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Online Lecture

It's All About Safety

The aim of this session is to provide a detailed discussion of all matters pertaining to safety not only for the fetus but also for the sonologist performing the scan. There shall be an in-depth review of ergonomics, how to scan the obese patient, and the importance of applying the ALARA (as low as reasonably achievable) principle while ensuring that the sonographic equipment maintains safe thermal indices.