Search Tag: Ultrasound

IMAGING Management

FUJIFILM SonoSite Donates Ultrasound Systems to Refugee Rescue Services

2017 15 May

 FUJIFILM SonoSite offers support to the Proactiva Open Arms refugee rescue serviceFUJIFILM SonoSite has given two M-Turbo® point-of-care ultrasound systems to the non-governmental sea rescue organisation Proactiva Open Arms, based in Badalona, near Barcelona, to support its efforts in rescuing refugees. Emergency doctor Guillermo Cañardo shares his... Read more

Health Management

New Ultrasound Device Uses 3D Printing Technology

2017 07 May

Sharper medical images using a new US device combined with 3D printed lenses promise to make focused US treatment more accurate.    A new ultrasound device has been developed by scientists at Nanyang Technological University (NT U) that can generate sharper medical images with the use of 3D printed lenses. The precise images can help doctors and surgeons... Read more

IMAGING Management

Creating a New Standard for Ultrasound in Emergency Care

2017 21 Apr

Point-of-care (POC) ultrasound is now a common sight in emergency departments throughout the UK. Professor Bob Jarman, Consultant in Emergency Medicine at the Great North Trauma and Emergency Centre, explained the potential benefits of more widespread ultrasound use: “There is a lot of interest in POC ultrasound within our department, above and beyond... Read more

ICU Management

Volume 17 - Issue 1, 2017

2017 16 Mar

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Health Management

Robotic Ultrasound Imaging: Improving Access to Care for Rural and Remote Populations

2017 16 Feb

What is the current situation for Canadians living in remote communities who need an ultrasound scan? Are there any mobile services, or are they expected to travel?   Approximately 20% of the Canadian population live in rural and remote communities with limited access to imaging due to lack of radiologists, technologists and infrastructure in these... Read more

Health Management

Samsung's Technology

2017 16 Feb

GM85:Moving digital X-ray with Samsung's technologyGet your Quote Samsung Electronics' newly launched GM85, a premium mobile digital radiography system, provides advanced mobility, maximized user convenience and a high image quality. Its ultra-compact design with 555mm narrow width and 349kg lightweight allow easy access around tight spaces, even in... Read more

ICU Management

2017 27 Jan

Nidhi Nikhani, MD, shares  6 steps to implement ultrasonography in critical care, based on implementing ultrasound-guided central venous catheterisation (CVC) at Banner Health.1. Define clinical challenges to be solved by implementing bedside ultrasound Banner Health faced the challenge of placing peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) lines.... Read more

Executive Health Management

40th SMFM Annual Meeting-The Pregnancy Meeting™

2017 25 Jan

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IMAGING Management

Focal Breast Pain: Does Breast Density Affect the Need for Ultrasound?

2017 03 Jan

Directed ultrasound, when performed in conjunction with digital mammography for the evaluation of focal breast pain in women with nondense breasts, is of low utility and may contribute to unnecessary intervention because of incidental findings, according to a new study published in Academic Radiology.See Also: Breast Density and Choosing Optimal Breast... Read more