Navigation Links
Verathon(R) Helps Physicians Identify the Presence of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms with New AortaScan(TM) Brand of Portable Ultrasound Aortic Measurement Instruments
Date:10/1/2009

sonographer, is easy for nurses to learn and use.

"In the Emergency Department, seconds count. The AortaScan(TM) AMI 9700 is designed to quickly and accurately take abdominal aortic diameter measurements to help identify a serious, life-threatening condition," stated Gerald McMorrow, CEO, Founder and Chairman of the Board of Verathon, Inc. "Integrated into triage, the AMI 9700 instrument gives Emergency Physicians critical information. With mortality rates approaching 95% for ruptured AAA, the ability to identify this often asymptomatic condition is essential for delivering effective care and improving patient outcomes," McMorrow said.

In a Primary Care setting, with Internists and Family Practitioners, the AortaScan(TM) AMI 9700 allows physicians to integrate abdominal aortic diameter exams into office visits. The US Preventative Services Task Force recommends screening patients who have a relatively high risk of dying from AAA: major risk factors include age 65 years or older, male sex, and smoking at least 100 cigarettes in a lifetime.(4) Unlike other ultrasound machines, the portable AMI 9700 is quick and easy to use. Exam results can be provided in a matter of minutes during an office visit.

When the scan button is pressed on the AortaScan(TM) AMI 9700, the instrument measures ultrasonic reflections on multiple planes inside the body and produces a three dimensional image. Based on this image, the AMI 9700 calculates and displays the diameter of the abdominal aorta on the color console, and offers aiming assistance to the user, on both the probe and the console.

The AMI 9700 instrument provides a print out or it can save exam data to an electronic medical record (EMR) via HIPAA-compliant ScanPoint® online imaging technology ®. ScanPoint® technology provides the ability to view, save and print exams as well as to quickly and easily calibrate AortaScan(TM) instruments online.

For mo
'/>"/>

SOURCE Verathon Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Capecitabine Added to Standard Treatment Given Before Surgery Helps to Eradicate Tumours in Patients With Early Breast Cancer
2. DNA Helps Reunite Children With Their Families
3. Online H1N1 Management: FairChoice Helps Schools Respond to Infectious Disease on Campus
4. CDC Analysis Finds Unique Social and Behavior Intervention Helps Reduce MRSA Rates Up to 62% in Study Hospitals
5. Exercise Helps Prevent Age-Related Brain Changes in Older Adults
6. Breakthrough Mapping of Alzheimers Genome Helps ID Four New Suspect Genes
7. NJ-Based Surgeon Helps Pioneer Dramatic Advance in Treating Damaged Discs
8. VAP Cholesterol Test Helps Reveal Association Between Adiponectin Levels and Atherosclerosis
9. (RED) to Launch New Way for People to Get Music in Their Lives; Weekly Delivery of Great Music Helps to Save Lives in Africa
10. Study Findings Show Infection Control Intervention Helps Keep Kids in School
11. Data Confirm Avastin(R) Helps Patients With Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Live Even Longer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/24/2014)... , Dec. 23, 2014 Echo ... medical device company focused on skin permeation, continuous ... Scott W. Hollander has been appointed ... Hollander has more than 20 years of experience ... industries, and most recently served as Vice President, ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014 LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com adds ... Syringe Industry of 178 pages providing 10 ... library. The 2014 Market Research ... a professional and deep research report on ... the report introduces Disposable Syringe basic information ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... , Dec. 23, 2014  Lockton Dunning ... of Lockton Companies, announced the addition of Vice ... will join Lockton Dunning,s Pharmacy Consulting team, Excelsior ... of relevant industry experience to the position.  Most ... Market Sales at Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy, where she ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Echo Therapeutics Announces Scott W. Hollander as President & Chief Executive Officer 2Echo Therapeutics Announces Scott W. Hollander as President & Chief Executive Officer 3World Disposable Syringe Market 2014 Report: China and Regional Analysis 2World Disposable Syringe Market 2014 Report: China and Regional Analysis 3World Disposable Syringe Market 2014 Report: China and Regional Analysis 4World Disposable Syringe Market 2014 Report: China and Regional Analysis 5Kim Foerster Joins Lockton Companies 2
... June 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pharmaxis,(ASX: PXS; Nasdaq: PXSL) ... Food,and Drug Administration (FDA) have reached agreement on ... via the Special,Protocol Assessment process., The SPA ... trial protocol,intended to form the primary basis of ...
... KNDL ), a,leading global full-service clinical research organization ... present at the upcoming Drug,Information Association (DIA) 44th ... 2008, at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center ... topics in the clinical,development industry, including EDC, biomarkers, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Pharmaxis Concludes Special Protocol Assessment with FDA for Bronchitol Phase 3 Trial 2Pharmaxis Concludes Special Protocol Assessment with FDA for Bronchitol Phase 3 Trial 3Kendle Experts to Present at the Drug Information Association 44th Annual Meeting 2Kendle Experts to Present at the Drug Information Association 44th Annual Meeting 3
(Date:12/24/2014)... Connie Casad, MD, a well-known and respected gynecologist, ... years of practice experience in Dallas, Texas, has announced ... dietary detoxification. The second study is scheduled to begin ... test patients who just completed a 21-day detoxification regimen. ... conducting the study, Dr. Casad said, "About 10 years ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014 The federal court overseeing ... blood thinner caused life-threatening episodes of internal bleeding ... for the proceeding, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According ... plans to select lawyers to serve as Liaison ... appointing a Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee, which will coordinate ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... (PRWEB) December 25, 2014 BambooIndustry.com a ... for many years. Today, the company announces its ... a special offer on these new products. , Bamboo ... renewable bamboo. The multiple layer bamboo panel board features ... both strong and emissions free. The bamboo panel consists ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Dec. 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Adults who ... risk of migraine headaches, suggests a study published ... . "Childhood maltreatment can have long-lasting effects, ... in adulthood," study author Dawn Buse, director of ... York City, said in a journal news release. ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014 Gluten, a protein found predominately ... have an intolerance to gluten, causing side effects that ... headaches, joint pain and fatigue. For this reason, Diet ... that deliver safe and fast weight loss while teaching ... gluten allergy reaction. These gluten free diet plans combine ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Connie Casad, MD, Now Accepting Test Participants for January Dietary Detoxification Study 2Health News:Connie Casad, MD, Now Accepting Test Participants for January Dietary Detoxification Study 3Health News:Court Overseeing Federal Xarelto Lawsuits Issues Coordination Order, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal Xarelto Lawsuits Issues Coordination Order, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Bamboo Flooring Company Bambooindustry.com Introduces Its Multiple Layer Bamboo Panel Board Collection 2Health News:Abuse in Childhood Tied to Migraines in Adulthood 2Health News:Diet Doc Adds Gluten Free Diet Plans to Their Stable of Specialized Weight Loss Programs 2Health News:Diet Doc Adds Gluten Free Diet Plans to Their Stable of Specialized Weight Loss Programs 3
... locking self locking fasteners are helping the electrical industry combat vibration ... design innovation. , ... (PRWEB) July 2, 2008 -- ... in soft materials prone to stripping or joint failure, self ...
... caring begun 29,years ago by a small group of friends ... fundraisers, thanks to the enthusiastic support of,women who see the ... The 29th annual Twilight Gathering, hosted by the Women,s ... p.m. at the home,of WCP President Carol Walters in Milford. ...
... Enthusiasm for event grows in the face of widespread budget cuts ... Area HIV/AIDS service ... Foundation,and AIDS Walk San Francisco announced today that the number of ... in,Golden Gate Park, July 20th, will expand from 42 to more ...
... Delaying childbirth has substantially contributed to recent rises in ... week by scientists at Cambridge University. , The findings ... Scottish data performed by a team under Professor Gordon ... , The team examined more than 500,000 entries ...
... help treat patients with cancer, depression, drug abuse, study ... spiritual effects of a substance in "sacred mushrooms" can ... , The scientists said their investigations may lead to ... cancer, depression and drug dependence. , In a previous ...
... Inc.,(Nasdaq: SUPG ), a pharmaceutical company dedicated ... for solid tumors and,hematological malignancies, today announced that ... is scheduled to present at the,Collins Stewart Growth ... Oriental Hotel in New York City., SuperGen,s ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Innovative Self Locking Threaded Fasteners Provide New Electrical Design Options 2Health News:Area Women Gather in Milford on July 10 to Further the Mission of Women's Caring Program 2Health News:AIDS Walk San Francisco Boosts Number of Teams and Benefiting Agencies 2Health News:AIDS Walk San Francisco Boosts Number of Teams and Benefiting Agencies 3Health News:Major rise in Caesarean sections linked to impaired womb function with age 2Health News:Hallucinogen Gives Lasting Spiritual Boost 2Health News:SuperGen to Present at the Collins Stewart Growth Conference on July 9, 2008 2
Adjust-A-Tip cautery....
Thru cut kerrison style punch 30 deg, 2.75 X 1.4 mm cut, 110 working length....
3 mm, 130 degree upwards cutting, detachable....
Sabre 180 is a powerful niche generator....
Medicine Products: