contrast imaging

contrast imaging

Cardiology The use of a microaggregate or other ultrasonography contrast agent to ↑ sensitivity of real-time myocardial perfusion imaging. See Ultrasonography.
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Focusing on physics and hardware configurations rather than algorithms and software, they consider absorption-based X-ray imaging, X-ray phase contrast imaging, photoacoustic imaging and tomography, diffuse optical imaging, acoustical imaging, multimodality imaging, and three-dimensional in vivo microscopy.
14 /PRNewswire/ -- Positron Systems, Inc of Boise, Idaho and MXI Systems, Inc of Nashville, Tennessee have signed an agreement where Positron will market and distribute a mobile, phased contrast imaging machine in the aerospace, power generation and railway industries.
Under the terms of the agreement, Bristol-Myers Squibb Medical Imaging and IMCOR will have the right to further develop and commercialize their respective ultrasound contrast imaging agents without risk of infringing the other company's patent rights.
To further enhance understanding and advancement of contrast imaging, ATL launched a web site, www.
MICAA is a non-profit organization established to educate government officials and the public with respect to the benefits, appropriate use, and cost-effectiveness of contrast imaging agents.
Study participants were given a 4 [acute accent]mol/kg bolus dose of EP-2104R and contrast imaging was performed within minutes.
Key features of the new imaging principles for the Sequoia(R) Echocardiography platform include Tissue Equalization(TM) technology (TEQ), which at the push of one button, correctly identifies whether the ultrasound echoes are coming from soft tissue or artifacts and immediately sets the correct brightness for any soft tissue echo; the Cadence(TM) Coherent Contrast Imaging capability, which allows continuous imaging of contrast agents with minimum bubble destruction, and the company's new eUltrasound solution, which provides cardiologists and sonographers with immediate access to a patient's digital exam on-line, providing a whole new level of productivity to echocardiography.
We share Phase Forward's dedication to drug safety," said Stefano Nodari, Information Technology R&D, associate director, Bracco Group, a pharmaceutical company and leading developer and supplier of advanced contrast imaging media for medical diagnostics.
Leveraging the industry proven, all digital Vingmed System FiVe(R), the new Vivid FiVe includes the addition of three sophisticated features: 4D Imaging; Tissue Tracking; and Contrast Imaging with real time myocardial contrast.
The company is making the announcement in conjunction with the 11th European Symposium on Ultrasound Contrast Imaging, January 26-27, 2006, in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
The Aplio CV features next-generation tissue Doppler and contrast imaging technology based on Toshiba's Intelligent Component Architecture (ICA), which allows faster processing of more complex data and delivers dramatically improved image quality.