Ultraschall Med 2008; 29(1): 28-44
DOI: 10.1055/s-2007-963785
Guidelines

© Georg Thieme Verlag KG Stuttgart · New York

Guidelines and Good Clinical Practice Recommendations for Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound (CEUS) - Update 2008

M. Claudon1 , D. Cosgrove2 , T. Albrecht3 , L. Bolondi4 , M. Bosio5 , F. Calliada6 , J.-M Correas7 , K. Darge8 , C. Dietrich9 , M. D’Onofrio10 , D. H. Evans11 , C. Filice12 , L. Greiner13 , K. Jäger14 , N. de Jong15 , E. Leen16 , R. Lencioni17 , D. Lindsell18 , A. Martegani19 , S. Meairs20 , C. Nolsøe21 , F. Piscaglia22 , P. Ricci23 , G. Seidel24 , B. Skjoldbye25 , L. Solbiati26 , L. Thorelius27 , F. Tranquart28 , H. P. Weskott29 , T. Whittingham30
  • 1Department of Radiology, Nancy, France
  • 2Imaging Sciences Department, Clinical Sciences Centre, Imperial College Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
  • 3Klinik für Radiologie und Nuklearmedizin, Campus Benjamin Franklin Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin; Freie Universität und Humboldt-Universität, Berlin, Germany
  • 4Division of Internal Medicine Policlinico S. Orsola Malpighi, Bologna, Italy
  • 5Paediatric Department, Magenta Hospital and Advanced School of Paediatric, Ultrasonography (S.I.U.M.B.), Magenta, Italy
  • 6Istituto di Radiologia, Pavia, Italy
  • 7Service de Radiologie, Hospital Necker, Paris, France
  • 8Department of Pediatric Radiology, University Hospital, Wuerzburg, Germany
  • 9Caritas-Krankenhaus, Bad Mergentheim, Germany
  • 10Universita di Verona, Istituto di Radiologia, Verona, Italy
  • 11Department of Medical Physics, Leicester, UK
  • 12Division of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, IRCCS S Matteo Hospital Pavia University School of Medicine, Pavia, Italy
  • 13Helios Klinikum Wuppertal, Germany
  • 14Universitätsspital, Basel, Switzerland
  • 15Academisch Ziekenhuis, Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 16Clinical Sciences Centre, Imperial College London, UK
  • 17Division of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Department of Oncology, Transplants and Advanced Tecnologies in Medicine University of Pisa, Italy
  • 18Department of Radiology, John Radcliffe Hospital Oxford, UK
  • 19Servizio di Radiologia, Como. Italy
  • 20Neurologische Klinik, Universitätsklinikum Mannheim, Germany
  • 21Department of Radiology, Køge Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 22Spec. Medicina Interna. Dottore Di Recerca In Ultrasonologia in Medicina, Dirigente Medico I Livello, Bologna, Italy
  • 23Dipartimento Di Science Radiologiche Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Roma, Italy
  • 24Department of Neurology University of Schleswig-Holstein, Lübeck, Germany
  • 25Herlev Hospital, Copenhagen University, Denmark
  • 26Department of Radiology, General Hospital of Busto Arsizio, Italy
  • 27Radiologisk Afdeling Herlev Hospital, Denmark
  • 28Unité Fonctionnelle Ultrasons Directeur CIT, Tour, France
  • 29Krankenhaus Siloah, Med. Klinik II, Hannover, Germany
  • 30Regional Medical Physics Dept, Newcastle General Hospital, UK
Further Information

Publication History

received: 7.12.2007

accepted: 10.12.2007

Publication Date:
12 February 2008 (online)

References

Prof. Michel CLAUDON

Department of Radiology, CHU de Nancy Brabois

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54511 Vandoeuvre les

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Email: [email protected]