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 ultrasound (POCUS).

Civco Launches Envision Ultrasound Viral Barriers
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | June 06, 2019
June 6, 2019 — Civco Medical Solutions announced a new solution that removes gel from ultrasound procedures. Envision...
Quantitative Transmission Ultrasound Featured at Acoustical Society of America

Fused QT Ultrasound 3-D quantitative transmission ultrasound and compounded reflection axial images showing high resolution image of internal organs, tissue, skin and hair of neo-natal piglet. Anatomy courtesy of C. Ruoff, DVM.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | May 29, 2019
May 29, 2019 — QT Ultrasound recently showcased its advanced ultrasound technology at the Acoustical Society of America...
Improved Imaging for Prostate Cancer Could Lead to More Effective Treatment

The picture shows that time series signal is extracted from a series of ultrasound frames for classification. Each patch across a number of frames inside the prostate is classified into either cancerous or normal tissue. The image at the lower right corner shows the overall result for those frames. Image courtesy of Pingkun Yan and researchers from NIH, University of British Columbia and Queens University.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | May 28, 2019
May 28, 2019 — Engineers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are working to improve imaging methods in order to make...
Philips Lumify Earns U.S. Army Airworthiness Certification
News | Ultrasound Imaging | May 22, 2019
May 22, 2019 — Philips announced that Philips Lumify, a point-of-care ultrasound device, has earned the U.S. Army...
Managing Architectural Distortion on Mammography Based on MR Enhancement
News | Mammography | May 15, 2019
May 15, 2019 — High negative predictive values (NPV) in mammography architectural distortion (AD) without...
Clarius Releases Clarius Live Ultrasound Telemedicine Solution
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | May 15, 2019
May 15, 2019 — Clarius Mobile Health released a telemedicine solution called Clarius Live. The simple-to-use feature...
Ultrasonic Device Safe and Effective for Lung Vessel Sealing in Minimally Invasive Lobectomy
News | Interventional Radiology | May 06, 2019
May 6, 2019 – According to a new study, an ultrasonic vessel-sealing device can improve patient outcomes by reducing...
Hong Kong Polytechnic University Develops Palm-sized 3-D Scoliosis Ultrasound Imaging System
News | Ultrasound Imaging | May 03, 2019
May 3, 2019 — The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) announced the development of a palm-sized 3-D ultrasound...
New Guideline Published for Evaluation of Valvular Regurgitation After Catheter-based Valve Interventions
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 30, 2019
April 30, 2019 — A new document compiled by four cardiac imaging professional societies provides a resource to guide...
Six Predictions on How the Ultrasound Systems Market Will Expand Through 2022
News | Ultrasound Imaging | April 26, 2019
April 26, 2019 — With healthcare costs continuing to rise, affordable and accurate imaging and diagnosis achieved...
Ebit and DiA Imaging Analysis Partner on AI-based Cardiac Ultrasound Analysis
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 16, 2019
April 16, 2019 — DiA Imaging Analysis has partnered with the Italian healthcare IT company Ebit (Esaote Group), to...
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | April 12, 2019
This 360 degree view shows staff at the University of Colorado Heart and Vascular Center performing live...
DiA Imaging Analysis Introduces LVivo SAX Ultrasound Analysis Tool
Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 09, 2019
April 9, 2019 — DiA Imaging Analysis announced the launch of LVivo SAX, a cardiac analysis tool that helps clinicians...
Ikonopedia Introduces Automated Combined Reporting Package at SBI
News | Mammography Reporting Software | April 04, 2019
April 4, 2019 — Ikonopedia will introduce its new Automated Combined Reporting package at the 2019 Society of Breast...
SuperSonic Imagine Highlights Aixplorer Mach 30 Breast Ultrasound at SBI/ACR Breast Imaging Symposium
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | April 03, 2019
April 3, 2019 — SuperSonic Imagine will introduce the new generation of its Aixplorer Mach 30 breast ultrasound...
Videos | Women's Health | March 25, 2019
Deborah Levine, M.D., professor of radiology at Harvard Medical School and vice chair for academic affairs in the...
QTbreasthealth Opens Breast Imaging Center in San Jose
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | March 20, 2019
March 20, 2019 — QTbreasthealth has opened a new center in San Jose, Calif. The new location is now open and booking...
Bay Labs Announces New Data on EchoGPS, AutoEF AI Software at ACC.19
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | March 15, 2019
March 15, 2019 — Artificial intelligence (AI) company Bay Labs announced the presentation of two studies assessing...
Esaote Introduces MyLab X8 Ultrasound Platform
News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 13, 2019
March 13, 2019 – Esaote announced the launch of MyLab X8, a high-performance, versatile ultrasound platform to support...
Ultrasound Societies Urge FDA to Remove "Black Box" on Ultrasound Contrast Agents
News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 07, 2019
March 7, 2019 — National and international ultrasound societies are urging the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to...