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Siemens Acuson S3000

Siemens Acuson S3000 Ultrasound

Ultrasound – Designed by You.

If you could design your own ultrasound system, what would you do? We conducted over 170 usability sessions and spoke with 395 healthcare professionals* from around the world to find out what they wanted in an ultrasound system. Their most common request: An intuitive and smart ultrasound system that enables healthcare providers to effectively manage today’s demanding caseloads and diversity of clinical choices.

The ACUSON S3000™ ultrasound system, HELX™ Evolution with Touch Control was designed with a dedicated focus on General Imaging and Interventional Radiology. It offers new levels of workflow efficiency, imaging performance and sustainability.

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.

Ultrasound – Designed by You. If you could design your own ultrasound system, what would you do? We conducted over 170 usability sessions and spoke with 395 healthcare professionals* from around the world to find out what they wanted in an ultrasound system. Their most common request: An intuitive and smart ultrasound system that enables healthcare providers to effectively manage today’s demanding caseloads and diversity of clinical choices. The ACUSON S3000™ ultrasound system, HELX™ Evolution with Touch Control was designed with a dedicated focus on General Imaging and Interventional Radiology. It offers new levels of workflow efficiency, imaging performance and sustainability. Increase your process efficiency and patient throughput with intuitive workflow innovations offered by the ACUSON S3000 system, HELX Evolution with Touch Control. Powered by an intuitive, user-centric interface, the system promotes streamlined exam flows to improve exam quality with less effort. Its new usability concept helps to eliminate unnecessary keystrokes and repetitive hand movements providing a whole new level of user performance.
Intuitive Touch Display • 12.1-inch (30.7 cm) high-resolution display with Instant Response technology allows for precise key selections • Tab folder browsing improves operation and learning speed time by eliminating hidden menus and swipe searching
Simplified Control Panel • Fewer keys and a simplified home-base control structure help to optimize exam workflows and reduce training time • Laser-optical trackball promotes sensitivity and accuracy in measurements and helps reduce repetitive stress injuries • Digital and tactile keyboards increase flexibility for different user preferences and workflow situations
Workflow Innovations • Context-sensitive body markers feature intuitive pictograms, transducer markers and supportive protocols • Smart-swap annotations with color-coded guidance simplify annotations by suggesting logical replacement text specific to the exam being performed • eSieScan™ workflow protocols provide immediate access entry points through the touch display
Control Panel
  • Simple, intuitive user interface with home-base design minimizes repetitive hand motions and enables motor-memory learning
  • Floating control panel allows a wide range of adjustment for operator comfort in standing and sitting positions
  • Left/Right swivel articulation: ± 38º
  • Vertical articulation: 85-100 cm
  • System control panel illumination via tri-color backlighting
  • 12-inch touch screen (resolution 1280 x 800)
  • Laser-optical trackball for higher sensitivity
  • Pull-out keyboard
  • Optional integrated gel warmer
Dual-Option Keyboard
  • Pull-out keyboard
  • Touch screen keyboard
Ergonomics
  • Laser-optical trackball
  • Context sensitive: Dynamic back lighting
  • Redesigned: Heads-up display
  • Intuitively organized user interface
  • 40% fewer tactile keys
  • 20% fewer keys in home-base
  • Vertical articulation: 85-100 cm
  • Left/Right swivel articulation: ± 38°
  • Dedicated key for Delete/Undo
  • Repositioned freeze button for improved accessibility
  • Ergonomic, tactile button designs
  • Smart-adaptive annotations
  • Smart-intuitive body markers and pictograms
  • Robust selection for protocols
  • Dual-option keyboard:
    • Conventional pull-out keyboard
    • Touch screen keyboard
  • Supports HELX Evolution with Touch Control software level VD10A and above
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 800 : 1
  • Supports HELX Evolution with Touch Control screen saver
  • Supports HELX Evolution with Touch Control
  • Software Level VD10A and above
  • Variable monitor positioning adjustment (height, swivel, tilt)
    • Range of height: (upright FPD) 154-138 cm (60.6-53.3 in)
    • Swivel: ± 80º
    • Tilt: + 60º forward, – 10º back
  • Extended wide-angle viewing angle: ± 178º
  • Folds down for transport
  • Minimum fold-down system height: 125 cm (49.2 in)
  • Default brightness: 170 cd/m2
  •  Response time: 7 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: ± 80º in either direction
  • Horizontal articulation: Up to 30 cm
  • Vertical articulation: Up to 15 cm
  • Default locking position for safe transport
Touch Screen
  • LCD (12.1” WXGA, 16:10) touch panel
  • Screen resolution: 1280 x 800
  • Dot pitch: 0.204 mm x 0.204 mm-USB 2.0 interface with host system
  • Video over USB connectivity
  • 2 USB ports
  • 16:10 aspect ratio
  • Supports HELX Evolution with Touch Control screen saver
  • Supports HELX Evolution with Touch Control software level VD10A and above
Imaging Modes
  • 2D and Native™ tissue harmonic imaging (THI)
  • 3D/4D imaging
  • Color Doppler velocity
  • Color Doppler energy
  • Color M-mode and tissue harmonic imaging (THI)
  • M-mode and color Doppler velocity
  • Anatomical M-mode
  • PW and CW Doppler
Standard Options
  • Advanced SieClear™ spatial compounding
  • Advanced SieClear spatial compounding in color and Power Doppler (software level VC30 and above)
  • Clarify™ vascular enhancement (VE) technology
  • eSieImage™ multiparametric optimization (software level VC30B and above)
  • Dynamic TCE™ tissue contrast enhancement (DTCE)
  • Wireless DICOM reporting (software level VC30 and above)
  • Enhanced DTC for SieScape™ panoramic imaging and 3D, 4D imaging
  • SieScape panoramic imaging
  • Color SieScape™ panoramic imaging
  • Multi-modality Review (software level VC25 and above)
  • Nuance PowerScribe® 360 | Reporting
  • Measurement export
  • Custom Tissue Imaging (software level VC31 and above)
Configurable Options
  • 3-Scape™ real-time 3D imaging
  • Advanced fourSight™ technology
  • Axius™ direct ultrasound research interface
  • Cadence™ contrast harmonic imaging technology (CHI) (software level VC30 and above)*
  • Cadence™ contrast pulse sequencing technology (CPS) (software level VC30 and above)*
  • Cadence™ agent detection imaging technology
  • Contrast Dynamics™ software*
  • DTI™ Doppler tissue imaging capability
  • eSieScan™ workflow protocols
  • eSie Touch™ elasticity imaging
  • fourSight™ 4D transducer technology
  • syngo® Arterial Health Package (AHP)**
  • syngo® Auto OB measurements
  • syngo® Auto Left Heart (Auto LH)
  • syngo® eSieCalcs™ native tracing software
  • syngo® Velocity Vector Imaging™ technology
  • Virtual Touch™ imaging
  • Virtual Touch™ quantification
  • Virtual Touch™ IQ
  • eSieFusion™ imaging
  • eSie Guide needle tracking
  • Bracco VueBox™ Data Transfer
Image Processing
  • Transmit frequency: Up to 7 frequencies
  • 2D Gain: – 20 to + 20 dB in 1 dB increments
  • Display dynamic range: 30-90 dB
  • Depth gain compensation: 8 controls
  • Maps: Up to 12 maps
  • Tint maps: Up to 17 B-mode tint maps and 7 Cadence CPS Capture tint maps
  • Persistence: 5 levels
  • Edge enhancement: 5 levels
  • Space/Time: 4 levels
  • DTO™ dynamic tissue optimization technology: 4 levels (for cardiac option)
  • Image knob presets: Up to 6 customizable factory image presets per exam preset
Image Display Formats
  • Full, dual, live-dual and dual-screen formats
  • Image depth maximum up to 30 cm in 0.5-1.0 cm increments
  • Vector™ wide-view imaging format: Selectable field-of-view from 15 to 90º
  • Trapezoid: Selectable field of view up to 60º on linear transducers
  • Steerable linear: Variable steering angles for 2D, color and Doppler modes
  • Maximum steering angle in color and spectral Doppler: 20º
  • Beta angle viewing: Beam steering available on 9EVF4 transducer
  • Curved: Selectable field of view from 15º-174º, in 1º increments, depending on transducer
  • Zoom with image pan
    • Available on live, frozen, cine, dual screen images
    • Preserves full image resolution within the zoom region of interest (ROI)
    • Up to 10X zoom
  • HD Zoom: Region of Interest (ROI) with increased detail resolution and frame rate, compatible with color Doppler and Advanced SieClear spatial compounding
  • On-screen timer
Acoustic Output Management
  • On-screen acoustic power indicator (AIUM/NEMA output display standard)
  • Display of power output: %, MI, TIC, TIS/TIB, TIF
System Applications & Reporting
  • Abdomen
  • Contrast Imaging
  • General Imaging
  • Intraoperative/ Interventional
  • Neonatal
  • Pediatrics
  • Renal
  • Transcranial
Pain Management Imaging
  • Musculoskeletal (MSK)
Women’s Imaging
  • Advanced OB
  • Breast Imaging
  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics
  • Elastography
Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Screening/ Survey (Option)
  • Fetal Echo (Option)
  • ECG (Option)
  • Neonatal Echo
  • Stress Echo
Small Parts
  • Breast
  • Testicle
  • Thyroid
  • Digital
Urology Imaging
  • Pelvis
  • Penile
  • Prostate
Vascular Imaging
  • Arterial
  • Carotid
  • IMT
  • Digital
  • Transcranial
  • Venous
  • Cerebrovascular
Structured Reporting
  • DICOM-Cardiac Structured Reporting
  • DICOM-Vascular Structured Reporting
  • DICOM-OB/GYN Structured Reporting
Transducer Ports
  • 3 universal transducer ports supporting 612 micro-pinless transducer connectors
  • 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
Transducer Storage and Gel Warmer
  • 6 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, intra-operative, Aux CW, and 4D transducers
  • Parking port for transducer storage
  • Optional integrated gel warmer
Curved Transducers/ Probes
  • 7CF2 (2.0-7.0 MHz)
  • 6C2 (2.0-6.0 MHz)
  • 6C1 HD (1.5-6.0 MHz)
  • 4C1 (1.0-4.5 MHz)
Phased Array Transducers/ Probes
  • 4P1 (1.0-4.5 MHz)
  • 10V4 (4.0-10.0 MHz)
  • 8V3 (2.5-8.0 MHz)
  • 4V1 (1.0-4.5 MHz)
  • 4V1c (1.0-4.5 MHz)
Linear Transducers/ Probes
  • 18L6 HD (5.5-18.0 MHz)
  • 14L5 SP (5.0-14.0 MHz) -Hockey
  • 14L5 (5.0-14.0 MHz)
  • 9L4 (4.0-9.0 MHz)
Endovaginal/ Endorectal Transducers/ Probes
  • 9EVF4 (4.0-9.0 MHz)
  • EC9-4 (3.75-9.0 MHz)
  • EV-8C4 (4.0-9.0 MHz)
CW Transducers/ Probes
  • CW5 (5 MHz)
  • CW2 (2 MHz)
Transesophageal Transducers/ Probes
  • V7M (4.0-8.0 MHz)
  • V5Ms (3.0-7.0 MHz)
Ultrasound Catheters
  • AcuNav 8F (4.0-10.0 MHz)
  • AcuNav 10F (4.0-10.0 MHz)