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B-K Medical Introduces the Hawk 2102 XDI Ultrasound Scanner.

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark--(BW HealthWire)--March 30, 2001

B-K Medical A/S, a subsidiary of Analogic Corporation (NASDAQ:ALOG), introduces the new Hawk 2102 XDI high-performance general purpose ultrasound scanner with extended diagnostic imaging.

The Hawk 2102 XDI is the latest in the new generation of B-K Medical multipurpose ultrasound scanners combining superb image quality with ease of use. It has been carefully designed with the needs of medical specialists in mind and comes equipped with a number of innovative features confirming B-K Medical as a pioneer in medical ultrasound.

Introducing the Hawk 2102 XDI, B-K Medical's Managing Director Rene Barington commented, "With the Hawk 2102 XDI we offer an extended range of customer benefits together with the renowned B-K Medical design and quality. Our development teams, both here and at Analogic, have excelled themselves in delivering an ultrasound scanner which meets the needs of clinicians in terms of diagnostic capability and functionality. Whatever the application area, be it urology, surgery, obstetrics, radiology or vascular, we are confident that the Hawk 2102 XDI will carry on our tradition of offering good value, user-friendly product solutions."

Together with the broadest spectrum of general purpose and highly specialized transducers on the market today, the Hawk 2102 XDI delivers extended diagnostic imaging to medical specialists and clinicians by combining B-K Medical's advanced technology with a number of customer-driven features.

The digital hybrid beamformer in the Hawk 2102 XDI provides superb image quality and optimal uniform resolution throughout the entire image, and permits frequencies of up to 20 MHz. Advanced features include sophisticated clinical applications software, a unique Doppler system, a simultaneous split-screen feature, True Echo Harmonics (TEH) for difficult-to-scan patients, a full 14" flicker-free monitor, and B-K Medical's Instant-Recall feature for rapid recall of setup values. A Palm Control Unit is available which allows clinicians to control all of the important functions of the Hawk 2102 XDI from a remote distance in a sterile environment.

B-K Medical A/S, a wholly owned subsidiary of Analogic Corporation (NASDAQ: ALOG), is a leading developer and manufacturer of specialized diagnostic ultrasound equipment. For a quarter of a century, B-K Medical has been delivering high quality and customer-oriented solutions for the ultrasound community. With headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark, B-K Medical has major offices in the United States, throughout Europe and in Thailand. The company offers sales and value-added services worldwide through its dedicated international distribution network.

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