More Colors for Ultrasound

April 2009
Imaging Economics;Apr2009, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the trends in ultrasound equipment manufacturing in the U.S. which incorporate sophisticated and colorful features for patient care enhancement. It looks on the S Series ultrasound solutions of SonoSite Inc. of Bothell, Washington, which is added recently with SonoGT Global Target functionality for color flow sensitivity and wireless connectivity. Paul R. Sierzenski of Christina Care Health System in Newark, Delaware is cited, commenting on the subject matter.


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