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9039623 Compound scanning head for an ultrasonic scanning apparatus  
In one embodiment, the invention is directed to an ultrasound transducer whose holding device moves along a guide track while the transducer on the end of the holding device oscillates about a...
8998814 Diagnostic ultrasound apparatus  
A novel diagnostic ultrasound apparatus has a plurality of ultrasound probes 1, delay means pairs 4 and 7 arranged respectively in the plurality of ultrasound probes to electronically delay the...
8968205 Sub-aperture control in high intensity focused ultrasound  
Sub-aperture control is provided for high intensity focused ultrasound. Test transmissions are made sequentially from different sub-apertures. The tissue response at the focal regions is...
8956297 Displacement measurement method and apparatus, and ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus  
An accurate real-time measurement of a displacement vector is achieved on the basis of the proper beamforming that require a short time for obtaining one echo data frame without suffering...
8945013 Real time ultrasound probe  
An external ultrasound probe assembly capable of scanning a three-dimensional volume is provided. The ultrasound probe assembly contains a plurality of ultrasonic transducers disposed along a...
8939908 Ultrasonic blood vessel inspecting apparatus  
An ultrasonic blood vessel inspecting apparatus provided with a longitudinal cross sectional blood vessel image generating portion configured to generate a longitudinal cross sectional image of a...
8942453 Ultrasonograph and method of diagnosis using same  
An ultrasonograph of the present invention comprises a probe (1), a controller (3) connected to the probe (1), and a display (4) connected to the controller (3). The controller (4) causes the...
8915855 Ultrasound system and method for providing multiple plane images for a plurality of views  
Embodiments for forming multiple plane images for a target object in an ultrasound system are disclosed. A processor forms volume data indicative of the target object by using ultrasound data. The...
8882671 Ultrasonic diagnostic device, ultrasonic image processing apparatus, ultrasonic image acquiring method and ultrasonic diagnosis display method  
Volume data are collected by swing scanning in which frames in different field angle settings are mixed by a wide scan set at a wide field angle to image a diagnostic target and an index part for...
8764661 Echolocation data generation  
Methods of probing a material under investigation using an ultrasound beam. Echolocation data is generated using a multi-dimensional transform capable of using phase and magnitude information to...
8708912 Ultrasound diagnostic apparatus and method of displaying ultrasound image  
Ultrasound diagnostic apparatus includes an unit 7 for forming time series tomographic images on the basis of a reflection echo signals received by ultrasound probe 2, an unit 8 for obtaining the...
8702611 Ultrasound probe and ultrasound diagnostic apparatus  
The ultrasound probe includes a first priority setting unit which sets a priority regarding which of temporal resolution and spatial resolution is given preference, and a measurement parameter...
8679018 Broad-beam imaging  
Methods of probing a material under investigation using an ultrasound beam. Echolocation data is generated using a multi-dimensional transform capable of using phase and magnitude information to...
8672846 Continuous transmit focusing method and apparatus for ultrasound imaging system  
In one embodiment, an ultrasound imaging method comprises: providing a probe that includes one or more transducer elements for transmitting and receiving ultrasound waves; generating a sequence of...
8663114 Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus and storage medium  
The ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus according to the present embodiments includes an ultrasound transmitting and receiving unit, a tomographic image generating unit, an analyzing unit, and an...
8663112 Methods and systems for fat reduction and/or cellulite treatment  
A method can include targeting a region of interest below a surface of skin, which contains fat lobuli and delivering ultrasound energy to the region of interest. The ultrasound energy generates a...
8657751 Ultrasound diagnostic apparatus and ultrasound image producing method  
An ultrasound diagnostic apparatus includes a transmission and reception circuit which electronically scans with a transducer array in an ultrasound probe for acquiring two-dimensional image data;...
8641624 Ultrasound diagnostic apparatus  
An ultrasound diagnostic apparatus includes a connection section to which an ultrasound probe having an ultrasound transducer mounted therein is detachably connected, a transmission section that...
8641627 Transesophageal ultrasound using a narrow probe  
Transesophageal echocardiography is implemented using a miniature transversely oriented transducer that is preferably small enough to fit in a 7.5 mm diameter probe, and most preferably small...
8617074 Method and apparatus for generating hardness and/or strain information of a tissue  
The invention is related to a method for generating hardness and/or strain information of a tissue which can be subject to a varying pressure, the method comprising: —positioning at least one...
8568324 Systems and methods for mechanical translation of full matrix array  
An ultrasonic transducer assembly (10) for diagnostic imaging is provided. The ultrasonic transducer includes an elongated housing (12) that is configured and dimensioned to accommodate applicable...
8545407 Method and device for measuring a mean value of visco-elasticity of a region of interest  
The invention relates to a method for measuring a mean visco-elasticity value for a soft material. The method uses a single probe carrying at least one transducer and includes the steps of: (a)...
8535229 Ultrasonographic device  
An ultrasonographic technique capable of forming a transmission beam enabling multi-beam transmission/reception of identical transmission sensitivity. An ultrasonographic device for imaging inside...
8506490 Real time ultrasound probe  
An external ultrasound transducer probe assembly capable of scanning a three-dimensional volume is provided. The ultrasound transducer probe assembly contains a plurality of ultrasonic transducers...
8483488 Method and system for stabilizing a series of intravascular ultrasound images and extracting vessel lumen from the images  
A method and system for generating stabilized intravascular ultrasonic images are provided. The system includes a probe instrument, having an ultrasonic signal transmitter and a reflected...
8475376 Medical imaging apparatus  
In a medical imaging apparatus for imaging mammary gland and breast while compressing the breast with a compression plate, the posture of an ultrasonic probe relative to the compression plate is...
8465429 Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus  
In an examination section of an ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus, an ultrasonic transducer (UT) unit, a shape measurement unit, and a belt conveyor for moving the UT unit and the shape measurement...
8454515 Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus and ultrasonic diagnostic method  
An ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus has a probe, an ultrasonic wave control unit, a volume data generation unit, and a three-dimensional display processing unit. The ultrasonic wave control unit...
8439841 Method of measuring the thickness of a biological tissue by ultrasounds and device for carrying out such method  
A method of measuring the thickness of a biological tissue by ultrasounds and a device carrying out such method. The method is implemented with an ultrasound probe that emits ultrasonic pulses...
8403854 Ultrasound diagnosis apparatus and method for acquiring 3-D images  
An ultrasound diagnosis apparatus and a 3-D image data scan method that can continuously display 3-D image data in both a pre-scan mode and a triggered entire volume mode by collecting the volume...
8398551 Capacitive ultrasonic transducer, production method thereof, and capacitive ultrasonic probe  
It becomes possible to obtain high sound pressure in a high frequency domain by a capacitive ultrasonic transducer which comprises a membrane on which one electrode is formed, a cavity constructed...
8371303 System and method for imaging endotracheal tube placement and measuring airway occlusion cuff pressure  
Described herein is an apparatus that includes an endotracheal tube or airway device having a proximal end and a distal end and an occlusion cuff. The occlusion cuff includes a sensor for helping...
8366623 Ultrasonic observing apparatus, control method for ultrasonic observing apparatus, ultrasonic observing system and ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus  
An ultrasonic observing apparatus according to the present invention comprises a machine-side connector receptacle, an electronics-side connector receptacle, a mechanical echo signal detecting...
8348848 Methods and apparatus for ultrasound imaging  
Systems and methods are described to determine a region of interest, determine a first beam steering angle of a first ultrasound beam transmitted from an ultrasound transducer array that results...
8348849 Ultrasound 3D imaging system  
The present invention relates to an ultrasound imaging system in which the scan head either includes a beamformer circuit that performs far field subarray beamforming or includes a sparse array...
8323199 Method and apparatus for imaging the mechanical properties of tissue from an endocavity  
The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for imaging the mechanical properties of a tissue region from within an endocavity of a patient. The apparatus generally comprises an...
8323198 Spatial and temporal alignment for volume rendering in medical diagnostic ultrasound  
Ultrasound data is aligned spatially and temporally for volume rendering of a fetal heart or other cyclically moving object. A sequence of ultrasound data is obtained for each of a plurality of...
8317709 Alignment and imaging of an eye with an ultrasonic scanner  
A method and apparatus are disclosed for generating accurate and precise ultrasonic images of biological materials or animate objects, such as the cornea and lens of the eye, and, in particular,...
8303579 Surgical operation system and surgical operation method  
The surgical operation system includes a treatment section for treating a living tissue of a treatment target; an ultrasound generation section for providing ultrasound to the treatment section;...
8298147 Three dimensional co-registration for intravascular diagnosis and therapy  
A method and system are disclosed for creating, in a coordinated manner, graphical images of a body including vascular features from a combination of image data sources. The method includes...
8287471 Medical treatment using an ultrasound phased array  
A medical system and method for treating a disorder of a subject by thermal ablation, e.g., focused ultrasound thermal ablation, are provided. The method includes obtaining medical images that...
8273027 Ultrasonic probe  
In an ultrasonic probe of the present invention, a probe main body that comprises a flat shaped piezoelectric element group having a plurality of strip shaped piezoelectric elements arranged in a...
8234922 Ultrasonic diagnostic equipment  
Provided is ultrasonic diagnostic equipment including: an equipment body; a display unit provided to the equipment body and configured to display an ultrasonic image; an equipment-side connector...
8233687 Ultrasonic imaging apparatus and a method of obtaining ultrasonic images  
An ultrasonic probe and a transmitter/receiver scan a 3D region using ultrasonic beams by raising the scanning line density of the transmission of ultrasonic beams for a region of interest...
8226561 Ultrasound imaging system  
Echolocation data is generated using a multi-dimensional transform capable of using phase and magnitude information to distinguish echoes resulting from ultrasound beam components produced using...
8216147 Ultrasonographic equipment  
A technology for structuring a three-dimensional image in a more accurate position spatially even when an ultrasonic transducer unit does not perform oscillation scanning at completely constant...
8211021 Ultrasound image processing apparatus and ultrasound diagnostic apparatus  
An ultrasound image processing apparatus includes first and second connecting portions to which first and second ultrasound probes are removably connected, the probes including first and second...
8213467 Systems and methods providing ASICs for use in multiple applications  
A system comprises an application specific integrated circuit (ASIC) adapted for use in a plurality of circuit configurations. The circuit configurations provide for different numbers of signal...
8206307 Ultrasound imaging probe and method  
An ultrasound probe is provided having an ultrasound module received in a housing thereof, the ultrasound module including a plurality of transducers longitudinally spaced apart within the housing...
8206301 Ultrasonic imaging apparatus and ultrasonic image processing apparatus, method and program  
An ultrasonic image processing apparatus capable of analyzing speckle information contained in the entire ultrasonic image and displaying the analysis results as a moving image. The ultrasonic...

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