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High Intensity Focused Ultrasound


18 March, 2012 | medical equipment, Ultrasound Scanners

High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) is a newly designed non-invasive cancer treatment that has the ability to accurately destroy tumors , basically the HIFU operates by bringing numerous beams of ultrasound to a point within the tumor, this effectively destroys the tumor and the surrounding tissue remains unharmed. This sound wave will pass through the [...]

Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging Technology


1 May, 2011 | Diagnostic Ultrasound

Diagnostic ultrasound is an ultrasound-based diagnostic medical imaging technique used to visualize muscles, tendons and many internal organs to capture their size, structure and any pathological lesions using real-time tomographic images. Ultrasound has been used by radiologists and sonographers to image the human body for many years and has become one of the most widely [...]

Safe Use of Diagnostic Ultrasound


20 February, 2011 | Diagnostic System, Ultrasound Scanners

Diagnostic ultrasound is an imaging modality that is useful in a wide range of clinical applications, particularly prenatal diagnosis. There is, to date, no evidence that diagnostic ultrasound has produced any harm to humans (including the developing fetus). Diagnostic ultrasound is generally perceived by users and patients as a safe technique with no adverse effects. [...]

Obstetric Ultrasound Scanners


21 December, 2010 | Ultrasound Scanners

Obstetric ultrasound is the use of ultrasound scanning in pregnancy. Since its introduction in the 1950′s, ultrasonography has become a very useful diagnostic tool in obstetrics. Traditional obstetric sonograms are done by placing a transducer on the abdomen of the pregnant woman. One variant is a transvaginal sonography which is performed with a probe placed [...]