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  1. An audit of the role of the sonographer in non-obstetric ultrasound.

    Article - En anglais

    In order to investigate the role of the sonographer in non-obstetric ultrasoud, 1046 consecutive non-obstetric ultrasound scans performed by sonographers were audited.

    In 94% of cases, the report prepared by the sonographer gave an accurate account of the findings.

    In 6.3% of reports the radiologist provided additional comments, whilst in only 0.7% of cases was the sonographer's report significantly altered.

    In the 630 patients in whom adequate follow-up data was available, there was a single instance of a false positive ultrasound finding but not other significant ultrasound inacurracy.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Echographie, Obstétrique, Enseignement, Echographe, Exploration, Homme, Exploration ultrason

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Echography, Obstetrics, Teaching, Echograph, Exploration, Human, Sonography

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0710532

    Code Inist : 002B30A09. Création : 09/06/1995.