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Image of ultrasound enhancing agents measurements of cardiac size and function echocardiography critical care echocardiography    Online PoCUS Training

Clinical Investigation: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy and Contrast Echocardiography

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is marked by left ventricular hypertrophy. Left ventricular wall thickness (LVWT) is a key element in the diagnostic workup and prognostic assessment of HCM......
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Image of ultrasound enhancing agents measurements of cardiac size and function echocardiography critical care echocardiography    Online PoCUS Training

Systematic Review & Meta‐Analysis: Is Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound (CEUS) Superior to Computed Tomography Angiography (CTA) in Detection of Endoleaks in Post-EVAR Patients?

The author concluded contrast-enhanced ultrasound scan has a higher sensitivity and comparable specificity to computed tomography angiography for detection of endoleaks post-EVAR......
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Study of Ethics & Law: Analysis of Lawsuits Related to Diagnostic Errors from Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Family Medicine and Critical Care in the USA.

As adoption of this Point-of-Care ultrasound continues to increase in internal medicine, cardiac care, pediatrics and more, there are some concerns about potential for lawsuits related to its use in clinical practice....
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Clinical Investigations: Systematic Assessment of the Impact of Ultrasound-Enhancing Agents upon Measurements of Cardiac Size and Function by Echocardiography

Ultrasound-enhancing contrast agent (CON) is now used routinely to improve both endocardial definition and accurate measurements in patients with suboptimal image quality....
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