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Children in Tanzania with devastating anorectal malformations received life-changing corrective surgeries with the help of Toshiba’s ultrasound during a recent mission conducted by Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Imaging plays a crucial role in these procedures and Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc. donated its ViamoTM ultrasound system for use during the mission. In partnership with … Continue reading Toshiba’s Portable Ultrasound Provides Life-Changing Imaging During Pediatric Surgical Mission in Tanzania

Toshiba (TYO:6502) said today it won clearance through an “authorization to operate” with the U.S. Air Force for the company’s Aplio Platinum series of ultrasound systems. Toshiba’s Aplio 500 platinum and Aplio 300 platinum ultrasound systems won clearance by meeting the Air Force and Defense Health Agency’s Platform Information Technolagy guidelines implemented to protect Patient Health Information … Continue reading Toshiba wins clearance from USAF for Aplio Platinum ultrasound systems

   Researchers are using microvascular ultrasound imaging equipment to study the microvascularization of the placenta, the elasticity of placental tissue, and its calcification content. The multisite study is part of an initiative to improve the understanding of the function of the placenta, and is being funded by a USD 2.725 million grant from the US … Continue reading Multisite Ultrasound Study to Help Improve Pregnancy Outcomes

EVMS Researchers Use Toshiba’s Superb Micro-Vascular Imaging to Improve Visualization of Placenta Blood Vessels Aplio™ 500 Platinum ultrasound systems from Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc., are being utilized in research to study the microvascularization of the placenta, placental tissue elasticity and placental calcification content. As part of an initiative to better understand placental function, the … Continue reading Toshiba Aplio 500 Platinum Ultrasound Utilized in Multi-Site Study Aims to Help Improve Pregnancy Outcomes

Toshiba Names Maria Piazza Director of Ultrasound Business Unit Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc. announced today that Maria Piazza has been named director, Ultrasound Business Unit. In her new role, Piazza is responsible for developing and implementing strategic marketing plans that drive growth and profitability for the business unit. She will also work closely with … Continue reading Toshiba Names Maria Piazza Director of Ultrasound Business Unit

TUSTIN, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Toshiba ultrasound systems put customers first with a worry-free experience, resulting in a 10 percent growth in its U.S. ultrasound business in 2013. According to Klein Biomedical Consultants, Inc.’s industry report published in April, Toshiba vastly outpaced the U.S. industry’s nearly 3 percent growth. Toshiba’s best-selling product, the AplioTM 500, was partially responsible … Continue reading Toshiba’s Customer-Focused Ultrasound Business Outpaces U.S. Market for Second Consecutive Year