POSTS TAGGED AS ultrasound

Guiding Epidural Needles

August 9, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Epidural Placement Guide
The epidural space of the spine exists between the vertebrae and dura, beneath which is the arachnoid space [MORE]

Sonoporation for Enhanced Chemotherapy Effectiveness

July 5, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sonoporation—i.e. using ultrasound to induce porosity—has been used in cell therapies for some years—but now researchers in Norway have used [MORE]

First High Frequency Ultrasound

May 10, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

There are two pieces here about the same thing—Fujifilm’s newly FDA cleared ultrahigh frequency ultrasound imager: the first piece is [MORE]

Biopsy Robot

March 22, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Dutch engineers at the University of Twente are experimenting with combined MRI and ultrasound imaging to guide a biopsy robot. [MORE]

Vascular Imaging with Smart Glasses + Ultrasound

January 26, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Eyes-On® Glasses
Sometimes a commercial website is the most convenient way to present a new technology, which is the case with [MORE]

NASA, Medtech, and Mars

September 1, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Orion Docked to Mars Transfer Vehicle
At its closest point, Mars and Earth are about 35 million miles apart. Traveling at [MORE]

Tele-Robotic Ultrasound

June 9, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

TeleHealthRobotics Robot-Ultrasound
It has been nearly fourteen years since a surgeon in New York removed the gall bladder of a woman [MORE]

Ultrasound on the Brain

April 21, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Treating Alzheimers with Focusd Ultrasound
In recent years Magnetic Resonance guided Focused Ultrasound has become increasingly successful in ablating small tumors [MORE]

“And the Winners Are….” The Oscars for Medical Devices

March 31, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sonosite180Plus Hand-Carried Ultrasound System
The Medical Design Excellence Awards are the “Oscars” for device design, and the company that has won [MORE]

Ultrasound on a Chip Imaging

January 13, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Shematic for Patent Submission
This piece is about a work in progress, but it begins with a sensational idea: a small, [MORE]

Wearing an Ultrasonic Pain Killer

January 6, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

ZetrOZ Ultrasound Device for Pain
This piece is more of an advertisement for ZetrOZ (Trumbull, CT) than a news story, as [MORE]

Osteoarthritis Evaluation by Sound Waves

December 2, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sound Wave Detection of Osteoarthritis
Researchers at Lancaster University (UK) have developed a diagnostic device that assesses arthritic knees based on [MORE]

“ClotBuster” Device for Stroke

November 4, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Culp-Wilson Halo for Stroke
More than a half century ago, Swedish scientists in Uppsala and Stockholm developed the stereotactic radiosurgery technology [MORE]

Ultrasound Pain Therapy via Wearable Device

August 19, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wearable Ultrasound for Pain Control
There’s more business hype than technical details in this piece, but it identifies an ultrasound device [MORE]