Ultraschall in Med 2017; 38(04): e48
DOI: 10.1055/a-0641-0076
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EFSUMB Guidelines and Recommendations on the Clinical Use of Liver Ultrasound Elastography, Update 2017 (Long Version)

EFSUMB-Leitlinien und Empfehlungen zur klinischen Anwendung der Leberelastographie, Update 2017 (Langversion)
Christoph F. Dietrich
1  Department of Internal Medicine 2, Caritas Krankenhaus, Bad Mergentheim, Germany
2  Sino-German Research Center of Ultrasound in Medicine, The First Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, China
Jeffrey Bamber
3  Joint Department of Physics and the CRUK Cancer Imaging Centre, The Institute of Cancer Research and The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, 15 Cotswold Road, Sutton, London, SM2 5NG, UK
Annalisa Berzigotti
4  Hepatology, University Clinic for Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Simona Bota
5  Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Nephrology and Endocrinology, Klinikum Klagenfurt, Klagenfurt am Wörthersee, Austria
Vito Cantisani
6  Department of Radiological Sciences, Policlinico Umberto I, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Laurent Castera
7  Department of Hepatology, Hopital Beaujon, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Université Paris VII, INSERM UMR 1149, Clichy, France
David Cosgrove
8  Imaging Departments, Imperial and King’s Colleges, London, UM, UK
Giovanna Ferraioli
9  Infectious Diseases Dept, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
Mireen Friedrich-Rust
10  Department of Internal Medicine 1, J. W.Goethe-University Hospital, Frankfurt, Germany
Odd Helge Gilja
11  National Centre for Ultrasound in Gastroenterology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen and Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Norway
Ruediger Stephan Goertz
12  Department of Internal Medicine 1 – Gastroenterology, Pneumology and Endocrinology, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany
Thomas Karlas
13  Department for Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Rheumatology, University Hospital Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
Robert de Knegt
14  Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Victor de Ledinghen
15  Non-invasive diagnosis of liver fibrosis centre, Haut-Leveque hospital, Bordeaux University Hospital, Pessac, France
Fabio Piscaglia
16  Unit of Internal Medicine, Dpt of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Bologna S. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy
Bogdan Procopet
17  Department of Gastroenterology, 3rd Medical Clinic, University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Iuliu Hatieganu”. Regional Institut of Gastroenterology and Hepatology “O. Fodor”, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Adrian Saftoiu
18  Research Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Craiova, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Craiova, Romania
Paul S. Sidhu
19  King’s College London, Department of Radiology, King’s College Hospital, London
Ioan Sporea
20  Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Victor Babes”, Timisoara, Romania
Maja Thiele
21  Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Odense University Hospital, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
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Publication History

Publication Date:
03 September 2018 (online)

Erratum: 3.9.2018

Christoph F. Dietrich, Jeffrey Bamber, Annalisa Berzigotti et al. EFSUMB Guidelines and Recommendations on the Clinical Use of Liver Ultrasound Elastography, Update 2017 (Long Version). Ultraschall in Med 2017; doi:10.1055/s-0043-103952

This is to clarify that in the published EFSUMB Guidelines and Recommendations on the Clinical Use of Liver Ultrasound Elastography, Update 2017 (Long Version) in Figure 1 (“The types of elastography described in this paper”) the availability of Easaote SpA point shear wave technology (pSWE) was not mentioned. Herewith we present the corrected figure.