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SonoSite's small, lightweight systems are expanding the use of ultrasound across the clinical spectrum by cost-effectively bringing high performance ultrasound to the point of patient care.

Glasgow consultant praises point of care ultrasound
18 November, 2016
The use of point of care ultrasound is growing to new areas of healthcare including the ambulance service
Point of care ultrasound assists paediatric care
25 July, 2016
Healing Little Hearts has taken point-of-care ultrasound technology to improve the care of young patients with heart defects
High resolution video intubation system
16 January, 2014
SonoSite and VividTrac are cooperating on the marketing of a video intubation device to improve patient care and safety
High resolution ultrasound kiosk gains CE mark
09 September, 2013
SonoSite has begun shipping its innovative X-Porte ultrasound kiosk with Extreme Definition Imaging technology, gesture control and visual learning guides for simplicity of use
Kent hospitals deploy point-of-care ultrasound systems for pain management
16 February, 2011
Hospitals in Tunbridge Wells are relying on SonoSite’s S-Nerve and M≠Turbo point-of-care ultrasound systems for regional anaesthesia and pain management.
Point-of-care ultrasound systems help Broomfield Hospital to guide nerve blocks
06 January, 2011
Taking advantage of the simplicity and image quality of SonoSite’s S-Nerve point-of-care ultrasound systems anaesthetists at Broomfield Hospital in Chelmsford, Essex, are using the systems to guide a wide range of regional nerve blocks.
Point-of-care ultrasound system supports orthopaedic service in Shropshire
01 December, 2010
Shropshire County Primary Care Trust’s Advanced Primary Care Service (APCS) is relying on SonoSite’s M-Turbo point-of-care ultrasound system for the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal problems as part of its specialist orthopaedic service.
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh deploys multi-functional point-of-care ultrasound
04 November, 2010
The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh selects SonoSite’s multi-functional M-Turbo point-of-care ultrasound systems to complement its range of smaller SonoSite instruments.
Addenbrooke’s Paediatric Intensive Care Unit employs point-of-care ultrasound
15 October, 2010
The Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge is receiving a M-Turbo point-of-care ultrasound system with a complete paediatric package, purchased by the PICU Charity Fund (Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust) through a community fund raising project which enabled the target to be reached within six months.
SonoSite reveals new needle visualization ultrasound imaging solution
15 October, 2010
SonoSite is featuring the company’s latest breakthrough in ultrasound imaging, Advanced Needle Visualization, at the American Society of Anesthesiologists 2010 Annual Meeting.
Point-of-care ultrasound system helps improve pain management service
17 September, 2010
Anaesthetists and pain specialists at the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust are finding the focused controls of SonoSite’s S-Nerve point-of-care ultrasound system to be a benefit for its pain management service.
Point-of-care ultrasound system helps SPORTSWISE clinic assess injuries
02 September, 2010
The portability of SonoSite’s MicroMaxx point-of-care ultrasound system is proving key for Dr Nick Webborn, founder of the SPORTSWISE clinic for sport and exercise medicine, providing valuable additional information during assessment and treatment of patients.
SonoSite receives FDA clearance for catheter guidance system
27 August, 2010
SonoSite receives FDA clearance for its innovative LumenVu Catheter Guidance System which has been designed to aid in the placement of peripherally inserted central catheters (PICC).
Point-of-care ultrasound system helps relieve chronic pain in cancer patients
18 August, 2010
The St James’s Institute of Oncology, part of St James Hospital in Leeds, is relying on a SonoSite S≠Nerve point-of-care ultrasound system to perfect nerve blocks that can relieve chronic pain in cancer patients.
SonoSite helps UC Irvine medical school to integrate ultrasound visualization
13 August, 2010
The University of California, Irvine, and SonoSite sign an agreement to integrate ultrasound visualization into UC Irvine’s four-year medical school curriculum.
Ultrasound device helps train emergency physicians at Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh
12 August, 2010
Matthew Reed, Consultant and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Emergency Medicine at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh judges that the SonoSite’s M-Turbo point-of-care ultrasound system is an ideal training tool.
SonoSite claims breakthrough technology for needle visualisation
05 August, 2010
SonoSite launches Enhanced Needle Visualisation, an advanced software technology that improves needle tracking and increases user confidence during deep insertions.
Westside optimises use of point-of-care ultrasound to locate the implants
22 July, 2010
Westside Contraceptive Services, based within Central London Community Healthcare, is honing its expertise in removing deep contraceptive implants ′lost’ in patients’ arms by using SonoSite’s M-Turbo point-of-care ultrasound system to locate the implants.
Royal Derby Hospital uses ultrasound benefits to train anaesthetists
08 July, 2010
The Royal Derby Hospital is finding the user-friendly operation and anaesthesia-focused controls of SonoSite’s S-Nerve point-of-care ultrasound system are proving a real advantage for regional ultrasound training.
SonoSite acquires VisualSonics to focus on UHF micro-ultrasound technology
05 July, 2010
SonoSite completes the acquisition of privately held VisualSonics, a Toronto-based company focused on ultra high-frequency micro-ultrasound technology, for $67.9 million net of cash and debt.
Liverpool Women’s Hospital selects SonoSite for anaesthesia guidance
25 June, 2010
The Liverpool Women’s Hospital, the largest maternity unit of its kind in the UK, is using the SonoSite M-Turbo point-of-care ultrasound system to guide anaesthesia for a range of procedures in obstetrics and gynaecology.
SonoSite agrees distribution with UMI for private medical offices
24 June, 2010
SonoSite and United Medical Instruments (UMI), a worldwide provider of new and pre-owned ultrasound systems, reach a new agreement for UMI to distribute SonoSite’s products into certain small office markets.
SonoSite plans to acquire Visualsonics
01 June, 2010
SonoSite signs an agreement to acquire privately held Visualsonics, a Toronto-based company focused on ultra high-frequency micro-ultrasound technology.
SonoSite partners with Physio-Control for point-of-care EMS ultrasound devices
05 May, 2010
SonoSite and Physio-Control is forging a market development collaboration for point-of-care ultrasound in the emergency medical services (EMS) market.
Point-of-care ultrasound systems hit the spot in Nottingham
21 April, 2010
A fleet of SonoSite point-of-care ultrasound systems is changing the approach of anaesthetists in regional anaesthesia at the Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust.
High-frequency linear array transducer offers ultrasound benefits for patients
07 April, 2010
SonoSite launched the HFL50x, a new high-frequency linear array transducer for its M-Turbo and S-Series point-of-care ultrasound systems.
SonoSite agrees point-of-care ultrasound distribution deal with UltraLinq
29 March, 2010
SonoSite and UltraLinq Healthcare Solutions sign a new distribution agreement that provides SonoSite with the exclusive right to market the UltraLinq service within Emergency Medicine and a non-exclusive right to market UltraLinq within other medical specialties.
Keele University uses Sonosite point-of-care ultrasound to train physiotherapists
19 February, 2010
The SonoSite MicroMaxx point-of-care ultrasound system is being used for musculoskeletal visualisation to train undergraduate and postgraduate physiotherapists in the School of Health and Rehabilitation at Keele University.
SonoSite offers support to transplant charity
21 October, 2009
SonoSite is supporting the charity Transplant Links Community (TLC), loaning point-of-care ultrasound systems to medical teams visiting developing countries to establish sustainable kidney transplant programmes.
Portable ultrasound equipment for anaesthesiologists
19 October, 2009
The NanoMaxx ultrasound system from SonoSite is on show with other solutions for anaesthesiologists at the ASA annual meeting in New Orleans
Point of care ultrasound system gains FDA approval
07 October, 2009
The rugged NanoMaxx ultrasound system from SonoSite receives FDA clearance for distribution in the American healthcare market
Cordless charging for mobile ultrasound
07 October, 2009
Hand held ultrasound systems from SonoSite now benefit from a range of power solutions for greater convenience
Workflow system for ultrasound images
07 October, 2009
SWS from SonoSite provides image archiving, management and other worfkflow tools including wireless data transfer
Vascular access equipment showcased by SonoSite
16 September, 2009
The latest in patient safety and vascular access equipment from SonoSite will be on show at the AVA meeting in Las Vegas this week
Anaesthetists use point-of-care ultrasound systems to transform orthopaedic surgery
21 August, 2009
Anaesthetists from Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust are using SonoSite’s S-Nerve and MicroMaxx point-of-care ultrasound systems to perform pioneering regional nerve blocks that are transforming the way orthopaedic surgery is managed.
Royal United Hospital sees benefits from point-of-care ultrasound systems
14 August, 2009
The Royal United Hospital in Bath is using a range of SonoSite point-of-care ultrasound systems for use in various departments, in both diagnostic and treatment guidance roles.
Low-cost point-of-care ultrasound tool offers simple operation benefits
07 August, 2009
SonoSite launches the lightweight NanoMaxx point-of-care ultrasound tool in the UK.
Point-of-care ultrasound helps vascular surgeons improve clinical assessments
23 July, 2009
SonoSite’s M-Turbo point-of-care ultrasound system is proving a versatile tool for vascular and endovascular surgeons, offering high quality rapid imaging for both clinical assessments and ultrasound guided procedures.
Royal Victoria Infirmary manages pleural effusions with ultrasound instrument
10 July, 2009
The respiratory unit at Newcastle’s Royal Victoria Infirmary (RVI) is using SonoSite’s M-Turbo system for management of pleural effusions, particularly in patients with lung tumours.
SonoSite unveils lightweight ultrasound tool for point-of-care visualisation
08 July, 2009
SonoSite introduces the company’s new 6 pound NanoMaxx ultrasound tool, the latest addition to SonoSite's suite of specialised products for point-of-care visualisation in medicine.
Gartnavel General Hospital deploys point-of-care ultrasound to detect pleural disease
28 May, 2009
SonoSite’s M-Turbo point-of-care ultrasound system is being increasingly used by physicians at Gartnavel General Hospital in Glasgow, Scotland, for diagnostic and image-guidance applications in pleural disease.
Point-of-care ultrasound provides intensive care boost
07 May, 2009
The intensive care unit at Nottingham University Hospital, City Campus acquires a SonoSite M-Turbo point-of-care ultrasound system for diagnostic and ultrasound-guided procedures in the department.
Nottingham GP selects point-of-care ultrasound system to diagnose muscle injuries
16 April, 2009
Dr John Doddy, a GP in Nottingham with a special interest in sports injuries, has chosen a SonoSite MicroMaxx point-of-care ultrasound system to diagnose or monitor his patients with a variety of conditions, after seeing a system used for diagnosing muscle injuries at a musculoskeletal course.
North Middlesex Hospital invests in new point-of-care ultrasound system
02 April, 2009
With one of the busiest A and E departments in London, North Middlesex Hospital aims to treat more than 110,000 patients annually, which is why Dr Eddie Lamuren, lead consultant in the department, has been keen to expand the use of ultrasound in the unit, and with this in mind decided to purchase a SonoSite MicroMaxx point-of-care ultrasound system.
Hand-held ultrasound systems help GPs improve patient management performance
25 March, 2009
An advanced practitioner in ultrasound based in Worcestershire, UK, Judith Phillips, is using SonoSite’s M-Turbo and previously the MicroMaxx hand-carried ultrasound systems to provide GPs with direct access to ultrasound within primary care, helping them to manage patients better and to direct referrals more accurately to secondary care services.
Glasgow rheumatologists use point-of-care ultrasound for needle-guidance applications
12 March, 2009
Rheumatologists at Glasgow’s Stobhill Hospital are using SonoSite’s point-of-care MicroMaxx ultrasound system for diagnostic and needle-guidance applications in a range of arthritic conditions.
Russells Hall Hospital extends point-of-care ultrasound units
04 March, 2009
Russells Hall Hospital in Dudley has acquired a MicroMaxx system, and plans to add a new M-Turbo system, to hospital’s portfolio of SonoSite point-of-care ultrasound units, specifically for the administration of regional nerve blocks in theatre.
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals use point-of-care ultrasound to reduce patient waiting times
25 February, 2009
SonoSite’s MicroMaxx and M-Turbo point-of-care ultrasound systems have played a central role the strategy employed by Tracy Butcher, consultant sonographer for the Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation, and her team who have together help reduce patient waiting times for sonography from twenty weeks to now less than four.
SonoSite offers a new level of colour flow imaging for point-of-care ultrasound
19 February, 2009
SonoSite has developed SonoGT Global Targeted technology, which capitalises on the power of the company’s M-Turbo platform to provide point-of-care ultrasound with targeted solutions.
Portsmouth NHS Trust selects point-of-care ultrasound system for non-radiology clinicians
12 February, 2009
Portsmouth NHS Trust has introduced a SonoSite S Series point-of-care ultrasound system for use by non-radiology clinicians, allowing bedside imaging in a range of hospital settings.
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