Siemens Acuson Juniper

Siemens Acuson Juniper Ultrasound

Helping You Transform Care Delivery

Higher patient volumes. Larger patient sizes. Limited diagnostic certainty. In the face of these trending challenges, you need a reliable ultrasound system that can consistently deliver high-quality images across disease states—a system with optimized accessibility, expanded applications, and ease of use.

Created with these needs in mind, the ACUSON Juniper empowers you to image every patient, knowing you have the clinical information necessary for confident decision-making. Small on the outside, yet big on the inside, the system is designed to adapt to your everyday clinical and workflow challenges.

Below is a generalized description of this systems technology, specifications, features, and options. The below may not reflect the features and options available on units in our inventory.

Helping You Transform Care Delivery Higher patient volumes. Larger patient sizes. Limited diagnostic certainty. In the face of these trending challenges, you need a reliable ultrasound system that can consistently deliver high-quality images across disease states—a system with optimized accessibility, expanded applications, and ease of use. Created with these needs in mind, the ACUSON Juniper empowers you to image every patient, knowing you have the clinical information necessary for confident decision-making. Small on the outside, yet big on the inside, the system is designed to adapt to your everyday clinical and workflow challenges. When form and function meet, the result is the ACUSON Juniper, an ultrasound system that is smaller, more powerful, and capable of accommodating virtually all patients.
Everything You Need, Nothing You Don’t Small on the outside, yet big on the inside. ACUSON Juniper is powered by a completely new platform, designed from the ground up to offer high-fidelity transmit and receive acoustic signals that greatly reduces noise and offers premium image quality and industry leading elasticity solutions.
Where form and function meet. Performance comes at no cost to the functional design of the system. ACUSON Juniper offers one of the smallest market footprints in its class, effortless maneuverability, 5 active transducer ports and a simple, intuitive and highly customizable control panel.
Control Panel Support greater workflow personalization with a simple, intuitive control panel and tiltable, highly customizable 13.3-inch touch screen. Able to be optimized for space availability, convenience, and user preference, the system’s 90° right and left rotation allows flexibility and improved transducer connector positioning
The Footprint ACUSON Juniper offers powerful capabilities in one of the industry’s smallest ultrasound systems. Able to fit in virtually any hospital room, the system is up to 36% smaller and weighs an average of 27% less than other systems in its class.
Design The control panel supports a clean and sterile environment with its customized disposable skin. Several cable hooks are available to support better cable management and efficiency
Body With 5 active transducer ports and 1 pencil port, the ACUSON Juniper is always ready to scan with little to no setup time. This system is designed for a stress-free environment with a sound pressure of only 28 decibels The ACUSON Juniper delivers consistency and repeatability for your clinical environment by guiding the user on what views are required and what else they need to do to get a complete study. Reduce motion artifacts and noise while simultaneously enhancing color sensitivity with Dynamic Persistence and color Auto Flash Artifact Suppression technologies.
ColorImprove diagnostic confidence with exceptional color resolution and with improved physiological representation of color while reducing color flash artifact.
ApplicationsOffers the ability to measure tissue elasticity imaging with a click of a button using our best-in-class Virtual Touch quantification and eSie Touch elastography. The system helps to reduce operator variability, improves accuracy and gives greater consistency in reporting through several automated tools.
System Overview System Dimensions
  • System height: (upright FPD) 122.5 – 163.4 cm (upright FPD: Max. Arm + 11 cm up/down stroke)
  • Width: 50.8 cm
  • Depth: 65.4 cm; maximum depth: 84.5 cm
  • Weight: 76 kg
  • User-select control panel/monitor height adjustment
    • Control panel lowest position: 81 cm from handle
    • Control panel highest position: 92 cm from handle
    • Monitor lowest position: 141 cm measured to top of monitor with upright FPD
    • Monitor highest position: 174 cm measured from top of monitor with upright FPD
System Architecture Simple, intuitive user interface with home-base design minimizes repetitive hand motions and enables motor memory learning. All-digital signal processing and multibeam formation technology provide best-in-class imaging in all modes and enable seamless integration of features and options:
  • Parallel Quad beam processing of the RF signal data in the time and amplitude domains with new generation all digital beamformer technology – 2D-mode line density: Up to 512 lines
    • Processing channels: Up to 1032192 channels
    • Total system dynamic range: > 227 dB
  • New front-end, beamformer and back-end engines for improved contrast resolution, plunkability, sensitivity and specificity
  • Floating control panel allows a wide range of adjustment for operator comfort in standing and sitting positions
  • Left/Right swivel articulation: ± 90º
  • Vertical articulation: 11 cm
  • System control panel illumination via Off/White/Blue (Not used/Available/Active) backlighting
  • 13.3 inch touch screen (resolution 1920 × 1080)
  • Laser-optical trackball for higher sensitivity
  • Digital and pull-out keyboard
  • Dynamic TCE™ Tissue Contrast Enhancement technology,
  • Advanced SieClear™ spatial compounding, SieClear compounding and Clarify™ Vascular Enhancement (VE) technology are built into the ACUSON Juniper system to provide excellent image quality
  • Detect and prevent motion artifacts and reduce noise, simultaneously enhance color sensitivity with Dynamic Persistence proprietary technology and Auto Flash Color Artifact Suppression patent-pending technology
  • Enhance productivity through application-specific imaging presets, eSieImage tissue grayscale optimization technology Doppler auto optimization, enhanced measurement and report functionality, knowledge based workflow tools including syngo® Auto OB, Auto follcile measurements, eSie LH and standardized imaging protocols
  • Improve accuracy and reproducibility with the eSie Measure™ workflow acceleration package
  • Virtual touch quantification™ (VTQ) for personalized quantification of liver stiffness. This has been shown to help grade liver disease and may help physicians avoid liver biopsies in those patients that don’t need them
  • Streamline connectivity with solutions such as DICOM Print/Store, DICOM Modality Worklist, DICOM MPPS and DICOM structured reporting for OB/GYN, Vascular and Cardiac exams
  • Increase functionality with fourSight™ 4D transducer technology, and integrated stress echo
  • US security virus protection
  • Anatomical M mode (angle rotation and free hand drawing AMM)
  • Full user customizable preset, measurement and reporting package.
  • Automatic mode switching
    • Fast system boot up: from off, approximately 90 seconds
    • Transport mode: from sleep mode to on, approximately5 seconds
    • Transport mode lasts 30 minutes before recharge is needed
User Interface
  • On-screen text, control panel overlay and operating instructions are available in the following languages: Chinese, English, French, Italian, German, Spanish
  • Russian keyboard and operating instructions supported
  • Operating instructions are available in 27 languages
  • Thumbnail menu provides on-screen thumbnail images and dynamic clips during exams
  • On-screen acoustic power indicator (AIUM/NEMA) output display standard Dual-Option Keyboard
  • Conventional Pull-out keyboard
  • Touch screen keyboard Ergonomics
  • Laser-optical trackball
  • Context sensitive: Dynamic back lighting
  • 5 active transducer ports
  • Intuitively organized user interface
  • Vertical articulation: 11 cm
  • Left/Right swivel articulation: ± 90°
  • Ergonomic, tactile button designs
  • Smart-adaptive annotations
  • Smart-intuitive body markers and pictograms
  • Robust selection for protocol
  • Tiltable touch screen with two USB ports Fully Articulated Flat Panel Display
  • 21.5“ full HD 1080P, flat panel liquid crystal display (LCD) with LED backlighting and wide-angle
  • IPS (in-plane switching) technology
  • High contrast ratio 1000 : 1
  • Variable monitor positioning adjustment (height, swivel, tilt)
  • Range of height: (upright FPD) 163-141 cm (64.2-55.5 in)
  • Extended wide viewing angle: ± 89º
  • Folds down for transport
  • Minimum fold-down system height: 122 cm (48.0315 inch)
  • Default brightness: 170 cd/m²
  • Response time: 14 ms
Articulating Arm
  • Allows monitor transition for optimal ergonomic positioning toward, away and side-to-side
  • Articulation independent of system and control panel Left/Right swivel articulation: ± 180º in either direction
  • Horizontal articulation
Touch Screen
  • LCD (13.3”, 16 : 9) touch panel
  • Screen resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Dot pitch: 0.204 mm × 0.204 mm – USB 2.0 interface with host system
  • 2 USB ports
  • 16 : 9 aspect ratio
QuikStart Standby Mode
  • QuikStart standby mode enhances system portability by reducing startup and shutdown times.
    • Fast system boot up: from off, approximately 90 seconds
    • Transport mode: from sleep mode to on, approximately 5 seconds
    • Transport mode lasts 30 minutes
Audio Speakers
  • High-performance audio speakers integrated with control panel
Physiological Interface
  • Standard 3-lead ECG interface
  • Auxiliary input/output for ECG and other physiology signals from third party devices
  • Continuous display in all real-time modes
  • Auto gain for physio signal
  • R-Wave single and dual trigger function
  • Respiratory trace
  • Heart rate display
  • Adjustable gain and trace position on-screen
  • Recovery time: less than 2 seconds
Operating System
  • Supported with operating system Windows® 7
Hard Drive
  • Internal 500 GB Solid State Drive (SSD)
  • Allows storage of patient studies that include images, clips, reports and measurements
  • Image storage capacity up to 300,000 images with compression
HIPAA Compliance The ACUSON Juniper ultrasound system provides the necessary tools to address the saving, accessibility and sharing of protocols according to HIPAA privacy safeguards. Imaging Modes • 2D
  • Fundamental 2D
  • Phase Inversion THI
  • Filtered THI
• Color Doppler
  • Velocity-based color Doppler
  • Power Doppler
  • Directional power Doppler
  • Color Doppler tissue imaging
• Spectral Doppler
  • Pulsed wave
  • Steerable Continuous Wave (SCW)
  • Auxiliary continuous wave on pencil probe
  • Spectral Doppler tissue imaging
  • Duplex and Triplex modes
• M-mode
  • M-mode
  • Color M-mode
  • Anatomical M-mode
User-defined Exams
  • All imaging modes and parameters are customizable and programmable using QuickSet user-programmable system parameters
  • Up to 2 pages on touch screen exam
  • QuickSet parameters combine all preferred imaging mode parameters, annotation, text and measurements into a single user preset
DICOM 3.0 Connectivity Enables digital data transfer via a DICOM network for both printing and storage. The ACUSON Juniper system acts as a DICOM Storage Class User and DICOM Print Class User.
  • Connectivity to PACS system for storage of all digital images and dynamic clips with patient demographic data
  • In-progress store during the exam
  • Image printing to DICOM color and grayscale printers
  • DICOM storage commitment
  • DICOM exchange media export to DVD-R/RW and CD-R/RW
  • DICOM region calibration
  • DICOM interchange media viewer software SHOWCASE®
  • Interchange media database that identifies the CD to which the patient study has been burned
Digital Storage and Imaging Archiving Image Capture
  • DICOM or PC compatible file (AVI, JPG) formats for all images and clips
  • Static image, dynamic clip, strip mode clip, 3D/4D dataset, and bookmark capture
  • Selectable lossy (JPG) and lossless compression for static images or clips
  • Acoustic clip storage live and from cine
  • Anonymization during and after exams
Storage Device
  • 500 GB Solid State Drive Image storage capacity greater than 100,000 images; color or black/white
  • Automatic disk management (first in – first out) with capability to auto delete based on archived, archived and committed, archived and verified, sent, sent and committed, printed
Read/Write DVD-R
  • 25 GB; read Blu-ray™, 50 GB or 100 GB Blu-ray (BD-R and BD-RE)
  • 4.7 GB read/write DVD±R media
  • 650 MB read/write CD-R media
  • Storage capacity dependent upon writing session format and type and format of images, e. g., entire
  • DVD written in one session with compressed color images stores approximately 2,000 images
  • Allows storage of images, clips, volumes and transfer of presets across systems in DICOM or PC format (AVI and JPG)
  • Supports system software and option upgrades
  • Supports industry standard NTSC/PAL format, plus high definition
Blu-ray video/audio
  • Performs real-time direct recording from the ultrasound system using Blu-ray (BD and BD-RE; Panasonic) or regular DVD (DVD-R, TDK) media
  • Qualified for Panasonic and TDK and DVD media
  • Two user-accessible USB 2.0 ports on left side of
Touch Control screen
  • Four user-accessible USB port on back of system
  • Supports export of images and clips in DICOM, AVI and JPEG format, volumes, presets, and service log files
Display Out
  • Supports one HDMI out
  • Supports one S-video out
Electrical/Environmental Specifications
  • Voltage: 100 – 240 Vac (50/60 Hz)
  • Power connections:
    • Universal input: 90 – 264 Vac
  • Power consumption: Maximum 1.0 kVA (may vary with configuration)
  • Atmospheric pressure range: 3000 m(700 – 1060 hPa)
  • Ambient temperature range (without OEM’s): + 10 to + 40°C (50° to 104°F)
  • Humidity: 10 – 80%, non-condensing
  • Maximum heat output: 2400 BTU/hr
  • Fan noise: 28 – 33 dBA
  • Input/Output: USB 2.0 x2 Port (USB-A), USB 3.0 x2 Port (USB-A), Ethernet (10 BaseT/100 BaseT/1000 BaseT) (RJ45), S-Vide (4 Pin-Mini DIN), DVI (24 Pin DVI), HDMI (19 Pin HDMI)
  • Video standard for DVI/HDMI
    • Resolution: 1920 × 1080 (fixed), Full HD
System Applications & Reporting
  • Abdomen
  • Emergency Medicine
  • General Imaging
  • Intraoperative/ Interventional
  • Pediatrics
  • Renal
Pain Management Imaging
  • Musculoskeletal (MSK)
  • Orthopedic
Women’s Imaging
  • Breast Imaging
  • Advanced OB
  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics
Cardiac Imaging
  • Adult Echo
  • Advanced Cardiac Software
  • Cardiac Screening/ Survey
  • ECG
Small Parts
  • Breast
  • Testicle
  • Thyroid
Vascular Imaging
  • Arterial
  • Carotid
  • Transcranial
  • Venous
Structured Reporting
  • DICOM-Cardiac Structured Reporting
  • DICOM- OB/GYN Structured Reporting
Transducer Ports
  • Supports five active transducer ports
  • Twin Cam – Zero Insertion Force connector
  • Electronic transducer selection
  • One-handed transducer connection and disconnection
  • Ergonomic access to all transducer ports
  • Aux CW port for 2 MHz and 5 MHz CW transducers
  • Multiple cable hooks available throughout
Transducer Storage and Gel Warmer
  • 7 transducer cup holders support all transducer designs and gel bottle storage
  • Ergonomic cable management for in-exam convenience and secure transport
  • Specialty transducer holders for endocavity, intraoperative, Aux CW, and 4D transducers
  • Integrated gel warmer (standard) and large gel holder for Germany (optional)
  • Utility rear storage basket and magnetic side storage bin
Curved Transducers/ Probes
  • 9C3 (2.2-9.2 MHz)
  • 5C1 (1.4-5.0 MHz)
  • 7C2 (2.2-7.0 MHz)
  • 11M3 (3.5-11.0 MHz)
  • 8VC3 (2.7-8.0 MHz) – 3D
  • DAX (1.0-3.5 MHz)
  • Linear Tr12L3 (2.9-11.5 MHz)
  • 11L4 (3.6-13.0 MHz)
  • 16L4 (4.3-15.4 MHz)
  • 18H5 (4.5-18.0 MHz) – Hockey
    1Phased/ 0L4 (2.9-9.9 MHz)
  • Vector Tr5P1 (1.1-4.8 MHz)
  • 8V4 (2.7-8.0 MHz)
  • 10V4 (4.1-9.9 MHz)
  • 4V1 (1.4-5.1 MHz)
  • Endocavity 9MC3 (3.0-9.0 MHz)
  • 10MC3 (3.0-10.0 MHz)
  • 9VE3 (3.0-9.0 MHz)9EC4 (2.9-8.1 MHz)
  • Pencil Transducer/
CW5 (5 MHz) Probe
  • CW2 (2 MHz)