Your Comprehensive First Call Checklist for Ultrasound Machine Inspections

August 25, 2023

When caring for healthcare imaging equipment, precision and reliability are paramount. Ultrasound machines play a crucial role in diagnosing and monitoring patients, making regular inspections of the equipment a necessity to ensure accurate results and patient safety. To streamline your first call process for ultrasound machine inspections, follow this comprehensive checklist. By adhering to this…

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Buyer’s Guide to Finding the Perfect Portable Ultrasound Repair Vendor

August 9, 2023

Buyer’s Guide to Finding the Perfect Portable Ultrasound Repair Vendor Portable ultrasound machines are indispensable tools for healthcare professionals but are prone to occasional malfunctions and breakdowns. When your portable ultrasound acts up, it is essential to have a reliable and efficient portable ultrasound repair vendor assess the unit and repair it. In this blog…

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Troubleshooting Tips for Portable Ultrasound

May 15, 2023

Portable ultrasound equipment is a critical diagnostic tool for a variety of medical disorders, from pregnancy to heart disease. There are several issues that might impact the visual quality and knowing how to efficiently diagnose the issue is crucial. Here are some suggested steps for troubleshooting portable ultrasound. In conclusion, troubleshooting portable ultrasound devices is…

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Image Quality Troubleshooting – Testing Your Probe Transducers

September 27, 2022

When your ultrasound machine is experiencing image quality issues, rule of thumb is to test your probes. If the probe malfunctions, it can affect the rest of the machine and can provide skewed results, possibly resulting in a misdiagnosis. Here are some guidelines for ultrasound transducer troubleshooting to help you see the signs and keep…

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Maintain Your Ultrasound for Peak Performance

September 26, 2022

by: Jim Rickner Correctly maintaining your ultrasound is essential for peak performance.  But what steps can we take to ensure that we complete the necessary tasks.  Start by reviewing the OEM’s user manual and seeing what steps they recommend.  Some OEMs state that no PMs (preventative maintenance services) are required but then dictate that the…

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Divide and Conquer!

July 26, 2022

Troubleshooting a malfunctioning ultrasound system Troubleshooting a malfunctioning ultrasound system can be a daunting task but it doesn’t have to be.  By breaking the system down into sub-systems, it is easier to locate the source of the problem.  Breaking the System into Sub-systems There are three major sub-systems in an ultrasound.  The “backend”, the “frontend”…

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Investing in Veterinary Ultrasound

November 10, 2021

November 10, 2021 Primarily driven by a growing companion animal population, today’s veterinary ultrasound capabilities have led to more accurate diagnoses, earlier disease detection, and a greater understanding of the health and well-being of animals. In fact, ultrasound has revolutionized veterinary medicine in the way health issues and surgical procedures are approached. Coupled with x-rays,…

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System Spotlight: Mindray VETUS 7

October 27, 2021

October 27, 2021 The Mindray Vetus 7 is ideal for the veterinary practice looking to perform abdominal, superficial, cardiac, reproduction, and musculoskeletal exams consistently. The Vetus 7 incorporates a powerful software package with customization, transducer technology, and ease-of-use through a cart-based system. Its setup is designed with the user in mind, including a 21.5 inch…

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How to Choose the Best Urology Ultrasound System for Your Practice

September 24, 2021

September 24, 2021 While some ultrasound studies require little user experience, others, such as ultrasound of the kidneys, testicles, or prostate, require more skill. Whether you are a part of a department in a large hospital or you own your own private practice, you need an ultrasound system designed to fit your urology workflow. A…

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Ultrasound Spotlight: GE Logiq E10

September 10, 2021

August 27, 2021 As an important diagnostic tool for pain management healthcare professionals, point-of-care ultrasound systems (POCUS) are portable, focused, accessible, and quick, delivering real-time and interactive diagnostic imaging. When used, point-of-care ultrasound decreases image timing and expenses while increasing accuracy. In the field of Pain Management, healthcare professionals rely on ultrasound for guidance with…

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