Adaptive Compounding Technique Used for Needle Visualization

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Oct 21, 2011 9:00:00 AM

As ultrasound is being used more and more to assist the guidance of needle insertion in nerve blocks, gaining vascular access, biopsies and therapy procedures, clinicians all deal with the same issue: How to get a clear view of the needle in their ultrasound image? Accurate needle visualization can be difficult due to the small foot print the needle leaves combined with the tissue/speckle pattern that appears around the needle.
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Ultrasound Guided Fine Needle Aspiration Technology at ATA Annual Meeting

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Oct 21, 2011 8:30:00 AM


Ultrasonix is off to Indian Wells, just outside Palm Springs, California, for the 81st Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association taking place October 26-30th. The Annual Meeting will include top-notch educational sessions and programs focusing on thyroid biology and the prevention and treatment of thyroid disorders.
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Unique Fertility Ultrasound Technology at the ASRM Annual Meeting

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Oct 11, 2011 1:00:00 PM


At Ultrasonix, we are excited to be taking part in the annual meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine again this year in Orlando, Florida, October 15-19. This year’s show will feature more than twenty post graduate course presentations, including “Ultrasound Imaging in Reproductive Medicine” by members of the Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women’s Health department at the University of Louisville (Sunday, October 16th).
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Topics: Reproductive Medicine

Seattle IVF Clinic Is First to Use SonixTouch Ultrasound Machines Integrated With ARTworks Clinical

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Aug 29, 2011 8:00:00 AM


Seattle Reproductive Medicine is the first clinic to begin using the SonixTouch system combined with ARTworks® Clinical, Electronic Medical Record (EMR) software for the fertility industry. All four of its locations are now enjoying the integration of two of the industry’s most popular technologies. “We recently connected our ARTworks system with the Ultrasonix machines and the integration is seamless,” said Brad Senstra, Executive Director of Seattle Reproductive Medicine. “The ability to take patient measurements and have the data transfer automatically to our EMR saves time and reduces errors.”
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Topics: Reproductive Medicine

Fertility Clinic Makes the Most of Ultrasound Technology

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Jun 20, 2011 9:30:00 AM


Dr. John McNaught sat down with us to discuss how he uses ultrasound to improve patient care at the Fertility Ontario clinic. By using modern and affordable ultrasound technology customized for OB/GYN application right in the clinic, Dr. McNaught notes that he is able to make his patients feel better, faster. He also uses the ultrasound to discover a tremendous amount of pathology and to target treatment.
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Topics: Reproductive Medicine

High Frequency Imaging Demonstration

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Apr 20, 2011 10:00:00 AM


We are excited to announce new products that make High-Frequency imaging possible on our devices. The first two products will be linear arrays at 15MHz and 20MHz center frequencies, with bandwidths up to 30MHz and 40MHz respectively. This new technology will allow the system to be used for pre-clinical imaging, dermatology, and ophthalmology. Future expansions on the technology will include stages for animal imaging, new analysis packages, and contrast enhanced imaging specialized microbubbles.
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