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EUROSON 2018 Poznan, Poland

We have the great pleasure to invite you to the 30th EUROSON Congress of EFSUMB, which will take place in Poznan 6  to  9 September 2018. The Congress will be held in the Congress Centre of the Poznan International Fair simultaneously with the XIV Congress of Polish Scientific Society of Ultrasonography.


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DEGUM Recommendations on Infection Prevention in Ultrasound and Endoscopic Ultrasound

Microbial contamination of ultrasound probes for percutaneous or endoscopic use is common. However, infectious diseases caused by transmission of microorganisms by US procedures have rarely been reported. In Germany, legal regulations address hygiene in ultrasound procedures. Based on these regulations and the available literature, an expert panel of the German Society of Ultrasound in Medicine (DEGUM) has formulated sophisticated recommendations on hygienic measures in percutaneous and endoscopic US, including US-guided interventions.
 

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Guidelines

Guidelines & Recommendations

Cosgrove, D.; Piscaglia, F.; Bamber, J.; Bojunga, J.; Correas, J.-M.; Gilja, O. H.; Klauser, A. S.; Sporea, I.; Calliada, F.; Cantisani, V.; D’Onofrio, M.; Drakonaki, E. E.; Fink, M.; Friedrich-Rust, M.; Fromageau, J.; Havre, R. F.; Jenssen, C.; Ohlinger, R.; Săftoiu, A.; Schaefer, F.; Dietrich, C. F.: EFSUMB Guidelines and Recommendations on the Clinical Use of Ultrasound Elastography.Part 2: Clinical Applications
Bamber, J.; Cosgrove, D.; Dietrich, C. F.; Fromageau, J.; Bojunga, J.; Calliada, F.; Cantisani, V.; Correas, J.-M.; D’Onofrio, M.; Drakonaki, E. E.; Fink, M.; Friedrich-Rust, M.; Gilja, O. H.; Havre, R. F.; Jenssen, C.; Klauser, A. S.; Ohlinger, R.; Saftoiu, A.; Schaefer, F.; Sporea, I.; Piscaglia, F.: EFSUMB Guidelines and Recommendations on the Clinical Use of Ultrasound Elastography. Part 1: Basic Principles and Technology
Claudon, M.; Dietrich, C. F.; Choi, B. I.; Cosgrove, D. O.; Kudo, M.; Nolsøe, C. P.; Piscaglia, F.; Wilson, S. R.; Barr, R. G.; Chammas, M. C.; Chaubal, N. G.; Chen, M.-H.; Clevert, D. A.; Correas, J. M.; Ding, H.; Forsberg, F.; Fowlkes, J. B.; Gibson, R. N.; Goldberg, B. B.; Lassau, N.; Leen, E. L. S.; Mattrey, R. F.; Moriyasu, F.; Solbiati, L.; Weskott, H.-P.; Xu, H.-X.: Guidelines and Good Clinical Practice Recommendations for Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound (CEUS) in the Liver – Update 2012
Kollmann, C.; deKorte, C.; Dudley, N. J.; Gritzmann, N.; Martin, K.; Evans, D. H.: Guideline for Technical Quality Assurance (TQA) of Ultrasound devices (B-Mode) – Version 1.0 (July 2012) Leitlinien für Technische Qualitätssicherung von Ultraschallgeräten (B-Mode) – Version 1.0 (Juli 2012)
Piscaglia, F.; Nolsøe, C.; Dietrich, C. F.; Cosgrove, D. O.; Gilja, O. H.; Bachmann Nielsen, M.; Albrecht, T.; Barozzi, L.; Bertolotto, M.; Catalano, O.; Claudon, M.; Clevert, D. A.; Correas, J. M.; D’Onofrio, M.; Drudi, F. M.; Eyding, J.; Giovannini, M.; Hocke, M.; Ignee, A.; Jung, E. M.; Klauser, A. S.; Lassau, N.; Leen, E.; Mathis, G.; Saftoiu, A.; Seidel, G.; Sidhu, P. S.; Haar, G. ter.; Timmerman, D.; Weskott, H. P.: The EFSUMB Guidelines and Recommendations on the Clinical Practice of Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound (CEUS): Update 2011 on non-hepatic applications
Merz, E.; Eichhorn, K.-H.; von Kaisenberg, C.; Schramm, T.; Arbeitsgruppe der DEGUM-Stufe III: Aktualisierte Qualitätsanforderungen an die weiterführende differenzierte Ultraschalluntersuchung in der pränatalen Diagnostik (= DEGUM-Stufe II) im Zeitraum von 18 + 0 bis 21 + 6 Schwangerschaftswochen Updated Quality Requirements Regarding Secondary Differentiated Ultrasound Examination in Prenatal Diagnostics (= DEGUM Level II) in the Period from 18 + 0 to 21 + 6 Weeks of Gestation
Merz, E.; Abramovicz, J.; Baba, K.; Blaas, H.-G. K.; Deng, J.; Gindes, L.; Lee, W.; Platt, L.; Pretorius, D.; Schild, R.; Sladkevicius, P.; Timor-Tritsch, I.: 3D imaging of the fetal face – Recommendations from the International 3D Focus Group