Instructions for GE

When saving in GE:s raw DICOM format, it is possible to change the sweep speed on stored images.

During, or after scanning, lower the horizontal sweep speed so that as many beats as possible or required fits on one screen width.

Press Freeze, and Store the maximum recording length (the full screen width) .

When preparing the DICOM files for analysis in Echo E-waves, adjust the sweep speed to 100 mm/s and make the file loop by pressing 2D or Run, depending on whether export is done from the scanner or EchoPAC. Export (Save As) this cine file as DICOM or raw DICOM, and open it for analysis in Echo E-waves, the program will automatically split the file into one image per heart cycle using metadata in the file.