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.

Bay Labs Completes $5.5 Million Series A Financing for AI-Driven Ultrasound
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | December 21, 2017

December 21, 2017 — Bay Labs, a medical technology company applying...

Videos | RSNA 2017 | December 20, 2017

ITN and DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most interesting new medical imaging technologies on...

GE and NVIDIA Unveil Artificial Intelligence Upgrades to CT, Ultrasound and Analytics Solutions
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | December 14, 2017

December 14, 2017 — At the 2017 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Annual Meeting, GE Healthcare and...

Hitachi Highlights Arietta 850 Premium Ultrasound System at RSNA 2017
News | Ultrasound Imaging | December 05, 2017

December 5, 2017 — Hitachi Healthcare exhibited their latest premium...

Videos | Breast Imaging | December 05, 2017

Stamatia Destounis, M.D., FACR, associate professor, University of Rochester School of Medicine, attending...

Toshiba Medical Rolls Out Interactive Learning Tools for Ultrasound and Vascular Training
News | Ultrasound Imaging | December 04, 2017

December 4, 2017 — Toshiba Medical, a Canon Group company, introduced new educational tools and interactive learning...

News | Ultrasound Women's Health | November 28, 2017

November 28, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced it has signed a development and distribution agreement with Clarius...

Samsung Unveils Mobile CT OmniTom at RSNA 2017
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 26, 2017

November 26, 2017 — Samsung Electronics debuted its OmniTom mobile 16-slice...

Carestream Receives Vizient Innovative Technology Designation for Touch Prime Ultrasound Systems
News | Ultrasound Imaging | November 22, 2017

November 22, 2017 — Carestream Health announced its Carestream Touch Prime Ultrasound Systems have received a 2017...

Light and Ultrasound Waves Allow More Precise Excision of Skin Cancer Tumors

3-D MSOT rendering of a basal cell carcinoma. Image courtesy of Singapore BioImaging Consortium

News | Oncology Diagnostics | November 20, 2017

November 20 2017 — Scientists and clinicians from Singapore and Germany have successfully used multispectral...

DiA Imaging Analysis Partners With GE Healthcare on Automatic Imaging Analysis Tools

LVivo EF analysis software. Image courtesy of DiA Imaging Analysis

News | Ultrasound Imaging | November 20, 2017

November 20, 2017 — DiA Imaging Analysis announced it has signed a multi-year, non-exclusive licensing and...

News | Ultrasound Imaging | November 17, 2017

November 17, 2017 — CIRS Inc. recently announced the acquisition of ATS Laboratories in Bridgeport, Conn. This...

Verathon Introduces BladderScan Prime Plus Portable 3-D Ultrasound
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | November 16, 2017

November 16, 2017 — Verathon Inc. announced the launch of its new portable 3-D...

Siemens Healthineers Introduces Share360 Tailored Service Portfolio
News | Radiology Imaging | November 10, 2017

November 10, 2017 — To address the specific needs of...

Konica Minolta Demonstrates Ultrasound Rheumatology Reporting Package at ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting
News | Orthopedic Imaging | November 08, 2017

November 8, 2017 — Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. presented its...

Fujifilm Highlights Women's Health and Pediatrics at RSNA 2017
News | Information Technology | November 08, 2017

November 8, 2017 — Fujifilm Healthcare will showcase a variety of imaging and information technology solutions at...

Philips Epiq Ultrasound uses artificial intelligence to automate standard echo views.

The Philips' Epiq ultrasound platform uses artificial intelligence to automate standard echo views of cartdiac anatomy without human intervention. The idea is to eliminate sonographer variability. Image courtesy of Philips

Feature | Ultrasound Imaging | November 03, 2017 | By Jeff Zagoudis

The following is a roundup of a few of the major advances in ultrasound imaging technology over the last 12 months...

Konica Minolta Highlights Urgent Care Solutions at UCAOA 2017 Fall Conference
News | Radiology Imaging | October 31, 2017

October 31, 2017 — Urgent care is one of the fastest growing segments of the healthcare industry, delivering...

Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound Safe and Effective Detector of Liver Cancer
News | Ultrasound Imaging | October 19, 2017

October 19, 2017 — Doctors can effectively detect liver cancer with...

Sonoscanner Obtains FDA Approval for U-lite EXP Portable Ultrasound
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | October 18, 2017

October 18, 2017 — Sonoscanner recently announced it received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval to...