FDA Approves Portable Cardio Ultrasound

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a cardiac ultrasound system, created by CardioNexus Corp., for the early detection of heart disease.

The potable system uses an ultrasound system for non-invasive heart examinations ouside of an office or clinic setting, and enables physicians to detect arterial plaque and to measure arterial wall thickness.

For more information see this article: <a href=”http://www.bizjournals.com/houston/morning_call/2011/03/cardionexus-nabs-fda-approval-for.html#ixzz1HKn0KyOz”>CardioNexus nabs FDA approval for heart device | Houston Business Journal</a>