TITLE

New professional society aims to enhance understanding of contrast ultrasound

PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Cardiology Today;Nov2008, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features the International Contrast Ultrasound Society (ICUS), an interdisciplinary professional organization focusing on contrast ultrasound imaging exclusively. Barry Goldberg of ICUS states that this provides a forum for cross-specialty communication and collaboration among contrast ultrasound professional worldwide. The mission of ICUS, announced during the 23rd Annual International Conference of Contrast Ultrasound Specialists in Chicago, Illinois, is mentioned.
ACCESSION #
35639363

 

Related Articles

  • Working for management. Burnett, Rachel // Computer Bulletin;Mar2002, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p4 

    The new BCS Management Forum is seeking wide participation as it leads the Society¹s activity in this field

  • Diagnostic Tests, Innovative Treatments Are Focus for Alzheimer's Disease Research. Hughes, Debra // Neurology Reviews;Aug2007, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p42 

    The article presents the diagnostic tests and modern treatments during the 2007 Alzheimer's Association International Conference on Prevention of Dementia in Washington D.C. The vice chairman of the association, Ronald Petersen, said that they desperately need therapies that prevents...

  • CEUS Surveillance of Native Kidneys in Transplant Patients--A Possible Approach? Agostini, Simone; Filocamo, Maria Teresa; Zanazzi, Maria; Bertelli, Elena; Quattrone, Livia E.; Limarzi, Vincenzo; Menchi, Ilario; Nicita, Giulio // AUANews;Dec2011, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p14 

    The article presents a study which evaluates the effectiveness of contrast enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) in the characterization of complex cystic lesions and solid masses for cancer in renal transplant patients (RTRs) with acquired cystic kidney disease (ACKD). The researchers developed a...

  • A Striking Contrast. Diiulio, Renee // Imaging Economics;Jul2009, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p30 

    The article discusses the importance and relevance of the use of contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) solution in the U.S. The author stresses that the country is already behind in the use of CEUS solution which needs immediate action to enhance modernization and effective medical treatment. Mark...

  • Volume quantification by contrast-enhanced ultrasound: an in-vitro comparison with true volumes and thermodilution. Herold, Ingeborg H. F.; Russo, Gianna; Mischi, Massimo; Houthuizen, Patrick; Saidov, Tamerlan; Veer, Marcel van het; van Assen, Hans C.; Korsten, Hendrikus H. M. // Cardiovascular Ultrasound;2013, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p1 

    Background Contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) has recently been proposed as a minimally- invasive, alternative method for blood volume measurement. This study aims at comparing the accuracy of CEUS and the classical thermodilution techniques for volume assessment in an in-vitro set-up. Methods...

  • Sublingual gas gangrene after dental therapy. Takada, T.; Kuriyama, A. // QJM: An International Journal of Medicine;Jun2014, Vol. 107 Issue 6, p485 

    No abstract available.

  • Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound for the diagnosis of liver hemangiomas in clinical practice. Şirli, Roxana; Sporea, Ioan; Popescu, Alina; Dănilă, Mirela; Martie, Alina; Bota, Simona; Jurchiş, Ana; Şendroiu, Mădălina // Medical Ultrasonography;Jun2011, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p95 

    Background and aim: Contrast enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) has a well established place in the characterization of focal liver lesions (FLL). The aim of this paper was to evaluate the usefulness of CEUS in the assessment of liver hemangiomas. Material and method: We included in a prospective study...

  • The value of contrast enhanced ultrasound in the evaluation of the nature of portal vein thrombosis. Dănilă, Mirela; Sporea, Ioan; Popescu, Alina; Şirli, Roxana; Şendroiu, Mădălina; Dănilă, Mirela; Sirli, Roxana; Sendroiu, Mădălina // Medical Ultrasonography;Jun2011, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p102 

    Unlabelled: Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is a relatively common complication in patients with liver cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma, but might also occur in the absence of liver disease. Ultrasound (US) is the first imaging method used for assessing PVT. the Purpose:...

  • Contrast enhanced ultrasound for the characterization of hepatocellular carcinoma. Martie, Alina; Sporea, Ioan; Popescu, Alina; Şirli, Roxana; Dănilă, Mirela; Şerban, Corina; Ardelean, Melania; Bota, Simona; Şendroiu, Mădălina; Chisevescu, Dorina; Sirli, Roxana; Dănilă, Mirela; Serban, Corina; Sendroiu, Mădălina // Medical Ultrasonography;Jun2011, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p108 

    Aim: Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound (CEUS) is an imaging method that can discriminate between hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and other liver lesions. The purpose of this study is to present our experience concerning the use of CEUS in the characterization of HCCs. Material and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics