PURE: Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Resource-limited Environments

Henwood - PURE: Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Resource-limited Environments

The World Health Organization notes that 80-90% of all diagnostic problems could potentially be solved by basic radiograph (x-ray) and ultrasound (US) examinations; however, the problem is that two-thirds of the world’s population currently has no access to imaging technologies (1). From refugee camps in Greece, to rural clinics in Australia, to Everest Base Camp, point-of-care ultrasound is one of […]

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