Navigation Links
AIUM and AUA guideline development leads to practice accreditation for urologic ultrasound
Date:6/22/2012

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) and American Urological Association (AUA) are proud to announce the collaborative development of practice and training guidelines in the practice of urologic ultrasound which has led to the availability of practice accreditation through the AIUM.

The Practice Guideline for the Performance of an Ultrasound Examination in the Practice of Urology has been developed to assist practitioners performing an ultrasound examination in the practice of urology and provides direction in the areas of kidney, bladder, prostate, scrotal and penile ultrasound. The guideline also addresses key issues relating to documentation, quality control and improvement, safety, infection control and patient education. Another key resource is the recently developed Training Guidelines for the Performance of Ultrasound Examinations in the Practice of Urology. These guidelines both served as a roadmap for the development of practice accreditation for urologic ultrasound through the AIUM.

AIUM Ultrasound Practice Accreditation is a voluntary peer-review process that measures practices against nationally accepted protocols in training, practice, and safety. Practices that achieve accreditation show that they meet or exceed these standards. It is anticipated that practices accredited in urologic ultrasound will be more likely to receive payment for related ultrasound procedures. Applications for urologic ultrasound practice accreditation are accepted online at www.aium.org.


'/>"/>
Contact: Jennifer Costello
jcostello@aium.org
301-498-4100
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. New hospital guidelines to help mothers at risk of postpartum depression
2. IU gastroenterologist develops practice guidelines for most prevalent liver disease
3. Task force recommends new lung cancer screening guidelines
4. Guidelines Issued for When Docs Should Order Vascular Testing
5. Penn and Cornell researchers spearhead the development of new guidelines for veterinary CPR
6. Mayo Clinic, youth mental health experts, publish new guidelines to treat childhood aggression
7. The REMARK checklist explained: How to use guidelines on reporting tumor marker prognostic studies
8. New prostate cancer screening guidelines face a tough sell, study suggests
9. British experts update addiction treatment guidelines
10. U.S. Task Force Issues Blood Pressure Guidelines
11. New Guidelines Issued for Severe Lupus
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/28/2015)... The Classic Denture Center , ... special. Throughout all of March patients can receive ... service can help overall mouth health and ... may notice certain symptoms that suggest the denture teeth ... include: , 1.    Pain, clicking, and popping in the joints, ...
(Date:2/28/2015)... 28, 2015 A study out of ... gene therapy procedure for the treatment of a hereditary ... Authored by Dr. Robert MacLaren, professor of ... the Lancet Medical Journal on January 16, 2014 , ... rare genetic disorder that mostly affects men and leads ...
(Date:2/28/2015)... Beach, CA (PRWEB) February 28, 2015 ... needs of Central Coast area residents, recently announced a ... System. It’s a treatment option for new and ... kick off 2015 with a bright, white smile, Dr. ... discounted price of $299, marked down from the regular ...
(Date:2/28/2015)... New York, NY (PRWEB) February 28, 2015 ... DIY Phishing Kits Make It Easy For Scammers To Steal ... about anyone can get their hands on a DIY phishing ... But it also touched on another important point about ... ways these kits are often implemented, “like compromising legitimate content ...
(Date:2/28/2015)... 28, 2015 “ Powermod ” was featured ... takes a look at the latest and coolest technology products ... for NewsWatch and a technology expert, conducted the review and ... charging solutions. , Getting stuck with a low battery and ... problem that people face on a daily basis. Even when ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Classic Denture Center in Portland Oregon is Offering March Discount 2Health News:New Gene Therapy Procedure Could Hold Key to Preventing Blindness for Certain Patients 2Health News:Pismo Beach Dentist Announces Special for Zoom! Teeth Whitening 2Health News:DIY Phishing and Malware Kits Make it Easy to Compromise Businesses in More Ways than One 2Health News:DIY Phishing and Malware Kits Make it Easy to Compromise Businesses in More Ways than One 3Health News:DIY Phishing and Malware Kits Make it Easy to Compromise Businesses in More Ways than One 4Health News:Solutions to Keep Phones Charged were Featured on NewsWatch Television on January 29, 2015 2
... million people around the world every year, and chlororquine, ... becoming ineffective, reports NDTV., ,A national survey indicates ... of plasmodium falsiparum, which causes a severe form of ... ,Thus, the government has decided to replace the ...
... Superior Court jury in Seattle, Dr. Charles Momah, an obstetrician ... of rape and two counts of indecent liberties against four ... could face 16 years in prison if convicted on all ... not guilty last year to two counts of rape and ...
... considered as an important breakthrough in our still limited ... new gene linked to major mental illness // ... to increase the risk of schizophrenia and depression. ... together with scientists from the pharmaceutical company Merck, Sharp ...
... a golden statement that has withstood the test of time. ... survey revealing that nearly one-third of all cancers // can ... of. The study was part of an overall Initiative for ... the march, accounting for nearly 21 % of all cancers. ...
... conducted by the scientists at the University of Wisconsin ... // into mapping software and reached their conclusions. The ... the climate change are the poor countries, who are ... study's lead author, Jonathan Patz, a professor at the ...
... bird flu cases in China and Indonesia, the World Health ... been stricken with the H5N1 // avian influenza virus that ... 150 million birds. ,More than half the people ... ,WHO affirms the announcement from Beijing officials November 16 that ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:A Step Towards Unraveling The Schizophrenia And Depression Mystery 2Health News:One Third Of All Cancers Preventable! 2
(Date:2/27/2015)... , Feb. 27, 2015  Two ... increasing in applications as their effectiveness is ... Kalorama Information.  Kalorama Information says that while ... the most powerful tool in proteomic biomarker ... MS) through its traditional techniques has struggled ...
(Date:2/26/2015)... 2015  Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... the t:slim® and t:flex™ Insulin Pumps, today announced the ... of its common stock at a price to the ... Tandem from this offering are expected to be $56.3 ... estimated offering expenses payable by Tandem. All of the ...
(Date:2/26/2015)...  IRIDEX Corporation (NASDAQ: IRIX ) today announced ... 2014 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, ... Company will host a conference call with the investment community ... March 5, 2015 to discuss the results of the ... access the live conference call via telephone by dialing (877) ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Report: "Softer" Mass Spec Techniques Gaining Popularity in Biomarker Discovery 2Report: "Softer" Mass Spec Techniques Gaining Popularity in Biomarker Discovery 3Tandem Diabetes Care Announces Pricing of Underwritten Public Offering of Common Stock 2Tandem Diabetes Care Announces Pricing of Underwritten Public Offering of Common Stock 3IRIDEX Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Conference Call and Release Date 2
... NEW YORK, Feb. 23, 2011 Reportlinker.com announces that ... catalogue: Global Genetic Testing Industry ... This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Genetic Testing ... by the following segments: Prenatal and Newborn Genetic Testing, ...
... YORK, Feb. 23, 2011 Reportlinker.com announces that ... its catalogue: Global Medical ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p098273/Global-Medical-Imaging-Equipment-Services-Industry.html This report analyzes ... in US$ Million by the following Product segments: ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Reportlinker Adds Global Genetic Testing Industry 2Reportlinker Adds Global Medical Imaging Equipment Services Industry 2
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
Medicine Products: