Support last-modified: 04/23/2012 17:29
Download Trial Version
  Cardiovascular Suite
Ultrasound Edition
ver. 2.4.0 build 89 (102.4 Mb)
We invite you to download a 15-day fully functional trial version of Cardiovascular Suite UE, including FMD Studio and Carotid Studio.
The software runs on Apple Computers, activation by email and Internet connection are required.

Minimum system requirements:

• MacBook Pro or iMac, Intel Core 2 Duo.
• 2GB RAM memory, 120GB Hard Disk, 1280x800 resolution, Firewire 800.
• Mac OS X 10.5, QuickTime 7 o later.
• Grass Valley - Canopus ADVC55 hardware video converter (optionally required to capture analog video).

Video Tutorial
  FMD Study (2.3 Mb) The video shows how to perform a full FMD study in Cardiovascular Suite.
  FMD Document (2.4 Mb) Explore how you can review your analysis with FMD Studio documents.
  Carotid Study (0.9 Mb) The video shows how to perform a full Carotid study in Cardiovascular Suite.
  Carotid Document (1.5) Explore how you can review your analysis with Carotid Studio documents.
  Archive (1.4 Mb) Working with the archive.
  Software Installation (2.5 Mb) How to install Cardiovascular Suite on your Computer.
  Login and Accounts (1.1 Mb) How to login into the system and manage (create/modify/delete) user's accounts.
  Calibration (1.1 Mb) Examples of image calibration.
  Setting Doppler Analysis (2.3 Mb) See how to set Doppler analysis to obtain shear stress values in real-time.

Data Examples
  FMD video clip (175.9 Mb) 10 minutes long file of brachial FMD (1-min. baseline, 5-min. ischemia, 4-min. vasodilation).
  Carotid video clip (7.6 Mb) 20 seconds long file of carotid artery.

  F. Faita, S. Masi, S. Loukougeorgakis, V. Gemignani, M. Okorie, E. Bianchini, M. Charakida, M. Demi, L. Ghiadoni, J.E. Deanfield
Comparison of two automatic methods for the assessement of brachial artery flow-mediated dilation
Journal of Hypertension, vol. 29, No. 1, p. 85-90, January 2011
  E. Bianchini, E. Bozec, V. Gemignani, F. Faita, C. Giannarelli, L. Ghiadoni, M. Demi, P. Boutouyrie, S. Laurent
Assessement of carotid stiffness and intima-media thickness from ultrasound data: comparison between two methods
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, vol. 29, No. 8, p. 1169-1175, August 2010
  F. Faita, V. Gemignani, E. Bianchini, C. Giannarelli, L. Ghiadoni, M. Demi
A Real-Time Measurement System for the Evaluation of the Carotid Intima Media Thickness with a Robust Edge Operator
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, vol. 27, No. 9, p. 1353-1361, September 2008
  V. Gemignani, E. Bianchini, F. Faita, C. Giannarelli, Y. Plantinga, L. Ghiadoni, M. Demi
Ultrasound measurement of the brachial artery flow-mediated dilation without ECG gating
Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, vol. 34, No. 3, p. 385-391, March 2008
  V. Gemignani, F. Faita, L. Ghiadoni, E. Poggianti, M. Demi
A System for Real-Time Measurement of the Brachial Artery Diameter in B-Mode Ultrasound Image
IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, vol. 26, No. 3, p. 393-404, March 2007

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