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Ultrasound in Drainage of abdominal collections

The lesson includes:

Introduction

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Lesson description:

Ultrasound is an effective method used throughout the world for surgery and patient work-up with a wide range of diseases, particularly as a first-line imaging modality.  Technological advancements have made the equipment accessible and affordable. Ultrasound has the potential to extend the physical examination validating the surgeon's clinical findings.

Technological progress has opened new perspectives to ultrasound surgical applications.  Modern percutaneous surgery techniques and new ultrasound equipment allow image-controlled procedures in most organs. This course is the perfect introduction to acquire ultrasound skills and incorporate them into daily practice.