Abstract Book of EUROSON/3LT 2016 online

The Abstract Book of the 28th Euroson Congress of the EFSUMB, together with the 40. Dreiländertreffen of DEGUM, ÖGUM, SGUM (Leipzig, Germany, 26–29 Oct 2016), is now online and accessible in PDF and HTML format.

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CEUS LI-RADS 2016 diagnostic scheme of the ACR released in September

The Liver Imaging Reporting and Data System (LI-RADS) is an American College of Radiology (ACR) initiative whose immediate goal is to standardize reporting and data collection of non-invasive imaging for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). It provides the features for a confident diagnosis of HCC in the liver in at-risk patients.

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DEGUM fordert Aufnahme der „Feindiagnostik" in Mutterschaftsrichtlinien

Um sicher festzustellen, dass beim Baby anatomisch alles in Ordnung ist, sollte eine Ultraschalluntersuchung zur „Feindiagnostik" in der 22. bis 24. Schwangerschaftswoche als Regelleistung in die Mutterschaftsrichtlinien aufgenommen werden. Die Fachgesellschaft reagiert mit dieser Forderung auf eine Bewertung des „IGeL-Monitors" des MDS. Dieser hatte ergänzende Ultraschalluntersuchungen in der Schwangerschaft, die werdende Mütter derzeit selbst zahlen müssen, als weder schädlich noch nützlich eingestuft.

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Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course 2
2-4 November 2016, Graz, Austria

Up-to-date in Liver Elastography
18-19 November 2016, Timisoara, Romania

Nordic EUS
24-25 November 2016, Bergen, Norway

More information on all Schools can be found on >>

European Journal of Ultrasound - 5/2016

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Interview  EUROSON/Dreiländertreffen Ultraschall 2016

Professor Odd Helge Gilja and Professor Andreas Hagendorff, the current congress presidents of EUROSON and the Dreiländertreffen of DEGUM, ÖGUM, SGUM, which are held together in Leipzig this year, talk about their objectives for the congress and the importance of networking in the field of ultrasound.

Speckle-Tracking-Based Evaluation of Vascular Strain at Different Sites of the Arterial Tree in Healthy Adults

S. Charwat-Resl, A. Niessner, M. Mueller, P. E. Bartko, G. A. Giurgea, S. Zehetmayer, A. Willfort-Ehringer, R. Koppensteiner, O. Schlager

The Prospective External Validation of International Ovarian Tumor Analysis (IOTA) Simple Rules in the Hands of Level I and II Examiners

A. Knafel, T. Banas, A. Nocun, M. Wiechec, R. Jach, A. Ludwin, M. Kabzinska-Turek, M. Pietrus, K. Pitynski