|ECR 2018 / C-0751|
|Step by step in the brain US in children with meningitis|
- Cranial sonography plays an important role in the initial evaluation of infants with suspected bacterial meningitis and in monitoring for complications of the disease.
- Its utility is enhanced by the use of alternative scanning approaches and Doppler techniques for identification of ventriculitis, extra-axial fluid collections, and hemodynamic alterations.
- Early diagnosis of the primary disease and its complications is essential for the prevention of neurodevelopmental sequelae.
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ECR 2018 / C-2086
A Guide to the Sonography of the Eye and its Role in Ophthalmological Emergencies.