Portable Ultrasound Devices Use by Non-Radiologists: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines


( Last Updated : March 9, 2016)
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RB0971-000

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  1. What is the clinical evidence regarding the use of portable ultrasound by non-radiologists for the assessment and management of patients with musculoskeletal conditions?

  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of portable ultrasound by non-radiologists?


Key Message

Two non-randomized studies were identified regarding the use of portable ultrasound by non-radiologists for the assessment and management of patients with musculoskeletal conditions.