Specifications
  • Imaging Modes

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    ArtUs
    SmartUs
    MicrUs
    ClarUs
    • B
    • B+B
    • 4B
    • B+M
    • M
    • B-steer
    • Compound for linear and convex probes
    • Virtual convex for linear probes
    • Expanded view angle for convex probes
    • CFM
    • Parallel beam forming
    • RF data access thru SDK library
    • B
    • B+B
    • 4B
    • B+M
    • M
    • B-steer for linear probes
    • Compound for linear probes
    • Trapezoid for linear probes
    • Color Doppler (CFM)
    • Power Doppler (PDI)
    • Directional Power Doppler (DPDI)
    • Pulsed Wave Doppler (PWD)
    • Continuous Wave (CW)
    • B+PWD (Duplex)
    • B+CFM/PDI/DPDI+PWD (Triplex)
    • Tissue Harmonic Imaging (THI)
    • B
    • B+B
    • 4B
    • B+M
    • M
    • B-steer for 40mm or less linear probes
    • Compound for 40mm or less linear probes
    • Trapezoid for 40mm or less linear probes
    • B
    • B+B
    • 4B
    • B+M
    • M
    • B-steer for 40mm or less linear probes
    • Compound + Trapezoid for 40mm or less linear probes
    • Color Doppler (CFM)
    • Power Doppler (PDI)
    • Directional Power Doppler (DPDI)
    • Pulsed Wave Doppler (PWD)
    • B+PWD (Duplex)
    • B+CFM/PDI/DPDI+PWD (Triplex)
    • High Pulse Repetition Frequency (HPRF)
    • Tissue Harmonic Imaging (THI), for 3.5 MHz central frequency probes
  • Display Perfomance

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    • ultrasound image size: automatically adjustable to screen resolution
    • gray scale: 256
    • color scale: 256 (scanners with Color Doppler mode)
    • full motion and full size real-time ultrasound imaging, up to 200 fps (depends on scanner model, selected scan depth, scan angle, focus mode, High Line Density setting, computer speed)
    • cineloop recording/play: several thousands frames (depends on computer memory size and scan mode)
    • zoom mode: from 60% to 600% in all modes (Scan, Freeze, B, B+B, 4B, Doppler modes, M-zoom, cine and etc.)
    • viewing area variable for frame rate maximizing: 6 steps
    • thumbnail mode: up to 32 images
    • "Freeze" mode
    • "Auto Freeze" mode
  • Scanning Methods

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    • electronic linear
    • electronic convex
    • electronic microconvex
    • scanning depth:
    ArtUs
    SmartUs
    MicrUs
    ClarUs
    2-30 cm
    2-30 cm
    2-31 cm
    2-30 cm
    • phased array probe support:
    ArtUs
    SmartUs
    MicrUs
    ClarUs
    yes
    yes
    no
    no
  • Transducers

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    • multifrequency
    • automatic transducer recognition
    • supported frequencies:
    ArtUs
    SmartUs
    MicrUs
    ClarUs
    from 1,5 MHz to 18,0 MHz
    from 1,5 MHz to 18,0 MHz
    from 2,0 MHz to 15,0 MHz
    from 2,0 MHz to 15,0 MHz
  • Color Doppler (CFM/PDI/DPDI)

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    • PRF variable:
    ArtUs
    SmartUs
    MicrUs
    ClarUs
    NA
    0.5-15 kHz
    NA
    0.5-10 kHz
    • angle steering for linear transducers:
    ArtUs
    SmartUs
    MicrUs
    ClarUs
    up to ±30°
    up to ±30°
    NA
    ±10°
    • other parameters:
    ArtUs
    SmartUs
    MicrUs
    ClarUs
    • gain control: 50 dB
    • real-time spatial filter: 4 values
    • CFM palette: 10 maps
    • B/Color priority control
    • color threshold control
    • CFM baseline control
    • Doppler frequency selection: 2 or 3 frequencies / each transducer
    • color frame averaging: 8 values
    • Transparent Color Mapping (TCM): 10 values
    • gain control: 50 dB
    • real-time spatial filter: 4 values
    • CFM palette: 10 maps
    • PDI palette: 12 maps
    • B/Color priority control
    • color threshold control
    • CFM baseline control
    • Doppler frequency selection: 2 frequencies / each transducer
    • color frame averaging: 8 values
    • Transparent Color Mapping (TCM): 10 values
    NA
    • gain control: 50 dB
    • real-time spatial filter: 4 values
    • CFM palette: 10 maps
    • PDI palette: 12 maps
    • B/Color priority control
    • color threshold control
    • CFM baseline control
    • Doppler frequency selection: 2 frequencies / each transducer
    • color frame averaging: 8 values
    • Transparent Color Mapping (TCM): 10 values
  • Pulsed Wave Doppler (PWD)

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    • PRF variable:
    ArtUs
    SmartUs
    MicrUs
    ClarUs
    NA
    1-20 kHz
    NA
    1-15 kHz
    • wall filter settings:
    ArtUs
    SmartUs
    MicrUs
    ClarUs
    NA
    all filter settings: 3 steps (5%, 10%, 15% PRF)
    NA
    all filter settings: 3 steps (5%, 10%, 15% PRF)
  • Focusing

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    ArtUs
    SmartUs
    MicrUs
    ClarUs
    • transmit: variable, 8 zones
    • receive: point to point, dynamic
    • transmit: variable, 8 zones
    • receive: point to point, dynamic
    • transmit: variable, 8 zones
    • receive: point to point, dynamic
    • transmit: variable, 8 zones
    • receive: variable, 8 zones
  • Automatic Image Optimization

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    • single click auto adjustment:
    ArtUs
    SmartUs
    MicrUs
    ClarUs
    NA
    • B-image:
    • gain
    • dynamic range
    • TGC sliders
    • Color Doppler:
    • CFM/PDI/DPDI gain
    B-image:
    • gain
    • dynamic range
    • TGC sliders
    B-image:
    • gain
    • dynamic range
    • TGC sliders
    Color Doppler:
    • CFM/PDI/DPDI gain
    Pulsed Waved Doppler:
    • baseline position
    • invert
    • PRF
  • Processings

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    • High Line Density scan mode for better resolution
    • TGC Control
    • dynamic range
    • overall gain control
    • M - mode sweep speed control
    • acoustic power control
    • variable frame averaging
    • brightness, contrast
    • advanced gamma control, fixed and custom curves
    • scan direction, rotation, up-down controls
    • negative / positive control
    • bi-linear interpolation
    • echo enhancement control
    • noise rejection function
    • speckle reduction and structure improvement PureView, NeatView, QuickView
  • DICOM

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    • Verification SCU
    • Modality Worklist (MWL) SCU
    • Modality Performed Procedure Step (MPPS) SCU
    • Store SCU (images, cines)
    • Print SCU (grayscale, color)
    For more information see Echo Wave II Software DICOM Conformance Statement
  • Functions

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    • mouse / trackball / keyboard operation
    • image and video save / load:
    • AVI
    • JPG
    • BMP
    • PNG
    • TIF
    • XLSX
    • DCM (DICOM uncompressed)
    • DCM (DICOM-JPEG RGB/YBR)
    • DCM (DICOM-JPEG RGB/YBR Video)
    • TPD (Telemed Picture Data)
    • TVD (Telemed Video Data)
    • unlimited programmable presets for clinically specific imaging
    • anatomical icons with transducer position indicator
    • direct e-mail sending with image or video attachment via Internet
    • DICOM file push to server
    • printing on system printer
    • TV output via computer display adapter
    • multi-monitor support
    • full screen and window mode
    • LB-2 keyboard (optional) support
  • Interface Customization

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    • the set of predefined skin schemes for software interface
    • the set of predefined buttons images
    • multilanguage support, languages:
    • Chinese
    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Korean
    • Lithuanian
    • Magyar
    • Polish
    • Romanian
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • B+M, B+PW/CW layout position, size
    • ultrasound area size
    • font size
  • General Measurements and Calculations, choose system below

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    ArtUs

    • B and Color Doppler mode general measurements and calculations
    • Distance
    • Length (method: 1 trace)
    • Area, Circumference (methods: 1 ellipse, 1 trace, 1 distance)
    • Volume (methods: 1 distance, 2 distances, 3 distances, 1 ellipse)
    • Angle (methods: 2 distances, 3 distances)
    • Stenosis % (methods: 2 distances, 2 ellipse or trace areas)
    • A/B Ratio (methods: 2 distances, 2 ellipse or trace areas, 2 ellipse or trace circumferences)
    • M mode general measurements and calculations
    • Distance, Time, Velocity
    • Heart Rate (methods: 1 beat, 2 beats)
    • Stenosis % (method: 2 distances)
    • A/B Ratio (methods: 2 distances, 2 times, 2 velocities)

    SmartUs

    • B and Color Doppler mode general measurements and calculations
    • Distance
    • Length (method: 1 trace)
    • Area, Circumference (methods: 1 ellipse, 1 trace, 1 distance)
    • Volume (methods: 1 distance, 2 distances, 3 distances, 1 ellipse)
    • Angle (methods: 2 distances, 3 distances)
    • Stenosis % (methods: 2 distances, 2 ellipse or trace areas)
    • A/B Ratio (methods: 2 distances, 2 ellipse or trace areas, 2 ellipse or trace circumferences)
    • M mode general measurements and calculations
    • Distance, Time, Velocity
    • Heart Rate (methods: 1 beat, 2 beats)
    • Stenosis % (method: 2 distances)
    • A/B Ratio (methods: 2 distances, 2 times, 2 velocities)
    • PW/CW mode general measurements and calculations
    • One-point PW/CW measurements and calculations:
    • Velocity
    • Pressure Gradient (PG)
    • Two-points PW/CW measurements and calculations:
    • Velocities difference
    • Pressure Gradients (PG) difference
    • Time interval
    • Acceleration
    • Resistivity Index (RI)
    • Heart Rate (methods: 1 beat, 2 beats)
    • Velocity minimum and maximum
    • Pressure Gradient (PG) minimum and maximum
    • Trace-based PW/CW measurements and calculations:
    • Trace Time
    • Trace Velocity min, max, mean
    • Trace Pressure Gradient (PG) min, max, mean
    • Velocity Time Integral (VTI)
    • Pulsatility Index (PI)
    • A/B Ratios of one-point PW/CW measurements:
    • Velocities A/B Ratio
    • Pressure Gradients (PG) A/B Ratio
    • A/B Ratios of two-point PW/CW measurements:
    • Velocity differences A/B Ratio
    • Pressure Gradient (PG) differences A/B Ratio
    • Time differences A/B Ratio
    • Accelerations A/B Ratio
    • Resistivity Indexes A/B Ratio
    • A/B Ratios of trace-based PW/CW measurements:
    • Velocity means A/B Ratio
    • Pressure Gradient (PG) means A/B Ratio
    • Pulsatility Indexes A/B Ratio
    • Velocity Time Integrals A/B Ratio

    MicrUs

    • B mode general measurements and calculations:
    • Distance
    • Length (method: 1 trace)
    • Area, Circumference (methods: 1 ellipse, 1 trace, 1 distance)
    • Volume (methods: 1 distance, 2 distances, 3 distances, 1 ellipse)
    • Angle (methods: 2 distances, 3 distances)
    • Stenosis % (methods: 2 distances, 2 ellipse or trace areas)
    • A/B Ratio (methods: 2 distances, 2 ellipse or trace areas, 2 ellipse or trace circumferences)
    • M mode general measurements and calculations:
    • Distance, Time, Velocity
    • Heart Rate (methods: 1 beat, 2 beats)
    • Stenosis % (method: 2 distances)
    • A/B Ratio (methods: 2 distances, 2 times, 2 velocities)

    ClarUs

    • B and Color Doppler mode general measurements and calculations:
    • Distance
    • Length (method: 1 trace)
    • Area, Circumference (methods: 1 ellipse, 1 trace, 1 distance)
    • Volume (methods: 1 distance, 2 distances, 3 distances, 1 ellipse)
    • Angle (methods: 2 distances, 3 distances)
    • Stenosis % (methods: 2 distances, 2 ellipse or trace areas)
    • A/B Ratio (methods: 2 distances, 2 ellipse or trace areas, 2 ellipse or trace circumferences)
    • M mode general measurements and calculations:
    • Distance, Time, Velocity
    • Heart Rate (methods: 1 beat, 2 beats)
    • Stenosis % (method: 2 distances)
    • A/B Ratio (methods: 2 distances, 2 times, 2 velocities)
    • PW mode general measurements and calculations
    • One-point PW measurements and calculations:
    • Velocity
    • Pressure Gradient (PG)
    • Two-points PW measurements and calculations:
    • Velocities difference
    • Pressure Gradients (PG) difference
    • Time interval
    • Acceleration
    • Resistivity Index (RI)
    • Heart Rate (methods: 1 beat, 2 beats)
    • Velocity minimum and maximum
    • Pressure Gradient (PG) minimum and maximum
    • Trace-based PW measurements and calculations:
    • Trace Time
    • Trace Velocity min, max, mean
    • Trace Pressure Gradient (PG) min, max, mean
    • Velocity Time Integral (VTI)
    • Pulsatility Index (PI)
    • A/B Ratios of one-point PW measurements:
    • Velocities A/B Ratio
    • Pressure Gradients (PG) A/B Ratio
    • A/B Ratios of two-point PW measurements:
    • Velocity differences A/B Ratio
    • Pressure Gradient (PG) differences A/B Ratio
    • Time differences A/B Ratio
    • Accelerations A/B Ratio
    • Resistivity Indexes A/B Ratio
    • A/B Ratios of trace-based PW measurements:
    • Velocity means A/B Ratio
    • Pressure Gradient (PG) means A/B Ratio
    • Pulsatility Indexes A/B Ratio
    • Velocity Time Integrals A/B Ratio