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Comparison of four handheld point-of-care ultrasound devices by expert users


International consensus conference recommendations on ultrasound education for undergraduate medical students


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Sonographic signs and patterns of COVID-19 pneumonia

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Barriers to learning and using point-of-care ultrasound

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Celebrating 10 Years of The Ultrasound Journal

The Ultrasound Journal is celebrating its 10th anniversary! Since launching in 2009, the journal has undergone many changes - click through to see the milestones reached, and our most cited and accessed articles over the past 10 years.

Aims and scope

The Ultrasound Journal is an international, peer-reviewed journal designed for clinicians using point-of-care ultrasound in any environment or setting. The Ultrasound Journal is the official publication of WINFOCUS (World Interactive Network Focused on Critical UltraSound), the world's leading scientific organization committed to developing point-of-care ultrasound practice, research, education, technology and networking and addressing the global needs of patients, institutions, services and communities living in out-of-hospital and in-hospital critical scenarios. The journal publishes editorials, reviews, original articles, short communications and case reports and is open for publication of supplements and abstracts of scientific meetings. By reaching audiences around the world, it plays a key role in bringing ultrasound to the patient's bedside, where this technique can make the greatest difference. The journal considers manuscripts within the fields of human health and it is open to contributions on the usefulness of ultrasound in animal care.

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If you have no funds to cover the Article Processing Charge (APC) and would like to apply for a waiver of the APC, please contact the Editor-in-Chief.

If your institution participates in our open access membership program, some or all of the publication cost may be covered. For more information, please visit the membership page

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