EFSUMB Course Book - 2nd Edition

[Editor: Christoph F. Dietrich]

EFSUMB Course Book 2nd Edition is now being released in individual chapters for publication on our website.

Each chapter is will be available to download for a nominal fee and available to preview here.
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The following 34 chapters are currently live:

  • Physical Principles of Medical Ultrasound

  • Author: Michiel Postema, Spiros Kotopoulis, Klaus-Vitold Jenderka
  • Main Sections Covered: Sound and ultrasound, Transducers, Safety Indices.
  • Page count: 23

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https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB01

  • Ultrasound of the Liver

  • Author: Christoph F. Dietrich, Carla Serra, Maciej Jedrzejczyk
  • Main Sections Covered: Liver anatomy, Ultrasound examination technique, Liver pathology, Vascular liver diseases, Clinical importance of  liver ultrasound.
  • Page count: 108

https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB02

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  • Liver Elastography

  • Author: Ioan Sporea, Maureen Friedrich-Rust, Odd Hlege Gilja, Simona Bota, Roxana Sirli
  • Main Sections Covered: Technologies, Normal values for different technologies, how to compare technologies, Indications, SWE, Pediatric Indications,
  • Page count: 34

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https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB03

  • Basics in Transthoracic Echocardiography and Standard Documentation

  • Author: Andreas Hagendorff, Stephan Stoebe
  • Main Sections Covered: Principles, The standardised transthoracic investigation, Standardised documentation of transthoracic echocardiography,
  • Page count: 29

https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB04

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  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

  • Author: Giorgio Tamborrini, Christian Dejaco and Peter Mandl
  • Main Sections Covered: Anatomy, Examination Technique, Pathology, Interventional MSK Ultrasound
  • Page count: 25

https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB05

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  • Ultrasound of the urinary bladder

  • Author: Felix Trinkler, Christoph F Dietrich
  • Main Sections Covered: Topographical remarks Bladder Anatomy, Examination Technique, Diffuse Bladder Disease
  • Page count: 41

https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB06

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  • Ultrasound of the salivary glands and soft tissue lesions of the neck

  • Author: Norbert Gritzmann, Susanne A. Quis, Rhodri M. Evans
  • Main Sections Covered: Topography and sonographic anatomy of the salivary glands, Pathological changes in the salivary glands, Ultrasound guided biopsy of the salivary glands, CEUS and elastography in cervical lymphadenopathies
  • Page count: 36

https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB07

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  • MSK: Bone Fracture Ultrasound

  • Author: Ole Ackermann, Kolja Eckert
  • Main Sections Covered: Technique, Visualisation, Application Fields, Documentation Basics, Anatomy, Pathologies, Therapeutic Implications, Pitfalls
  • Page count: 20

https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB08

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  • Ultrasound of the pancreas

  • Author: Mirko D’Onofrio, Valentina Ciaravino, Vlastimil Valek , Alessandro Beleù, Christian Jenssen, Riccardo De Robertis
  • Main Sections Covered: Ultrasound study of the pancreas and anatomy
  • Page count: 52

https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB09

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  • Ultrasound after kidney transplantations

  • Author: Francesco M Drudi, Flavia Angelini, Sarah Campagnano
  • Main Sections Covered: Evaluation of kidney transplants using Doppler and Magnetic Resonance imaging, complications, ultrasound contrast agents.
  • Page count: 12

https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB10

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  • Functional ultrasound of the gastrointestinal tract

  • Author: Odd Helge Gilja, Barbara Braden, Fabio Piscaglia, Christoph F. Dietrich
  • Main Sections Covered: Ultrasound of the gastrointestinal tract from tongue through to rectum
  • Page count: 34

https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB11

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  • E-FAST

  • Author: Joseph Osterwalder, Alexander Heinzmann, Gebhard Mathis
  • Main Sections Covered: Historical development, clinical & sonographic questions, E-FAST decision making, investigations, pitfalls, pearls and tips, clinical applications.
  • Page count: 41

https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB12

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  • Dermatologic Ultrasound

  • Author: Fernando Alfageme, Ximena Wortsman, Gastón Roustan, Maria Crisan, Radu Badea
  • Main Sections Covered: Ultrasonography of normal skin, hair & nails, ultrasound of common skin cancers, dermatological diagnosis, inflammatory skin diseases, aesthetic dermatology
  • Page count: 30

https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB13

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  • Echoscopy – a new concept in mobile ultrasound

  • Author: Odd Helge Gilja, Fabio Piscaglia, Christoph F. Dietrich
  • Main Sections Covered: Introduction & levels of practice,
  • Page count: 24

https://doi.org/10.37713/ECB14

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