images in DICOM
format to use for testing -
If you need DICOM images for testing
ShowCase, you can download one
of these 12 MB zip files.
Download sample cardiac/vascular
ultrasound images or
Download sample GI and OB ultrasound
ShowCase does not recognize images
written to magneto-optical disks from an HDI 5000 ultrasound machine.
The HDI 5000 does not write images to MOD in DICOM format
unless you have the "DVS module". Without the DVS
module the HDI 5000 uses the "DEFF"
image format -- which is based on TIFF. You can display DEFF images using
consumer graphics software that can display TIFF files.
If you have a PC that is on an Ethernet network
with your HDI 5000 . Our products that include the ShowCase Connect module can accept HDI
5000 images sent over the DICOM network and store them in DICOM format.
up black (empty)..
Solution: Check to
make sure that your monitor is in 24 bit color or 32 bit color mode
(look at your monitor settings in the Control Panel settings). If the images
still don't appear, send an example image to support@TrilTech.com.
the gamma on a color image produces artifact
adjustments work best on static images and grayscale clips. Color clips have
been jpeg compressed and include some information 'errors' that increase
with gamma adjustment.
Exporting a single frame from a clip as a
bitmap -- The first frame of the clip exports instead of the selected (currently
Solution: This bug was fixed in Release 4.6.
We no longer have upgrades available for
version 4 software so you would need to upgrade to the newer 5.0 software --
There is an upgrade charge.