Category: Safety

BMUS guidance on ultrasound safety

The issue of safety in ultrasound is often overlooked by novice sonographers. The British Medical Ultrasound Society has published a number of statements on safety in ultrasound. BMUS – safety statements The detailed guidance...

Common errors in point of care ultrasound

Pablo Blanco and Giovanni Volpicelli have written a very useful guide to errors in point of care ultrasound, showing how they may occur and proving practical tips to avoid getting caught out. They cover the following areas: Pericardial...