COVID-19 - Updates & Resources
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Collection of Safety Guidance from ECMUS to SARS-CoV-2
WFUMB WEBINAR: Ultrasound in COVID-19 – global experience
WFUMB Webinar: Ultrasound in COVID-19 – global experienceTaking place on Thursday 21 May 2020, 14.00 – 16.00 CEST
A webinar consisting of 4 lectures & summary, with Q&A’s and feedback.
Presenting international experts with a programme chaired by Cristina Chammas (WFUMB President Elect).- Jacques Abramowicz (Chicago, USA) and @Jocelyne Basseal (Sydney, Australia) on Equipment Safety
- Xin Wu Cui (Wuhan, China) on Safety for Ultrasound Users
- Paulo Savoia (Sao Paulo, Brazil) on Basic Concepts in Lung Ultrasound
- Fabio Piscaglia and Federico Stefanini (Bologna, Italy) on Scanning Protocol and Findings in Covid-19
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Ultrasound evaluation of COVID Pneumonia
Lung Ultrasound (LUS) Protocol
WFUMB Safety Statement
WFUMB Position Statement: How to perform a safe ultrasound examination and clean equipment in the context of COVID-19- Click to view >>
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ISUOG Safety Committee Position Statement: safe performance of obstetric and gynecological scans and equipment cleaning in the context of COVID-19- Click to view >>
ISUOG have also produced COVID links concerning cleaning and safety procedures as well as the reorganisation of ultrasound services.
Scientific information for the digestive health community
Which mask for Sonographers?
Correct COVID-19 safety equipment video made by the chief of ultrasound department of Leishenshan hospital, Wuhan, China
When scanning COVID-19 patients, any surgical mask is not enough to protect you. FFP2 or N95 masks are used in China, FFP3 is better, but FFP2 or N95 is usually enough. The link below is of a video about how to handle shoes, clothes, mask, which is made by the chief of ultrasound department of Leishenshan hospital, Wuhan, China. This hospital was built for COVID-19 patients within 10 days - Click to view video >>
EJU Editorial: Safety Aspects of ultrasound in prenatal diagnosis
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