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Dakila the endangered Visayan warty pig gets an echocardiogram at the Pittsburgh Zoo
Veterinary patients can be such pigs. At the Pittsburgh Zoo, they are occasionally lethargic, critically endangered warty pigs . One of the Zoo’s three resident Visayan pigs , Dakila, who is 8 years old, is one such patient. Her veterinary...[Read more]
As point-of-care ultrasound becomes more common, hospital administrators across the world are understanding that beside ultrasound can do more than provide patients with real-time diagnosis and increase satisfaction scores – it can also make patients safe
As point-of-care ultrasound becomes more common, hospital administrators across the world are understanding that bedside ultrasound can do more than provide patients with real-time diagnosis and increase satisfaction scores – it can also make patients safer. As we travel across...[Read more]
SonoSite SII Wins Silver at International Design Excellence Awards
Last year, Craig Chamberlain and his team of designers traveled around the world – over 101,964 miles, to be exact – meeting clinicians in hospitals and clinics to observe how they use point-of-care ultrasound. Chamberlain is the Director of Experience...[Read more]
SonoSite Supports Homeless Veterans with Sonosite iViz Ultrasound
It’s one of the central pillars of the United States military: You don’t leave a fellow soldier behind. That ethos pushed five Vietnam veterans, Jack Lyon, Bill Mahedy, Randy Waite, Paul Grasso, and Russ Kelly, to a breaking point in...[Read more]
Spreading point-of-care ultrasound in the Philippines
West Virginia University Department of Emergency Medicine Ultrasound fellow, Kristine S. Robinson, M.D. is taking Point of Care Ultrasound (PoCUS) to the international level by residing in Metro Manila, Philippines for a month, equipped with a Sonosite Edge machine from...[Read more]
LIG Global Uses SonoSite Ultrasound in the Dominican Republic
By Raghu Thunga, M.D., COO, LIG Global Foundation LIG Global Foundation ( www.ligglobal.org ) is a not-for-profit public global charity dedicated to helping provide proper healthcare to the underprivileged. In our recent trip to Dajabon in the Dominican Republic, we...[Read more]
Hospitals Must Integrate Imaging Technology to Avoid Cuts to Medicare Payments
In her View from the Hill article, Jill Rathbun of the Galileo Consulting Group summarizes the recent annual Medicare Payment Advisory Committee (MedPac) report and explains how implementing a point of care ultrasound program can align health care delivery with...[Read more]
Point of Care Ultrasound Plays a Big Role in Equine Sports Medicine   This video courtesy of Wisconsin Equine Clinic and Hospital, Dr. Jo-Anne LeMieux discusses ultrasonography and its use in her daily practice. SonoSite Edge ultrasound plays a big role
In this video from the Wisconsin Equine Clinic and Hospital, Dr. Jo-Anne LeMieux discusses ultrasonography and its use in her daily practice. SonoSite's Edge II ultrasound plays a big role in Dr. LeMieux’s diagnostic workups. Portable, battery powered, engineered for...[Read more]
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Professor Alistair Royse believes in the power of disruptive innovation. The Sonosite iViz is playing a crucial role in his education programs. At the Royal Melbourne Hospital in Australia , Cardiothoracic Surgeon Prof. Alistair Royse was one of the earliest...[Read more]
Gold Coast University Hospital
Read how one of Australia’s largest emergency departments, the Gold Coast University Hospital is utilizing the SonoSite iViz. Dr. Stuart Watkins works in one of the largest and busiest emergency departments in Australia averaging over 300 patients a day. “When...[Read more]