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Ultraschall Dreiländertreffen, 29.– 31. Oktober 2014 in Innsbruck

Vielen Dank für die Einreichung Ihrer wissenschaftlichen Beiträge.
Der Begutachtungsprozess beginnt am 18. Juni.
Am 7. Juli erfolgt die Benachrichtigung über Annahme/Ablehnung der Abstracts.

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„Die DEGUM geht neue Wege"

Die Diplomsoziologin und Gesundheitswissenschaftlerin Dr. Anita Jagota ist seit Mai 2013 Geschäftsführerin der DEGUM Ultraschall-Akademie und seit April dieses Jahres leitet sie auch die Geschäftsstelle DEGUM e.V. am neuen Standort in Berlin. Im Interview spricht sie über erste Erfahrungen, aktuelle Aktivitäten und nächste Schritte.

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Update on Abdominal Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound
12-14 June 2014, Barcelona, Spain

Up-to-date in Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound and Elastography
19-20 September 2014, Timisoara, Romania

International Course in Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound - Part 1
9-12 October 2014, Hannover, Germany

Refresher and CEUS Course
16-19 October 2014, Kosice, Slovak Republic

More information on all Schools can be found on www.efsumb.org >>


Current Issue - June 2014

Combined First Trimester Screening and Cell-Free Fetal DNA – “Next Generation Screening”

K. O. Kagan, B. Eiben, P. Kozlowski

In the last decades, prenatal screening for aneuploidy has become increasingly effective. While first trimester combined screening is considered to be the current gold standard, the use of cell-free fetal DNA (cffDNA), which is also called noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT), will result in a change of paradigm.

Prolonged Heterogeneous Liver Enhancement on Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound

X. W. Cui, A. Ignee, M. Hocke, K. Seitz, G. Schrade, C. F. Dietrich

Prolonged heterogeneous liver enhancement (PHLE) is a rare phenomenon that is similar to the ultrasound findings of portal venous gas. The purpose of this report is to describe the phenomenon of PHLE after the injection of the ultrasound contrast agent SonoVue®.

Effect of Aging and Diffuse Chronic Pancreatitis on Pancreas Elasticity Evaluated using Semiquantitative EUS Elastography

J. Janssen, I. Papavassiliou

Endosonographic elastography has been introduced as a method of estimating the stiffness of pancreatic tumors. This prospective single-center study was conducted to evaluate changes in the stiffness of the pancreas related to age and diffuse chronic pancreatitis.