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.


Ultraschall in der Medizin/European Journal of Ultrasound subscribers are now provided with a mobile digital issue of their journal. The UiM/EJU web app enables you to comfortably read the latest journal issues on your tablet. Simply enter the following URL into the browser of your tablet:

Reading app for tablets • optimal reading experience • scalable font size • integrated image viewer • one click to download UiM/EJU • optimized for screens with 7" or more

Ultrasound International Open

New open-access journal!

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Impact Factor 2015

The Impact Factor 2015 for the EJU is 4.434



EFSUMB Statement on Paediatric CEUS

As most of you will be aware, the FDA in the United States took the unprecedented step of approving an ultrasound contrast agent for use not only in the adult patient with a focal liver lesion but also in the paediatric population. Clinical trials for the adult patient were conducted in the United States but no such paediatric trial was performed, and in fact there has been no clinical trial anywhere in the world to address this issue.

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Trainingszentrum für die Ultraschallausbildung in Nepal

Im Rahmen der humanitären Hilfe für Entwicklungsländer unterstützt der Arbeitskreis Sonografie in Entwicklungsländern der DEGUM mit zertifizierten Ausbilder die Radiologen des Dhulikhel-Hospitals zunächst in Basis- und Fortgeschrittenen-Kurse, um ein hohes Qualitätsniveau zu erreichen.

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International Course in CEUS Hepatic and Extrahepatic Indications
6-8 October 2016, Munich, Germany

CEUS Misión: Posible
20-21 October, Barcelona, Spain

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

More information on all Schools can be found on >>

European Journal of Ultrasound - 4/2016

Differentiation of Metastatic and Non-Metastatic Mesenteric Lymph Nodes by Strain Elastography in Surgical Specimens

R. F. Havre, S. M. Leh, O. H. Gilja, S. Ødegaard, J. E. R. Waage, G. Baatrup, L. B. Nesje

Importance of Transvaginal Elastography in the Diagnosis of Uterine Fibroids and Adenomyosis

M. L. Frank, S. D. Schäfer, M. Möllers, M. K. Falkenberg, J. Braun, U. Möllmann, F. Strube, A. Fruscalzo, S. Amler, W. Klockenbusch, R. Schmitz