Imaging http://medicaldesign.com/taxonomy/term/7406/more en Philips Introduces New Ultrasound Machines for Women’s Health http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/philips-introduces-new-ultrasound-machines-women-s-health <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>New ultrasound machines were announced recently at the ISUOG World Congress. </div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/philips-introduces-new-ultrasound-machines-women-s-health" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/philips-introduces-new-ultrasound-machines-women-s-health#comments Products Electronics Imaging Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:58:00 +0000 13481 at http://medicaldesign.com Oxford Researchers Implement Standards for Fetal Growth and Newborn Size http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/oxford-researchers-implement-standards-fetal-growth-and-newborn-size <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The standards for fetal growth and newborn size are now used on every Philips ultrasound system and replace the need for geography-based growth charts. </div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/oxford-researchers-implement-standards-fetal-growth-and-newborn-size" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/oxford-researchers-implement-standards-fetal-growth-and-newborn-size#comments Electronics Imaging News Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:11:00 +0000 13471 at http://medicaldesign.com <p>Newborn&#39;s head circumference is measured for the study.</p> Courtesy of INTERGROWTH- 21st Project Philips Unveils New Ultrasound Technology http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/philips-unveils-new-ultrasound-technology <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Many new products and software were unveiled and demonstrated at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2014. </div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/philips-unveils-new-ultrasound-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/philips-unveils-new-ultrasound-technology#comments Products Cardiovascular Electronics Imaging Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:38:00 +0000 13371 at http://medicaldesign.com Courtesy of Royal Philips GigE Vision Brings a Clearer View for the Operating Room http://medicaldesign.com/blog/gige-vision-brings-clearer-view-operating-room <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Almost all aspects of healthcare--from initial examination, to surgery, and nursing--are increasingly relying on real-time video to improve care and lower expenses. Gigabit Ethernet (GigE) is a natural choice for video transmission in a range of medical imaging modalities, due to its reliable image transmission performance, networking capabilities, and cost advantages. </div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/blog/gige-vision-brings-clearer-view-operating-room" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/blog/gige-vision-brings-clearer-view-operating-room#comments Electronics Surgery Design-Engineering Imaging Contributors&#039; Corner Sun, 15 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0000 12671 at http://medicaldesign.com TissueMark Measures Hundreds of Cancer Characteristics in Tissue http://medicaldesign.com/prototyping/tissuemark-measures-hundreds-cancer-characteristics-tissue <div class="field-byline"> Iliza Sokol </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The TissueMark software detects slight changes in color information and pixel organization from tissue heat maps in order to detect cancerous cells.</div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/prototyping/tissuemark-measures-hundreds-cancer-characteristics-tissue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/prototyping/tissuemark-measures-hundreds-cancer-characteristics-tissue#comments Products Imaging Prototyping Fri, 24 Jan 2014 17:23:00 +0000 11131 at http://medicaldesign.com <p>TissueMark aids in locating the tumor boundary and with the additional benefit of a heat map, it can also show the areas of higher concentrated tumor. (Image courtesy of PathXL.)</p> 3D body scanner supports sports bra research http://medicaldesign.com/prototyping/3d-body-scanner-supports-sports-bra-research <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>To develop a better supportive sports bra, Minyoung Suh, assistant professor of apparel, textiles and interior design at Kansas State Univ., is researching the movement of breast tissue. </div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/prototyping/3d-body-scanner-supports-sports-bra-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/prototyping/3d-body-scanner-supports-sports-bra-research#comments Imaging Prototyping Wed, 11 Dec 2013 14:53:00 +0000 10811 at http://medicaldesign.com <p>Breast measurements are highlighted using this 3D body scan.</p> Smart Glasses Detect Patient Veins For Precise IV Placement http://medicaldesign.com/prototyping/smart-glasses-detect-patient-veins-precise-iv-placement <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Nurses tasked with inserting intravenous units may have help on the way with the Eyes-On Glass System. </div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/prototyping/smart-glasses-detect-patient-veins-precise-iv-placement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/prototyping/smart-glasses-detect-patient-veins-precise-iv-placement#comments Products Imaging Prototyping Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:16:00 +0000 10631 at http://medicaldesign.com NASA’s PUMA provides valuable patient data http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/nasa-s-puma-provides-valuable-patient-data <div class="field-byline"> Daniel L. Dietrich </div> <div class="field-deck"> Developed by NASA to monitor an astronaut’s physiological state in a long-duration space flight, the Portable Unit for Metabolic Analysis can help doctors more accurately prescribe treatment. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>PUMA was designed to monitor a crew’s cardiovascular fitness and other health factors during longer space missions. </div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/nasa-s-puma-provides-valuable-patient-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/nasa-s-puma-provides-valuable-patient-data#comments Electronics Imaging Sun, 17 Nov 2013 20:31:00 +0000 10561 at http://medicaldesign.com Hottest medtech innovations of 2013 http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/hottest-medtech-innovations-2013 <div class="field-deck"> From design programs to robotics and even iPads, developers are taking advantage of the boom in advanced technologies to create some of the most amazing products ever seen in the Medtech market. Here are examples developed by top innovators. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Medical Design runs down the year's most notable and promising developments.</div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/hottest-medtech-innovations-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/hottest-medtech-innovations-2013#comments Electronics Imaging Fri, 08 Nov 2013 20:53:00 +0000 10421 at http://medicaldesign.com Surgical display advances imaging in emerging markets http://medicaldesign.com/news/surgical-display-advances-imaging-emerging-markets <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Emerging markets continue to benefit from advancing technologies to meet their needs. A recent example is the EndoVue SE surgical display by NDS Surgical Imaging. The system includes LED-backlight technology and is engineered for multiple applications within any OR setting. The 21-in. EndoVue SE features a sealed front enclosure with no open slots or buttons, providing enhanced sterility and efficient cleaning. It also supports both digital and analog inputs, accommodating high-definition signals from a variety of medical imaging sources including endoscopes, ultrasound, PACS and vital signs.</div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/news/surgical-display-advances-imaging-emerging-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/news/surgical-display-advances-imaging-emerging-markets#comments Imaging News Tue, 22 Oct 2013 14:50:00 +0000 10241 at http://medicaldesign.com