Stanford University on the development of bedside ultrasound

This post by Stanford concisely summarises the evolution of bedside ultrasound.  It is now used on battlefields, as far afield as the space station and we hope soon on smart phones.

http://stanford25blog.stanford.edu/2014/07/the-history-of-bedside-ultrasound-from-submarines-to-sub-interns/

 

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About ipswichultrasound

Aging Emergency Physician, enjoying second childhood playing with soundwaves. Lead investigator in BLUE Team LUS+2014 multicentre study into the usefulness of lung ultrasound to diagnose heart failure. Underlying motivation is the chance to teach good scanning habits to anyone who wants to learn.
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