What Are the Best Echocardiography Machines?

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With so many options on the market, it’s easy to see why you may struggle with deciding which echocardiography machine is right for your health clinic. Luckily, we’ve put together some of the key features of the best machines around and why they may be ideal for your practice.

The GE Vivid E9

  • It has features similar to the Epiq 7 and iE33
  • It features powerful 4D and quantification for quicker processing
  • 4D TEE for image-guided procedures such as cath lab and surgical procedures
  • Features 4D LV Mass, 4D views, 4D Auto LVQ, 4D strain, as well as a 4D virtual store
  • The 4D imagines is just as fast and easy as the 2D imaging
  • Advanced 4D tools for comprehensive assessments
  • The LCD screen is 17-19” and features a separate tablet touch panel for easy navigation
  • Automated Function Imaging to assess and quantify motion in ventricular wall.
  • The keyboard is electronic and adjustable making it easy to handle and operate
  • Features a matrix probe and a single crystal probe
  • Has ECHOPAC network solutions and software
  • Once the images have been scanned it allows you to post using raw data format

The GE Vivid S6

  • Features a 17” LCD monitor
  • The power supply is uninterruptable for ten minutes
  • Features back-lighting that is interactive and offers specific buttons for cardiac applications
  • TruScan architecture
  • Continuous Tissue Optimization
  • Automatic Tissue Optimization
  • Tissue tracking
  • LVO Contract
  • Automated Function Imaging, 2D
  • Intima-Media Thickness
  • Comes with one crystal probe and a full range of probes for pediatric and adult scans
  • Features coded harmonics which is ideal for patients who are difficult to image
  • Has ECHOPAC network solutions and software
  • Once the images have been scanned it allows you to post using raw data format

The GE Vivid S5

  • Features a 15” LCD monitor
  • TruScan architecture
  • Automatic Tissue Optimization
  • Features back-lighting that is interactive and offers specific buttons for cardiac applications
  • Intima-Media Thickness
  • Tissue tracking
  • CV functions such as stress echo, CW, Anatomical mode, TVI, HPRF PW
  • TEE probe available
  • Comes with a full range of probes for pediatric and adult scans
  • Features coded harmonics which is ideal for patients who are difficult to image
  • Has ECHOPAC network solutions and software

The GE Vivid-q

  • Offers excellent cardiac performance
  • High-quality images
  • Streamlined workflow
  • Advanced quantification
  • Features TruScan architecture
  • Automated Function Imaging
  • Automated quantification
  • Tissue Synchronization Imaging
  • One touch optimization for images
  • Quantitative tools that allow for in-depth analysis of parametric images
  • Comes with a full range of probes for pediatric and adult scans as well as a crystal probe
  • 2D TEE probe
  • Features coded harmonics which is ideal for patients who are difficult to image
  • Has ECHOPAC network solutions and software

The GE Vivid-i

  • Offers acceptable cardiac performance
  • Features TruScan architecture
  • High-quality images
  • Streamlined workflow
  • Advanced quantification
  • Quantitative tools that allow for in-depth analysis of parametric images
  • Tissue Synchronization Imaging
  • Comes with a full range of probes for pediatric and adult scans
  • Automated quantification
  • 2D TEE probe
  • One touch optimization for images

Whether you decide to choose one of these machines for your clinic or opt for another one of our options, you can rest assured that you will be purchasing a high-quality piece of equipment that will improve the health services you offer your patients.