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Archives for October, 2018

Dr Bell presented Award for Excellence

Dr Bell has won an Award of Excellence from the Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine (ASUM) for his presentation at the annual ASUM Conference in Auckland, titled ‘The accuracy of point of care ultrasound in the diagnosis of painful shoulder disorders’. In presenting him with the award, ASUM noted that ‘...you are top of your field ...

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Posted: October 27, 2018Category: Practice FAQs

Is it safe for Doctors to perform ultrasound?

Until recently, ultrasound examinations were only performed in specialist radiology (XRay) departments, such as in Hospitals. In recent years however, Doctors such as Musculoskeletal Medicine Physicians, Sports Medicine Physicians and Rheumatologists are performing ultrasound examinations as part of a clinical consultation. In New Zealand, there is no requirement for a Doctor to have had any ...

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Posted: October 7, 2018Tags: Category: Medical Topics