An important diagnostic tool for the evaluation of thyroid disease, thyroid ultrasound has recently become available for use in surgical offices. The purpose of this report is to determine the lesional sensitivity of office-based thyroid ultrasound and its impact on clinical decision making. Surgical office-based thyroid ultrasound was performed on 49 consecutive patients who presented […]
Byline: Muhammad Usman Khan, Abdul Ghaffar, Zafar Amin, Farooq Niazi, Adil Qayyum and Rizwan Saqib Abstract
The critically acclaimed Vascular Diagnosis of Ultrasound returns in a new two-volume edition, offering the most comprehensive information available on the broad spectrum of vascular ultrasound applications. Volume 1:Cerebral and Peripheral Vessels retains the accessible design and structure of the first edition to discuss the available ultrasound technologies, including continuous and pulsed-wave Doppler mode, b-mode, […]
INTRODUCTION Ultrasound imaging involves the use of high frequency ultrasound beams to non-invasively visualize the inner structures of human body. Thus, gross findings of a pathology that is merely suspected on clinical examination or confirmed after appropriate laboratory investigations can further be validated by directly visualizing it in vivo with the help of ultrasound. Often […]
Byline: Hussain Rashid Ihsan, Muhmmad Saeed, Muhammad Ilyas and Naureen Ghani Abstract
This book provides practical instruction and illustration on how to perform common vascular access procedures using ultrasound guidance.
This book is a comprehensive reference and practical guide on the technology and application of ultrasound to the musculoskeletal system. It is organized into two main sections. The first is devoted to general aspects, while the second provides a systematic overview of the applications of musculoskeletal ultrasound in different areas of the body. Additional sections […]