The Effect of Surgical Office-Based Thyroid Ultrasound on Clinical Decision Making (Clinical Report)

The Effect of Surgical Office-Based Thyroid Ultrasound on Clinical Decision Making (Clinical Report)

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 […]

Vascular Diagnosis with Ultrasound

Vascular Diagnosis with Ultrasound

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, […]

The New Face of Ultrasound Imaging: A Gift by Nanotechnology

The New Face of Ultrasound Imaging: A Gift by Nanotechnology

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 […]