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"The small pocket sonography devices almost come – comparable to stethoscopes in the past – standard with doctor's white coats"

Congress Presidents of the Three-Country Meeting Prof. Dr. med. Markus Hahn (Tübingen, Germany) and Dr. Hans-Peter Weskott (Hannover, Germany) in an interview.

The ultrasound method rapidly evolved during the past years. At the Dreiländertreffen of the expert associations DEGUM, ÖGUM and SGUM in Leipzig during the time from October 16th to 19th the newest scientific findings will be presented as well as there will be in-house training opportunities available under the motto "As specialist societies we have the duty to train doctor's of all medical fields and to foster science" so say the Congress Presidents Prof. Dr. med. Markus Hahn and Dr. Hans-Peter Weskott. Sonography is one of the most important and most used imaging techniques in medicine. 

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43. Dreiländertreffen in Leipzig, Germany

Ulrasound - More than an imaging method for doctors

Interdisciplinary experts meeting of the three German-speaking ultrasound societies in Leipzig

Despite the fire in May the Ultrasound Congress of the German, Austrian and Switzer Societies of Ultrasound (DEGUM, ÖGUM and SGUM) will take place during the time from 16th to 19th of October. The organizers were able to relocate the Three-Country Meeting at short notice to Leipzig. During four days experts discuss the most advanced and future oriented techniques and scientific result: new and established possible uses of contrast-enhanced ultrasound, significance of high-definition ultrasound equipment which enables precise surgery, new technical developments and methods with which tumors can be destroyed pinpointed and a lot more.


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Dietrich, C. F.; Ignee, A.; Greis, C.; Cui, X. W.; Schreiber-Dietrich, D. G.; Hocke, M.: Artifacts and Pitfalls in Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound of the Liver
Kollmann, C.; ter Haar, G.; Doležal, L.; Hennerici, M.; Salvesen, K. Å.; Valentin, L.: Ultraschall Emissionen: Thermische (TI) und mechanische (MI) Indizes
Drudi, F. M.; Valentino, M.; Di Leo, N.; Malpassini, F.; Cantisani, V.; Gnecchi, M.; Iori, F.: Farb-/Powerdoppler-US und US-Kontrastmittel bei akutem Skrotum – Teil 2
Drudi, F. M.; Valentino, M.; Di Leo, N.; Malpassini, F.; Cantisani, V.; Gnecchi, M.; Iori, F.: Farb-/Powerdoppler-US und US-Kontrastmittel bei akutem Skrotum – Teil 1
Harrer, J. U.; Eyding, J.; Ritter, M.; Schminke, U.; Schulte-Altedorneburg, G.; Köhrmann, M.; Nedelmann, M.; Schlachetzki, F.: Neurosonografie in der neurologischen Notfall- und Intensivmedizin: Grundlagen, vaskuläre Schlaganfalldiagnostik und Monitoring – Teil 1
Steiner, H.; Haberlehner, I.; Jaeger, T.: Doppler-Sonografie in der Geburtshilfe Doppler Ultrasound in Obstetrics
Berzigotti, A.; Piscaglia, F.; and the EFSUMB Education and Professional Standards Committee: Ultraschall bei Pfortaderhochdruck – Teil 2 – und EFSUMB-Empfehlungen zur Durchführung und Dokumentation von Ultraschalluntersuchungen bei Pfortaderhochdruck Ultrasound in Portal Hypertension – Part 2 – and EFSUMB Recommendations for the Performance and Reporting of Ultrasound Examinations in Portal Hypertension
Berzigotti, A.; Piscaglia, F.: Ultraschall bei Pfortaderhochdruck – Teil 1 Ultrasound in Portal Hypertension – Part 1