SonoSite launches musculoskeletal ultrasound
SonoSite, has introduced its S-MSK ultrasound tool, an ultrasound product customized for musculoskeletal specialists, including rheumatologists, physiatrists, sports physicians, orthopedic and osteopathic surgeons and physical therapists.

The Bothell, Wash.-based company said its S-MSK ultrasound tool delivers an increase in processing power for image clarity, plus connectivity for digital image export in a form factor.

Configured for use with its HFL38x and L25x broadband transducers, SonoSite said the S-MSK is designed for the imaging of superficial, beneficial for injections and aspirations of the knee, shoulder, elbow and other joints in the body.

The tool is backed by SonoSite's five-year warranty, and the company also said it plans to begin shipments in March.