Alan Thomas, Dr Alice Murray, Dr Vicki Noble and Su Bassi with the SonoSite M-Turbo.
The SonoSite M-Turbo point-of-care ultrasound system has been judged an ideal training tool by Matthew Reed, consultant and honorary senior lecturer in emergency medicine at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.
Dr Reed explained: “It is now a formal requirement for emergency physicians in the UK to be trained in ultrasound. Edinburgh is a large proactive department with a substantial teaching programme, so it was essential to invest in ultrasound equipment for the trust to retain its training status.”
See the full report on page 30 of the September 2010 issue of RAD Magazine.