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6/13/2010 by Press Room, Modality

Common cardiac imaging techniques, images and videos are transformed into an interactive learning and reference application.

June 13, 2010 -- Durham, NC -- Modality, Inc. today announced its Echocardiography Atlas is available at a promotional price of $19.99 during the American Society of Echocardiography 21st Annual Scientific Sessions, June 13-15 in San Diego, CA.

This app, regularly $29.99, is comprised of 250 annotated images and 189 videos, encompassing a wide range of cardiac pathology. Echocardiography Atlas is edited by Scott D. Solomon, MD, of Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School. The application is designed as a native application for iPhone and iPod touch, and is compatible with iPad.

“Cardiovascular ultrasound technology is advancing rapidly, which leads to better patient care and, ultimately, more lives saved,” according to Dr. Solomon, who directs the Noninvasive Cardiac Laboratory and serves as an Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School. “Interactive imaging applications that can be carried conveniently on a mobile device unlock new opportunities for clinical training and patient education.”

Echocardiography Atlas presents users with twelve chapters of normal and abnormal echocardiograms, encompassing a wide range of cardiac pathology, and utilizes a custom viewer solution created by Modality that allows users to watch detailed, looping echocardiograms. Leveraging the innovative Multi-Touch user interface of iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, users may zoom and pan while the stacked images play, or pause to manipulate frame by frame. Like all Modality apps, content is locally stored on the device to deliver rapid access, without the need for a network connection.

The Echocardiography Atlas App is available for $19.99 from the App Store on iPhone and iPod touch or at

For more information on Modality’s complete catalog of health sciences training and reference apps for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad please visit