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DEGUM, ÖGUM, SGUM and FMF Germany Recommendations for the Implementation of First-Trimester Screening, Detailed Ultrasound, Cell-Free DNA Screening and Diagnostic Procedures

First-trimester screening between 11 + 0 and 13 + 6 weeks with qualified prenatal counseling, detailed ultrasound, biochemical markers and maternal factors has become the basis for decisions about further examinations. It detects numerous structural and genetic anomalies. The inclusion of uterine artery Doppler and PlGF screens for preeclampsia and fetal growth restriction. Low-dose aspirin significantly reduces the prevalence of severe preterm eclampsia. Cut-off values define groups of high, intermediate and low probability. Prenatal counseling uses detection and false-positive rates to work out the individual need profile and the corresponding decision: no further diagnosis/screening – cell-free DNA screening – diagnostic procedure and genetic analysis. 

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43rd Dreiländertreffen 2019 in Mainz, Germany

AOur yearly congress, the 43rd Dreiländertreffen of DEGUM, ÖGUM and SGUM, will this year take place during the time from 16th to 19th of October 2019 in the Rheingold Hall in Mainz, Germany. DEGUM herewith cordially invites you to the biggest European Ultrasound Meeting

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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