Cook Medical, EchoTip ProCore 20 gage needle, ultrasound endoscope, RSNA 2015
News | Endoscopes | January 21, 2016

January 21, 2016 — Cook Medical’s Endoscopy clinical division in November announced the introduction of the latest...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Ultrasound Women's Health | January 21, 2016

At RSNA 2015, Matthew Ernst, marketing segment manager with Hitachi, introduced Sofia, an automated breast...

ultrasound guidance, thoracic paravertebral nerve block, TPVB, mastectomy, Peter Stefanovich
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | January 15, 2016

January 15, 2016 — A regional anesthesia technique called thoracic paravertebral nerve block (TPVB) is highly...

Fujifilm VisualSonics, Vevo MD, UHF, ultra-high frequency ultrasound, CE Mark
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | January 11, 2016

January 11, 2016 — Fujifilm VisualSonics Inc. announced CE mark for the Vevo MD, what the company calls the world’s...

Sponsored Content | Whitepapers | Ultrasound Imaging | January 11, 2016

The Carestream Touch Prime Ultrasound System provides several advanced ultrasound technologies, leveraging advanced...

ASE, guidelines, echocardiography, cardiac sources of stroke, embolism
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | January 07, 2016

January 7, 2016 — Stroke is the third leading...

ultrasound probe disinfection, HPV, Trophon EPR, clinical study, Journal of Medical Virology
News | Ultrasound Imaging | January 07, 2016

January 7, 2016 — A study published by the Journal of Medical Virology demonstrates that the trophon EPR is the only...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Ultrasound Imaging | January 06, 2016

With the LOGIQ E9 XDclear 2.0 ultrasound system, GE Healthcare rethought virtually every element of the imaging...

Samsung, RSNA 2015, CT, ultrasound, DR, NExCT 7, RS80A, HS70A, GC85A, GM60A

RS80A ultrasound image courtesy of Samsung

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | January 06, 2016

January 6, 2016 — Samsung Electronics  debuted the newest additions to its medical imaging portfolio at the 2015 ...

Carestream, Touch Prime XE ultrasound, accepting orders, RSNA 2015
News | Ultrasound Imaging | January 04, 2016

January 4, 2016 — Carestream Health is receiving orders for its Carestream Touch Prime and Touch Prime XE...

Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | December 30, 2015

Hitachi Aloka Medical America is proud to partner with AccreditCoach to provide customers assistance with...

Breast ultrasound, ABUS
Feature | Breast Imaging | December 29, 2015

December 29, 2015 - The use of ultrasound (US) in detecting breast cancer has been shown to be comparable in its...

Toshiba May Sell its Healthcare Division as Part of its Financial Reforms
News | Radiology Imaging | December 28, 2015 | Dave Fornell

December 28, 2015 — Toshiba announced Dec. 21 it is considering selling off its healthcare division as part of its...

Seno Medical, Imagio breast imaging system, opto-acoustic device, PIONEER Study, pilot data, RSNA 2015
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | December 22, 2015

December 22, 2015 — Seno Medical Instruments Inc. announced results of its pilot study portion of the PIONEER...

Videos | RSNA 2015 | December 14, 2015

Video discussion of new technology and trend highlights at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2015...

Videos | RSNA 2015 | December 11, 2015

ITN/DAIC Editor Dave Fornell shows his choices for some of the most innovative new imaging technologies on the expo...

Videos | Ultrasound Imaging | December 11, 2015

Interview with Jon Brubaker, MBA, RCVT, ultrasound technology analyst, MD Buyline, explains the trends and new...

ContextVision, VEPiO, personalized image optimization, ultrasound, RSNA 2015
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | December 09, 2015

December 9, 2015 — ContextVision AB announced the development of a prototype technology that enables...