SonoSite, Inc. is the innovator and world leader in bedside and point-of-care ultrasound and an industry leader in ultra high-frequency micro-ultrasound technology and impedance cardiography equipment. Headquartered near Seattle, the company is represented by fourteen subsidiaries and a global distribution network in over 100 countries. SonoSite%u2019s 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.
SonoSite, Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of SonoSite, Inc. based in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, oversees a direct sales distribution network in the UK.
Staff at Queenscourt Hospice in Southport are taking advantage of the portability and ease of use of SonoSite's NanoMaxx® hand-carried ultrasound system to direct symptom-relieving treatments for a range of conditions.
The image quality and ease of use of SonoSite's NanoMaxx® hand-carried ultrasound system are allowing paediatricians at the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust in Reading to provide precisely targeted intramuscular injections for the relief of spasticity in children with cerebral palsy.
The portability and ease of use of SonoSite's M-Turbo® hand-carried ultrasound system are providing the Norfolk and Waveney AAA Screening Programme with high quality imaging in a community setting, ensuring an effective and consistent AAA screening service.
Sunderland Royal Hospital has equipped a highly successful dedicated regional anaesthesia room with two SonoSite M-Turbo® hand-carried ultrasound systems to perform nerve blocks and improve theatre efficiency in trauma and orthopaedics.
The East Lancashire PCT Musculoskeletal Service relies on two MicroMaxx® point-of-care ultrasound systems for diagnosis and treatment of a variety of musculoskeletal injuries at its primary healthcare centres.
Leading general hospital and specialist tertiary centre for cancer and hepatobiliary and oesophagogastric surgery in Guildford relies on SonoSite's M-Turbo system for point-of-care ultrasound in intensive care.