Education

How to Scan the Lungs with Ultrasound

Our team worked with Dr. Dan Kim, a Vancouver emergency medicine physician, to record a quick lung exam tutorial using Clarius ultrasound.  Dr. Kim scanned a healthy model during the video. Please refer to the exam shown below from our cases page to see a clip of a lung with pneumonia captured with a Clarius…

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Clinical Utility and Technique for Lung Ultrasound in COVID-19 Cases

Daniel J. Kim, MD FRCPC Dr. Kim is an emergency physician in Vancouver. To help Clarius users understand how they can use ultrasound in the screening and monitoring of COVID-19, we asked Dr. Kim to put together an article summarizing current best practices. Clarius will share updates on ultrasound use for COVID-19 as more information…

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Ultrasound Everywhere

On this International Women’s Day, we’re proud to feature some remarkable medical practitioners who have used Clarius for a broad variety of applications. Dr. Ruth Maher, Assistant Professor School of Pharmacy and Health Professions at Creighton UniversityDr. Ruth Maher recently won an innovation award for developing a non-invasive solution for treating bladder weakness and other…

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Introducing our online MSK Education Series

By Greg Fritz, PT, DPT, RMSK Clarius is partnering with MSK ultrasound Imaging pioneer Greg Fritz, PT, DPT, RMSK, to deliver online presentations to help clinicians update and refine MSK imaging skills. Greg was one of three physical therapist recipients in the nation who earned a Pioneer Certificate in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging (RMSK) in Washington…

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Artificial Intelligence in Medical Ultrasound Research

It’s no secret that Artificial Intelligence (AI) governs our lives through the consumer technology we use every day. AI is now disrupting various healthcare practices, including medical ultrasound imaging. In fact, the projected market value of AI within healthcare is expected to grow from $2B in 2018, to $36B in 2025. One of the most…

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A Brief History of Medical Ultrasound

When we first introduced the Clarius Handheld Ultrasound scanner in March 2016, the concept of truly portable ultrasound was very new and surprising to many.  But when you consider that medical ultrasound imaging has followed the same trend as personal computers, the miniaturization of ultrasound systems is a natural progression. As computers have become smaller…

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Using Elastography to understand musculoskeletal pathology

Last week, we introduced the elastography imaging mode available on our Clarius Ultrasound platform. Greg Fritz PT, DPT, RMSK, a practicing physiotherapist in Washington State, has been testing elastography with his Clarius scanner at his small practice. Here is the detailed account of his experience with this advanced Clarius feature. Physical Therapists, who critically identify musculoskeletal…

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Real-time Elastography Now Available on Clarius Handheld Ultrasound

Measuring elasticity and stiffness of soft tissue to detect the presence or progression of disease is a well-known diagnostic method.  Elastography is an ultrasound imaging modality that is established in medical literature and continues to evolve as a non-invasive diagnostic technique.  Until now, it has only been offered on high-end ultrasound systems due to the…

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The Benefits of Portable Ultrasound in your Practice

Clarius ultrasound for urology

We recently caught up with Dr. Kevin Zorn at the American Urology Association (AUA) meeting in Chicago to discuss his practice. Dr. Zorn is a urologist who started off his practice at the University of Chicago before moving to Montreal to head the BPH and Robotics Program at the University of Montreal. He is very…

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Research Toolkits

We offer various research tools that can be purchased individually with any scanner model. Research tools provide a unique way to work with the raw data that the scanner collects internally, as well the ability to develop custom software that can be used for real-time analysis. Our goal is to help make imaging research simple…

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