US 10,376,239 B2
Ultrasonic imaging apparatus and method of processing ultrasound image
Tae-jin Park, Hongcheon-gun (KR); Dae-woong Kang, Hongcheon-gun (KR); and Yea-chan Choi, Hongcheon-gun (KR)
Assigned to SAMSUNG MEDISON CO., LTD., Hongcheon-gun (KR)
Filed by SAMSUNG MEDISON CO., LTD., Hongcheon-gun (KR)
Filed on Nov. 23, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/948,538.
Claims priority of application No. 10-2014-0192554 (KR), filed on Dec. 29, 2014.
Prior Publication US 2016/0183923 A1, Jun. 30, 2016
Int. Cl. A61B 8/14 (2006.01); A61B 8/00 (2006.01); A61B 8/08 (2006.01); G16H 40/63 (2018.01); G06F 19/00 (2018.01)
CPC A61B 8/463 (2013.01) [A61B 8/14 (2013.01); A61B 8/465 (2013.01); A61B 8/5207 (2013.01); G06F 19/00 (2013.01); G16H 40/63 (2018.01)] 11 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An ultrasound imaging apparatus comprising:
a probe configured to receive an echo signal;
a display; and
a processor configured to:
generate a plurality of ultrasound images based on the echo signal, and
control the display to display a screen including a first area in which the plurality of ultrasound images are consecutively reproduced according to a time order and a second area in which a progress bar representing a progress of reproduction of the plurality of ultrasound images over time and at least one icon, corresponding to at least one piece of change information for changing a display of at least one of the plurality of ultrasound images, in association with the time order, are displayed, and
wherein the at least one icon comprises a first icon corresponding to first change information for changing a display of a first ultrasound image of the plurality of ultrasound images and a second icon, which is different from the first icon, corresponding to second change information for changing a display of a second ultrasound image of the plurality of ultrasound images, and
wherein a type of the second change information is different from a type of the first change information.