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.

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 ultrasound systems as part...
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 ovarian cancer until it had reached its third stage, too late...
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 ultrasound guidelines can reliably identify pediatric...
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 ultrasound system...
3D-4D picture of ultrasound depicting a fetus with a GE Volusion E10 system

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 pictures from the Imaging Technology News (ITN) archive. Use the arrows to...
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 Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital....
Esaote Change of Ownership Completed
News | Ultrasound Imaging | April 30, 2018
April 30, 2018 — The acquisition of biomedical equipment company Esaote SpA’s share capital was completed on April 19,...
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 the...
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 breast ultrasound (ABUS) is a strong companion to traditional mammography, particularly...
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 breast ultrasound reporting module at the 2018 Society...
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 breast cancer screening guidelines recommending...
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 robust...
Samsung Unveils New RS85A Ultrasound System at AIUM 2018

The RS85A MV-Flow allows for visualization of slow-flow micro vascularized structures, which can be difficult to assess with conventional power Doppler ultrasound. Photo courtesy of Business Wire.

Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | March 26, 2018
March 26, 2018 — Samsung NeuroLogica announced the Samsung RS85A ultrasound system has received U.S. Food and Drug...
Canon Aplio i600 Ultrasound System Receives FDA Clearance
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | March 26, 2018
March 26, 2018 — Healthcare professionals seeking a cost-effective imaging solution without compromising image quality...
News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 21, 2018
March 21, 2018 — Key processes in the body are controlled by the concentration of calcium in and around cells. A team...