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Not all hospitals use ultrasound for pediatric appendicitis evaluation

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 21, 2017

A study published in Academic Emergency Medicine found some hospitals are still using CT to evaluated pediatric appendicitis cases. Ultrasound was used in 54% of patients while CT scan was used first in 22.4% of cases. The availability of ultrasound technology and staff trained in ultrasound was the only significant hospital-associated factor connected to ultrasound use over CT. HealthImaging.com (03/16)


Ultrasound can track pulmonary edema treatment progress, study finds

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2017

5 women with erroneous Zika test results from D.C. lab give birth

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2017

Cardiovascular ultrasound device from Toshiba receives FDA approval

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 21, 2017

Texas paramedics participate in hand-held ultrasound study

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 21, 2017

Toshiba's new ultrasound scanners geared toward musculoskeletal imaging

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2017

Study examines use of endoscopic ultrasound in pancreatic cancer

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 21, 2017

Breast cancer patients who exercise may reduce their CV risks

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2017

Apply for the Midwife Sonography examination by April 7!

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 21, 2017

Ultrasound may help ID brain damage

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 21, 2017


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Don't miss your chance to earn the ARDMS Registered Musculoskeletal Sonographer (RMSKS) credential!

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2017

The deadline to apply for the APCA Musculoskeletal sonography is March 28!

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2017

The application period for the Physicians' Vascular Interpretation (PVI) examination will close this week!

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 21, 2017

Apply for the Midwife Sonography examination by April 7!

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 21, 2017

Apply for the ARDMS Musculoskeletal Sonographer (MSKS) examination by March 28!

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Mar 16, 2017




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