Understanding the RUSH Exam
Cardiology, Featured

Understanding the RUSH Exam

First introduced in 2006 by Weingart SD, the RUSH (Rapid Ultrasound in SHock) exam has been instrumental in the early evaluation of a hypotension or shock. It was designed to be used with the portable ultrasound machines found in the majority of emergency room and critical care facilities. The RUSH approach is used to examine […]

Getting to Know the Vscan
Other Ultrasound

Getting to Know the Vscan!

National Ultrasound is always happy to introduce new equipment that helps to advance the medical field and help people live longer, fuller lives. One of the most recent machines in our product line is the GE Vscan Extend Dual Probe. This ultrasound machine can be used for many scenarios, thus making medicine and treatment options […]

Advancements in Ultrasound Technology
Other Ultrasound

Advancements in Ultrasound Technology

Although ultrasound has been around for many years, there has often been problems with obtaining high resolution imagery. However, in recent times there have been advances made that make high resolution more achievable. It is done by using a holey structures metamaterial composed of copper tubing and works on the principle of deep-subwavelength imaging. By using this […]