News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 17, 2017

Cardiovascular Institute of the South Upgrades Cardiac Ultrasound With New Toshiba Medical Systems

Health system purchases 20 new Aplio 300 Platinum CV ultrasound systems, upgrades 20 existing system

Cardiovascular Institute of the South Upgrades Cardiac Ultrasound With New Toshiba Medical Systems

April 17, 2017 — To bolster its technology and treatment capabilities for coronary and peripheral artery diseases across all of its locations, Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) installed 20 new Aplio 300 Platinum CV ultrasound systems from Toshiba Medical. CIS also upgraded 20 existing ultrasounds to Toshiba Medical’s Aplio 300 Platinum platform to ensure staff were offering consistent and more confident cardiac diagnoses to all patients.

“Purchasing ultrasound systems that are extremely easy to use and installing them across all of our facilities to make exams consistent was very important to us,” said Jaime Aubin, ultrasound team leader, Cardiovascular Institute of the South. “The Aplio 300 Platinum and Aplio 300 Platinum CV ultrasounds offer the best image quality and the cardiac applications we need to make it easier for sonographers of all levels of experience to easily capture images with little to no pressure to the body, improving patient comfort. Toshiba Medical has also been an excellent partner in training all of our staff, as well as helping us create custom reports that fully integrate with our EMR [electronic medical record] platform.”

The Aplio 300 Platinum CV offers a comprehensive suite of dedicated-cardiac technologies, featuring 2-D Wall Motion Tracking, spectral and color Doppler, and Toshiba Medical’s latest suite of guidance and workflow technologies. Delivering detail and resolution throughout the entire field-of-view, the system provides excellent definition of the endocardium, which results in an accurate and easy-to-use 2-D strain resolution. Furthermore, Toshiba Medical’s Wall Motion Tracking technology allows providers to quantify isolated movement within the heart to assist with detection of cardiotoxicity.

The Aplio 300 Platinum features a high-resolution 19-inch monitor and an optional fourth transducer port. The system also includes advanced imaging features, such as Advanced Dynamic Flow (ADF), Differential Tissue Harmonics (D-THI), Precision Imaging and ApliPure+. In addition, BEAM needle visualization allows for better procedural accuracy leading to a better overall customer experience.

For more information: www.medical.toshiba.com

Related Content

News | PACS Accessories | April 26, 2017
RamSoft recently announced their plan to demonstrate four new products at the 2017 Radiology Business Management...
Clarius Demonstrates Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Disaster and Emergency Medicine
News | Ultrasound Imaging | April 25, 2017
Clarius Mobile Health will demonstrate its wireless, handheld ultrasound scanners at the World Association for Disaster...
Fovia and Predible Health Combine XStream HDVR with Deep Learning to Fight Cancer
News | Advanced Visualization | April 25, 2017
Fovia Inc. and Predible Health announced a new collaboration to combine high-quality imaging performance and accuracy...
Toshiba Showcases Vantage Galan 3T MRI at ISMRM 2017
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | April 24, 2017
April 24, 2017 — Offering a full range of advanced clinical applications for researchers, Toshiba Medical will demons
Colorado Hospital Upgrades X-ray Systems to Enhance Care for Residents, Tourists
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 20, 2017
Estes Park Medical Center (Estes Park, Colo.) recently upgraded its diagnostic imaging department with high-resolution...
UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center Adopts Samsung BodyTom for Brachytherapy Suite
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 20, 2017
Samsung NeuroLogica recently announced that the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center in Sacramento, Calif., added the...
GE Healthcare and Echosens Introduce Integrated Liver Package for Logiq S8 XDclear 2.0 Ultrasound
News | Ultrasound Imaging | April 19, 2017
To further support clinicians in their fight against chronic liver disease, Echosens and GE Healthcare have joined...
SyntheticMR Myelination Quantification Feature Receives CE Mark
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | April 19, 2017
April 19, 2017 — REMyDI (Rapid Estimation of Myelin for Diagnostic Imaging), first introduced by SyntheticMR AB at th
Siemens Healthineers Supports Population Health Management With Planned Acquisition of Medicalis
News | Clinical Decision Support | April 19, 2017
Siemens Healthineers plans to expand its Population Health Management (PHM) portfolio with the acquisition of Medicalis...
Louisiana Medical Center Installs First U.S. Toshiba Medical Infinix-i Sky +
News | Angiography | April 18, 2017
Patients at Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) in Houma, La., now have access to safe, high-quality...
Overlay Init