Archives for June 2014

Echo Bingo at ASE 2014

bingo winnerCongratulations to ASE member, Anne Bello, RDCS, RDMS, AS, who won the Echo Bingo drawing which took place at ASE’s Silver Anniversary Scientific Sessions on Monday, June 23.  See you in Boston Anne!

Dr. Neil J. Weissman elected President of ASE

Read release here.

United States Senator to Speak at Medical Conference Sunday in Portland

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New Study Develops Cutting-Edge Echocardiography Method for Diagnosis of Acute Coronary Syndromes

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Study Reveals Potential New Therapeutic Target for Patients with Atherosclerosis

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New Study Shows Promising Results for using Speckle-tracking Echocardiography after Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Implantation in Congenital Heart Disease Patients

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New Study Sheds Light on Risk Factors for Atrial Fibrillation and Cardioembolic Stroke

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Innovative Cardiovascular Ultrasound Solutions Showcased in Exhibit Hall at ASE Scientific Sessions

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ASE Founder, Dr. Harvey Feigenbaum received Indiana University President’s Medal

Dr. Feigenbaum was presented with the President’s Medal for Excellence on Monday evening. An Indiana University faculty member since 1962, Feigenbaum has been the leading scientist for decades in echocardiography, the most widely used imaging technique for diagnosing cardiovascular disease, which is the leading cause of death in the U.S. Read more about how he pioneered the way for echocardiography and his many accomplishments in the field of medicine here.

Echo AUC app 2.0 available!

The new Echo AUC app 2.0 that incorporates the stress echo algorithms and other echo modalities is now available!

You can download directly from the App Stores or at the follow links  …

iOS:

https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/echo-auc/id667351051?mt=8

Android:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.asecho.echoauc

Check it out!

 

ASE and the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) are pleased to announce that CMS has approved the ImageGuide Registry® as a Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) for 2020. The first national registry for non-invasive cardiac imaging, ImageGuide Registry is receiving this important designation for the sixth consecutive year.