SONOLINE G40™ ultrasound system
Quick Scan Card: General/OB
Press the Power Switch on the upper left side of the keyboard. A blue light will indicate the power is on.
Note: The term select is used to describe the action of rotating the S S E E L L E E C C T T control (located lower left on control panel) to highlight the desired action and pressing
S S E E L L E E C C T T control to execute.
Beginning an Exam
To enter data for a new patient:
Press NEW PATIENT (F1).
Enter the patient name, ID, and other pertinent information using the keyboard.
Use TAB to move to next data field.
Use TRACKBALL and cursor to select OK.
If desired exam or transducer is not active, select correct Transducer or Exam from the drop down menus, press SET key.
Exams can also be selected using EXAM key (F5) on keyboard.
Selecting a Transducer
Change the Transducer by pressing the Transducer button (cycles between the two transducers).
Clean out noise/clutter
Gain (to compensate for weak signals in specific areas) Adjust the positions of the DGC sliders
Steer 2D image (VF10-5)
Sector format (VF10-5)
Rotate or Flip Image R/L
To change image orientation from up/down or left to right:
Rotate SELECT knob to highlight U/D (Up/Down) flip or L/R Left/Right flip (control menu) Press SELECT knob to activate
Annotating an Image
Obtain an image, press Freeze.
Press the TEXT key.
Place text cursor where you would like the text to be displayed.
For system software version 2.0
Toggle the TxFreq (soft) key down
Press THI button
Rotate 2-D knob
Rotate DEPTH/ZOOM knob
Rotate Focus control to position, Push down to add foci
Press DEPTH/ZOOM knob to select and rotate to zoom
Press Steer/Angle. Rotate to steer image
Roll SELECT control to highlight SECTOR in the control menu and press