Philips handheld ultrasound system offers premium image quality in a portable system

philips_CX50.jpgPhilips today announced the launch of its advanced handheld ultrasound system, the Philips CX50 CompactXtreme. Designed to meet the needs of cardiologists for clear diagnostic data at the bedside, the new Philips CX50 CompactXtreme combines the image quality expected of a traditional, premium, full-size system with the convenience of portability.

The Philips CX50 CompactXtreme offers portability to address multiple scanning environments. Its built-in handle and battery allow users to pickup-and-go for quick responses. The newly launched Philips CX50 CompactXtreme supports adult transthoracic and transesophageal cardiology applications