Ultrasound-Guided Nerve Blocks Improve Fracture Pain Ultrasound-Guided Nerve Blocks Improve Fracture Pain
The ultrasound-guided approach shows benefits in hip fracture-related pain over standard anesthesia, with some caveats.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anesthesiology News Source Type: news

Ultrasound Helps Predict Gout Flares Over the Next Year Ultrasound Helps Predict Gout Flares Over the Next Year
Ultrasound findings of urate deposits and inflammation may predict gout flares over the next year, researchers in Italy and the UK report.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Ultrasound imaging gets small and wearable
Scientists created a wearable ultrasound device —about the size of a postage stamp—that can continuously image inside the body for at least two days. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - August 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rivanna touts Accuro clinical study results
Ultrasound technology developer Rivanna Medical is touting clinical result...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Rivanna points to U.K. report on Accuro guidance Rivanna releases updated Accuro system Rivanna touts Accuro research Rivanna seeks new patents in U.S., Japan Rivanna receives NIBIB grant (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 15, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

With no family doctor, Lochaber woman paid virtual care service to get mammogram results
Jennifer DeCoste says she felt it was urgent to get her results after a second mammogram last month at St. Martha’s Regional Hospital in Antigonish, which was followed by an unexpected breast ultrasound on the same day.  (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - August 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Nova Scotia Source Type: news

Zeta Surgical Appoints Professor James Choi as Focused Ultrasound Lead in Push for Incision-less Brain Surgery
BOSTON, Aug. 12, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Zeta Surgical, a surgical robotics and mixed reality company, has appointed Dr. James Choi from Imperial College London as Focused Ultrasound Lead. Dr. Choi will head the development of a... Devices, Neurosurgery, Personnel Zeta Surgical, digital surgery, neurosurgical navigation, robotic surgery (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - August 12, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What to Know About Peripheral Artery Disease —and Its Connection to Diabetes
When we think of clogged arteries, most of us think about the heart. “But buildup of fatty plaques can happen in any artery, including those that carry blood away from the heart,” says Dr. Samuel Kim, a preventive cardiologist and lipidologist at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York. The arteries that branch out and feed into our arms and legs make up the bulk of what we call peripheral arteries. And the narrowing in these vessels is referred to as peripheral artery disease (PAD), a common condition in which the legs or arms don’t receive sufficient blood flow. “Interestingly, arteries in our legs and...
Source: TIME: Health - August 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lala Tanmoy Das Tags: Uncategorized Disease freelance healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Geographic factors influence patient access to radiologists
The northeastern U.S. has a higher ratio of radiologists to population tha...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Rural areas have less access to CT lung cancer screening Where patients live has big effect on breast cancer treatment Medicare beneficiary growth outstripping radiologist supply Rural women less likely to get colorectal cancer screening Low-income areas have less access to obstetric ultrasound (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 11, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Emergency providers don't face much legal risk from POCUS use
Emergency medicine providers who use point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) don'...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Butterfly Network seeks dismissal of Fujifilm Sonosite suit Lawsuit over PACS hack in New York dismissed ACR, other societies continue surprise billing lawsuit Radiologists more likely to be sued among medical professions Top 10 tips for newly graduated radiologists (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 11, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

GE, Nex Cubed tap six AI startups for accelerator
GE Healthcare and startup accelerator Nex Cubed have named six medical imagin...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: GE releases new Definium 656 HD flagship fixed x-ray system ECR 2022 Rewind: AI advances are tops among trends on display GE Healthcare Q2 sales edge up as profit dips GE introduces Voluson Expert 22 ultrasound scanner Intelligent Ultrasound's AI added to GE ultrasound scanner (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 10, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Butterfly Network seeks dismissal of Fujifilm Sonosite suit
Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) developer Butterfly Network has filed a motio...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Butterfly Network's revenue, net loss grows in Q2 Butterfly Network posts increase in Q1 revenues, net loss grows Butterfly Network taps new CFO and executive VP Butterfly Network touts use of AI, ultrasound by nurse midwives Fujifilm Sonosite sues Butterfly Network over POCUS patents (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 9, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Bringing Specialist Telemedicine to Children of Rural Kenya
A child has her teeth examined remotely. The Daktari Smart technology means children in rural Kenya are linked to specialist care in big centres. Credit: Daktari SmartBy Wilson OdhiamboNairobi, Aug 8 2022 (IPS) New telemedicine technology, Daktari Smart, aims to mitigate the gap between child patients and medical specialists in rural Kenya. Officially launched in November 2021, the system was built to help sick children have easy access to medical specialists minus the cost of being physically present (remote/digital access). According to them, this will help optimise the delivery of healthcare systems. Kenya Medical Pract...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Wilson Odhiambo Tags: Africa Development & Aid Featured Headlines Health TerraViva United Nations IPS UN Bureau IPS UN Bureau Report Kenya Source Type: news

Homegrown ultrasound phantom puts kitchen ingredients to use
Corn flour, gelatin, olives, and raisins. Mix these and other ingredients togethe...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: POCUS serves an ace at US Open tennis tournament Image-guided steroid injections don't lead to more COVID infections Ultrasound gel: A slick way to keep surgery hair-free Trainees learn IV placement with sides of gelatin, tofu How ultrasound can help speed up winemaking (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 5, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Postop Pulmonary Complications in Asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 Postop Pulmonary Complications in Asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2
This ultrasound study revealed that even in asymptomatic post-COVID-19 patients, there may be residual lung lesions related to the clinical course of SARS-CoV-2 infection.BMC Anesthesiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anesthesiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Butterfly Network's revenue, net loss grows in Q2
Point-of-care ultrasound developer Butterfly Network reported a 16% increas...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Butterfly Network posts increase in Q1 revenues, net loss grows Butterfly Network posts revenue gain, lower net loss in Q4 Butterfly Network revenues will exceed expectations in Q4 Butterfly Network posts 44% revenue increase in Q3 Butterfly Network posts Q2 revenue growth (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 3, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news