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US20120165668 Systems and methods for treating acute and/or chronic injuries in soft tissue  
Various embodiments provide a method of treating fibrous soft tissue. The method can include the steps of targeting injured fibrous soft tissue located at or near an injury location; directing...
US20070232926 Medical ultrasound system and handpiece and methods for making and tuning  
Several embodiments of medical ultrasound handpieces are described each including a medical ultrasound transducer assembly. An embodiment of a medical ultrasound system is described, wherein the...
US20100324418 ULTRASOUND TRANSDUCER  
An ultrasound system having a transducer probe unit including at least one transducer for transmitting and receiving ultrasonic signals, wherein the transducer is moved with respect to the probe...
US20070016062 Multiple transducers for intravascular ultrasound imaging  
The present invention relates to a new intravascular ultrasound imaging device with an increased field of view. By using more than one ultrasound transducer crystal that is capable of producing an...
US20050251035 Modular portable ultrasound systems  
The present invention relates to a lightweight, high resolution portable ultrasound system using components and methods to improve connectivity and ease of use. A preferred embodiment includes an...
US20050154314 Component ultrasound transducer  
An ultrasound transducer having multiple focal zones is described. In one embodiment there is an ultrasound transducer manufactured as a single piece but having two or more focal zones. In a...
US20170105706 ULTRASOUND PROBE WITH INTEGRATED ELECTRONICS  
A hand-held ultrasound system includes integrated electronics within an ergonomic housing. The electronics includes control circuitry, beamforming and circuitry transducer drive circuitry. The...
US20160242739 MONOLITHIC ULTRASONIC IMAGING DEVICES, SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
To implement a single-chip ultrasonic imaging solution, on-chip signal processing may be employed in the receive signal path to reduce data bandwidth and a high-speed serial data module may be...
US20130184587 PROBE DEVICE, SERVER, SYSTEM FOR DIAGNOSING ULTRASOUND IMAGE, AND METHOD OF PROCESSING ULTRASOUND IMAGE  
A probe device, a server, a system for diagnosing an ultrasound image, and a method of processing an ultrasound image. The system includes: a probe device for transmitting an echo signal received...
US20120253200 LOW-COST IMAGE-GUIDED NAVIGATION AND INTERVENTION SYSTEMS USING COOPERATIVE SETS OF LOCAL SENSORS  
An augmentation device for an imaging system has a bracket structured to be attachable to an imaging component, and a projector attached to the bracket. The projector is arranged and configured to...
US20110251490 ULTRASONIC TRANSDUCER PROBE  
An acoustic generator, comprising: a source of electro-magnetic radiation; a waveguide coupled to said source; and at least one absorbing region defined in said waveguide, said region being...
US20050228288 Echogenic needle for transvaginal ultrasound directed reduction of uterine fibroids and an associated method  
The invention is a transvaginal ultrasound probe having an attached echogenic needle that is useful in the treatment of uterine fibroids. The echogenic needle has an echogenic surface near its tip...
US20130102900 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MANAGING A PATIENT  
A system for managing a patient is disclosed and can include a patient interface adapted to obtain ultrasound information about the patient, a provider interface adapted to facilitate...
US20170135676 ULTRASONIC IMAGING COMPRESSION METHODS AND APPARATUS  
To implement a single-chip ultrasonic imaging solution, on-chip signal processing may be employed in the receive signal path to reduce data bandwidth and an output data module may be used to move...
US20130158404 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR THREE-DIMENSIONAL ULTRASOUND IMAGING  
Under one aspect, an ultrasound system for producing a representation of an object includes: a concave transducer array configured to transmit ultrasonic pulses into the object and to receive...
US20060036178 Cableless coupling methods for ultrasound  
An ultrasound imaging device comprising a two-dimensional array of ultrasound transducers cablelessly coupled to a signal generating and receiving unit such as a motherboard. The coupling includes...
US20060020210 Ultrasonic transmission films and devices for hygienic transducer surfaces  
The present invention provides for methods and devices for reducing medical probe contamination by providing rigid probe holders.
US20140343432 OCULAR ULTRASOUND PROBE  
Devices, systems and methods for ocular ultrasound are provided having therapeutic and/or diagnostic applications. In one aspect, an ocular probe is disclosed that is uniquely configured for use...
US20120130241 HANDHELD VOLUMETRIC ULTRASOUND SCANNING DEVICE  
An apparatus and related methods for ultrasonically scanning a tissue volume are described, the apparatus being particularly advantageous in the context of freehand ultrasound assisted biopsy of...
US20110015527 FLAT DOPPLER PROBE AND METHOD OF THE SAME  
A flat ultrasound probe includes a housing having sidewalls, each having a height, a bottom surface for contacting an external surface of a patient during operation of the probe, the bottom...
US20100262013 Universal Multiple Aperture Medical Ultrasound Probe  
A Multiple Aperture Ultrasound Imaging (MAUI) probe or transducer is uniquely capable of simultaneous imaging of a region of interest from separate physical apertures. Construction of probes can...
US20070232928 Medical ultrasound system and handpiece and methods for making and tuning  
Several embodiments of medical ultrasound handpieces are described each including a medical ultrasound transducer assembly. An embodiment of a medical ultrasound system is described, wherein the...
US20050096548 Transducer mounting assembly  
The invention relates to an apparatus for adjustably securing an ultrasonic transducer to an orthopedic appliance, having: (a) an optional adjustable clamp adapted to adjustably secure the...
US20050070801 Acoustic lens composition, ultrasonic probe, and ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus  
Provided is an acoustic lens composition which comprises 40 wt % or more of silicone rubber and 15 to 60 wt % of a zinc oxide powder, suppresses ultrasonic attenuation, and has superior molding...
US20160038120 ULTRASONIC TRANSDUCER DEVICE, ULTRASONIC MEASUREMENT APPARATUS, HEAD UNIT, PROBE, AND ULTRASONIC IMAGING APPARATUS  
An ultrasonic transducer device includes a substrate, an ultrasonic element array having a plurality of ultrasonic element rows each including a plurality of ultrasonic elements arranged along a...
US20140228689 ULTRASONIC DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING SYSTEM AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF  
An ultrasonic diagnostic imaging system not depending on an operator who operates the apparatus is provided. The system includes a measuring unit (coordinate calculation section 2034) that...
US20140180116 Coupling Structures for an Ultrasound Probe  
A probe cap for use with an ultrasound probe including a head portion and an acoustic surface is disclosed. In one embodiment, the probe cap includes a body that defines a cavity sized for...
US20140107487 ULTRASOUND SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATICALLY ACTIVATING ULTRASOUND PROBE BASED ON MOTION OF THE ULTRASOUND PROBE  
Provided are an ultrasound system and method for automatically activating an ultrasound probe based on motion of the ultrasound probe. The ultrasound system includes an ultrasound probe for...
US20130267853 ULTRASOUND DEVICE, AND ASSOCIATED CABLE ASSEMBLY  
An ultrasound device including an ultrasonic transducer device having a plurality of transducer elements forming a transducer array is provided. Each transducer element includes a piezoelectric...
US20070161905 INTRAUTERINE ULTRASOUND AND METHOD FOR USE  
A method and apparatus for medical imaging is described. The apparatus applies specifically to accessing and targeting tissue in a small cavity or tightly enclosed space. The medical imaging...
US20070078346 Sterile shell for an ultrasonic probe and method of using same  
A compact ultrasound needle guidance system and method of use is described. The needle guidance system has components to adjustably target a needle's destination in the plane of a two-dimensional...
US20050154308 Disposable transducer seal  
A disposable transducer seal designed to seal an open aperture of a transducer housing for a therapeutic ultrasound procedure. The seal has a membrane, a retainer and a mating device for locking...
US20050043628 Backing material for micromachined ultrasonic transducer devices  
An ultrasonic transducer device comprising: an ultrasonic transducer array micromachined on a substrate; flexible electrical connections connected to the transducer array; and a body of...
US20150352318 ULTRASOUND ASSISTED CATHETER PLACEMENT SYSTEM  
A deep vein intravenous introducer has a wheel located toward the front end of the device that can be rotated by the index finger of the user. After placement of the needle in the lumen of the...
US20150245814 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR THREE-DIMENSIONAL ULTRASOUND IMAGING  
Under one aspect, an ultrasound system for producing a representation of an object includes: a concave transducer array configured to transmit ultrasonic pulses into the object and to receive...
US20140128740 PORTABLE ULTRASOUND IMAGING SYSTEM  
A portable ultrasound imaging system includes a scan head coupled by a cable to a portable battery-powered data processor and display unit. The scan head enclosure houses an array of ultrasonic...
US20120179044 ULTRASOUND 3D IMAGING SYSTEM  
The present invention relates to an ultrasound imaging system in which the scan head includes a beamformer circuit that performs far field subarray beamforming or includes a sparse array selecting...
US20120135392 ULTRASOUND STIMULATION DEVICES AND TECHNIQUES  
Ultrasound stimulation devices and related techniques are disclosed. An ultrasound transducer for generating ultrasound energy is carried by a transducer housing that seals the transducer and may...
US20090240146 MECHANICAL ARM  
An interchangeable transducer for use with an ultrasound medical system having a keyless adaptor and capable of operating in a wet environment. The interchangeable transducer has an adaptor for...
US20090093719 HANDHELD ULTRASOUND IMAGING SYSTEMS  
A handheld ultrasound device is provided, having a transducer assembly for emitting and receiving sonic signals, a configurable signal processing unit, and a data processor configured to provide...
US20090005685 ULTRASONIC PROBE AND INSPECTION APPARATUS EQUIPPED WITH THE ULTRASONIC PROBE  
An ultrasonic probe includes a light irradiating portion configured to radiate light for generating ultrasonic waves from a light absorber, an ultrasonic transducing portion configured to...
US20070197918 ENDO-CAVITY FOCUSED ULTRASOUND TRANSDUCER  
An apparatus for delivering acoustic energy to a target site adjacent a body passage includes first and second elongate members, each carrying one or more transducer elements on their distal ends....
US20070161904 Transducer array imaging system  
The disclosed embodiments include a method, system, and device for conducting ultrasound interrogation of a medium. The novel method includes transmitting a non-beamformed or beamformed ultrasound...
US20060004290 Ultrasound transducer with additional sensors  
The present technique provides for the manufacture and/or use of an ultrasound probe configured to acquire non-imaging data in addition to imaging data. In particular, the ultrasound probe...
US20050203410 Methods and systems for ultrasound imaging of the heart from the pericardium  
A peritoneal ultrasound imager includes an elongated body less than about 20 inches in length that is adapted to be inserted through a cannula into or near the pericardium space, and an ultrasound...
US20130317365 ULTRASOUND SCANNING SYSTEM  
A three dimensional ultrasound scanning system includes devices to capture an acquisition state for a scan including quantitative data about the conditions under which the scan was obtained. The...
US20100234716 Method and Apparatus for Monitoring Fluid Content within Body Tissues  
Methods and devices for monitoring fluid content within body tissues. An adherent device having a support configured to transmit a signal into a body of a patient, and receive a reflected portion...
US20090076393 ULTRASOUND TRANSDUCER AND ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND DIAGNOSIS SYSTEM INCLUDING THE SAME  
A micromachined ultrasound transducer including a plurality of ultrasound transducer cells each of which includes a substrate on which a bottom electrode is formed, and a membrane provided apart...
US20060253028 Multiple transducer configurations for medical ultrasound imaging  
The systems and methods described herein provide for multiple transducer configurations for use in medical ultrasound imaging systems. A medical device has a rotatable imaging device located...
US20060106311 Gel pad for use with an ultrasonic monitor  
An ultrasonic monitor implemented on a PCB includes a gel pad comprised of a gel layer and a membrane layer. Ultrasonic signals are transmitted between the ultrasonic monitor and a living subject...