How to Use Scan Mode to Acquire 3D Ultrasound
To reach scan mode, select Scan US from the toolbar or hold the visible probe steady while in Live Ultrasound.
A progress bar will appear to indicate the amount of time the probe needs to be hold steady.
Bring the probe into position and select Start, or:
Scan Mode ON ① turns green and the scan starts.
To perform a scan, move the probe slowly in a single sweep motion.
The software emits an audible tone as the probe moves over the scan area.
When you are finished, select Stop, or
The software processes the images and a progress bar fills.
To stop the reconstruction, select Cancel. Any data just acquired will be discarded.
Start a new scan.
When the reconstruction is complete, you can review the 3D ultrasound with the preoperative MR and/or previous ultrasound scans via the Comparison or Resection Progress layouts.
To change to a different layout, select Data.