Review article: Use of ultrasound in the developing world

  title={Review article: Use of ultrasound in the developing world},
  author={Stephanie Sippel and Krithika Meera Muruganandan and Adam C Levine and Sachita P. Shah},
  booktitle={International journal of emergency medicine},
As portability and durability improve, bedside, clinician-performed ultrasound is seeing increasing use in rural, underdeveloped parts of the world. Physicians, nurses and medical officers have demonstrated the ability to perform and interpret a large variety of ultrasound exams, and a growing body of literature supports the use of point-of-care ultrasound in developing nations. We review, by region, the existing literature in support of ultrasound use in the developing world and training… CONTINUE READING
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