Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Toshiba Introduces Enhancements On Its Ultrasound Product Line To Improve Cardiac Diagnostic Capabilities

Ultrasound is often used as a first-line diagnostic exam to quickly and safely diagnose a range of patient conditions. At this year's American College of Cardiology (ACC) annual meeting in New Orleans, April 2 - 5, 2011 (Booth # 2847), Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc., will highlight new enhancements to its cardiac and shared service ultrasound systems that are designed to enhance cardiac ultrasound imaging.

"Toshiba is dedicated to continuously improving its imaging systems to meet the changing needs of healthcare providers," said Tomohiro Hasegawa, director, Ultrasound Business Unit, Toshiba. "These enhancements to the ultrasound product line build upon Toshiba's advanced technology to allow quicker, safer and more effective diagnosis, particularly for cardiac exams."

New enhancements include:

- 3D Wall Motion Tracking and Tissue Enhancement for the Aplio Artida
- Auto IMT on Toshiba's Shared Service Ultrasound Systems
- New TEE Probe

source: Toshiba Medical

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