Chapter 10. Soft Tissue Ultrasound

  1. Adam Brooks1,
  2. Jim Connolly2 and
  3. Otto Chan3
  1. Robert Cooper and
  2. Dominic Barron

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755822.ch10

Ultrasound in Emergency Care

Ultrasound in Emergency Care

How to Cite

Cooper, R. and Barron, D. (2008) Soft Tissue Ultrasound, in Ultrasound in Emergency Care (eds A. Brooks, J. Connolly and O. Chan), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470755822.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Division of Traumatology and Surgical Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, USA

  2. 2

    Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK

  3. 3

    Royal London Hospital, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727917317

Online ISBN: 9780470755822

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Keywords:

  • soft tissue ultrasound;
  • musculoskeletal ultrasound;
  • musculoskeletal machines;
  • ultrasound beam;
  • tendon ruptures

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • General considerations

  • Audit and quality assurance

  • General principles of soft tissue ultrasound imaging

  • Limitations

  • Specific applications

  • Summary

  • Courses