Ultrasound News and Research

RSS
Ultrasound is a procedure in which high-energy sound waves are bounced off internal tissues or organs and make echoes. The echo patterns are shown on the screen of an ultrasound machine, forming a picture of body tissues called a sonogram. Also called ultrasonography.
Point-of-care ultrasound helps surgeons perform thyroid surgery without general anesthesia

Point-of-care ultrasound helps surgeons perform thyroid surgery without general anesthesia

Researchers develop new ‘visual biofeedback’ system for speech therapy

Researchers develop new ‘visual biofeedback’ system for speech therapy

MTSA expands efforts to fight against national opioid epidemic

MTSA expands efforts to fight against national opioid epidemic

PSV soccer club to adopt Philips’ Lumify portable ultrasound for diagnosis of players’ injuries

PSV soccer club to adopt Philips’ Lumify portable ultrasound for diagnosis of players’ injuries

Experts in obstetric care come together to realize quality measures for high-risk pregnancies

Experts in obstetric care come together to realize quality measures for high-risk pregnancies

SONOSCANNER receives marketing approval from FDA for new U-lite EXP multi-purpose device

SONOSCANNER receives marketing approval from FDA for new U-lite EXP multi-purpose device

MRI and ultrasound can detect fetal brain damage caused by Zika in utero

MRI and ultrasound can detect fetal brain damage caused by Zika in utero

New catheter provides comprehensive insight into formation of atherosclerotic plaques

New catheter provides comprehensive insight into formation of atherosclerotic plaques

Clinical trial demonstrates safety, efficacy of focused ultrasound to treat pediatric osteoid osteoma

Clinical trial demonstrates safety, efficacy of focused ultrasound to treat pediatric osteoid osteoma

Adding, removing water from a stem cell can determine its role as bone or fat

Adding, removing water from a stem cell can determine its role as bone or fat

Point-of-care ultrasound enhances patient safety, effectiveness of regional anesthesia

Point-of-care ultrasound enhances patient safety, effectiveness of regional anesthesia

RDT launches Tempus ALS monitor and defibrillator for smarter, more focused emergency response

RDT launches Tempus ALS monitor and defibrillator for smarter, more focused emergency response

Risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cancer

Risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cancer

Child with abdominal pain more likely to receive CT scan in general ED, study finds

Child with abdominal pain more likely to receive CT scan in general ED, study finds

Fusion guided biopsy can help with accurate diagnosis of prostate cancer

Fusion guided biopsy can help with accurate diagnosis of prostate cancer

Landmark studies provide bank of evidence for ever-growing benefits of pre-eclampsia test

Landmark studies provide bank of evidence for ever-growing benefits of pre-eclampsia test

New method can offer cost-effective solution to assess OSA risk and severity

New method can offer cost-effective solution to assess OSA risk and severity

PENTAX Medical and Hitachi Medical Systems Europe jointly launch new ultrasound video bronchoscope

PENTAX Medical and Hitachi Medical Systems Europe jointly launch new ultrasound video bronchoscope

Novel dental imaging technique using food-grade cuttlefish ink developed

Novel dental imaging technique using food-grade cuttlefish ink developed

New photoacoustic imaging technique uses squid ink to examine patient's gum health

New photoacoustic imaging technique uses squid ink to examine patient's gum health