GE Healthcare has announced the availability of an ultrasound device that is about the size of a smart phone.

Called Vscan, the device weighs less than a pound, fits in a lab coat pocket, links to a personal computer for organization and export of data, and has a battery life of one hour, according to the Waukesha, Wis.-based vendor. It has received regulatory approval in the United States, Canada, Europe and India.

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