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.

Mindray, L20-5s transducer, iNeedle, TE7 Touch Enabled Ultrasound System, point of care, POC anesthesia, RSNA 2016
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | October 25, 2016

October 25, 2016 — In conjunction with the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) meeting in Chicago, Mindray...

pediatric echocardiograms, cardiovascular ultrasound, therapy dog impact, animal-assisted therapy, Human Animal Bond Research Initiative, HABRI
News | Pediatric Imaging | October 25, 2016

October 25, 2016 — The Human Animal Bond Research Initiative (HABRI) announced it has awarded a $44,000 grant to...

Analogic Corp., bk3500 ultrasound system, cardiac imaging software, ACEP 2016, RSNA 2016
News | Ultrasound Imaging | October 18, 2016

October 18, 2016 — Analogic Corp. announced last week that it will introduce its new premium cardiac imaging...

Innovision GmbH, 3-D ultrasonic holography
News | Advanced Visualization | October 17, 2016

October 17, 2016 — Innovision GmbH recently announced the launch of its new 3-D ultrasonic holography technology, a...

GE Healthcare, Logiq E9 XDclear 2.0, RSNA 2015
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | October 17, 2016

October 17, 2016 — At the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2016 annual meeting, GE Healthcare will...

Philips, Lumify smart-device ultrasound, S4-1 cardiac transducer, RSNA 2016
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | October 14, 2016

October 14, 2016 — Philips announced at The American College of Emergency Physicians' (ACEP) annual meeting that it...

Clarius Medical, wireless handheld portable ultrasound scanners, EMS World Expo, RSNA 2016
News | Ultrasound Imaging | October 11, 2016

October 11, 2016 — Clarius Mobile Health demonstrated its ultra-portable...

Toshiba America Medical Systems, ultrasound, Aplio 300 Platinum, Aplio 500 Platinum, contrast, live scanning, RSNA 2016
News | Ultrasound Imaging | October 10, 2016

October 10, 2016 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. announced it will be displaying a wide array of diagnostic...

ContextVision, US PLUSView 2.0, iOS platform, handheld mobile ultrasound, RSNA 2016
News | Advanced Visualization | October 07, 2016

October 7, 2016 — ContextVision’s US PLUSView 2.0 technology for 2-D ultrasound...

GE Healthcare, Optison ultrasound contrast agent, FDA labeling change, cardiac shunts, intra-arterial injection
Technology | Contrast Media | October 04, 2016

October 4, 2016 — GE Healthcare announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a label...

Hitachi Aloka Medical America, Arietta ultrasound, iVu, Sofia whole-breast imaging system, RSNA 2016
Technology | Ultrasound Women's Health | September 30, 2016

September 30, 2016 — Hitachi Aloka Medical America recently announced the support of its Arietta 70 and Arietta 60...

virtual reality

Graphic courtesy of Pixabay

Blog | Information Technology | September 28, 2016

If we are to look forward to the development of smartphone technology for radiology applications, we might do well...

Carestream, RSNA 2016 products, OnSight 3-D Extremity System, Touch Prime Ultrasound, DRX-Excel Plus, Clinical Collaboration Platform
News | Radiology Imaging | September 27, 2016

September 27, 2016 — Carestream Health announced that it will be displaying a wide range of products at the 2016...

GE Healthcare, Vivid iq portable cardiovascular ultrasound, RSNA 2016, launch
Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | September 22, 2016

September 22, 2016 — GE Healthcare announced the global commercial launch of its new generation of high-end portable...

Sonographic Smartphones: When Will the Potential Be Met?

Photo courtesy of Philips Healthcare

Blog | Information Technology | September 22, 2016

Already last century (it feels strange writing that) someone, somewhere realized that laptops had enough horsepower...

contrast-enhanced ultrasound, CEUS, liver cancer, hepatocellular carcinoma, study, Advances in Contrast Ultrasound conference, ICUS
News | Ultrasound Imaging | September 12, 2016

September 12, 2016 — Tiny microbubbles are being used to more effectively...

chemotherapy, radiation therapy

Epsilon’s EchoInsight software is used to help evaluate cardiotoxcity due to chemotherapy or radiation therapy.

Feature | Radiation Oncology | September 07, 2016 | By Dave Fornell

Cardio-oncology is an emerging field that combines the expertise of both ...

Toshiba, Aplio 500 Platinum ultrasound, International Contrast Ultrasound Society, ICUS, live case, contrast-enhanced
News | Ultrasound Imaging | September 07, 2016

September 7, 2016 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. announced that its Aplio 500 Platinum...

autism severity, diagnostic ultrasound, link, UW stud, genetics
Feature | Ultrasound Imaging | September 02, 2016

September 2, 2016 — For children with autism and a class of genetic disorders, diagnostic...

3-D ultrasound, 3D ultrasound, fetal ultrasound

3-D and 4-D ultrasound technologies help to determine congenital birth defects. The golden colored images offered by 3-D/4-D ultrasound aid in detecting defects distinctly as compared to grey colored images delivered by 2-D ultrasound systems. 

Feature | Ultrasound Imaging | August 31, 2016 | Snehal Chougule

The past decade has witnessed significant developments in ultrasound technologies ranging from portable devices,...