Ultrasonography by emergency medicine and radiology residents for the diagnosis of small bowel obstruction


Unluer E. E. , Yavasi Ö. , Eroglu O., Yilmaz C., KARBEK AKARCA F.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, vol.17, no.5, pp.260-264, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/mej.0b013e328336c736
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.260-264
  • Keywords: bedside ultrasonography, emergency medicine resident, radiology resident, small bowel obstruction, ULTRASOUND DEMONSTRATION, ACCURACY, CT

Abstract

Objective Our objective was to study the accuracy of emergency medicine [(EM) bedside ultrasonography (BUS)] and radiology residents performed ultrasonography (RUS) in patients with suspected mechanical small bowel obstruction (SBO).