Contrast-enhanced ultrasound: ready for prime time in paediatric imaging?

Author(s): Dr Vasileios Rafailidis, Dr Annamaria Deganello, Dr Maria Sellars, Professor Paul Sidhu

Hospital: King's College Hospital

Reference: RAD Magazine, 45, 534, 21-22

Excerpt: 

Ultrasound represents the first imaging step in the assessment of the paediatric patient. Ultrasound is well-tolerated by children, safe, with no contraindication, but above all involving no ionising radiation. With a suitable body habitus, ultrasound is well-suited in children to examine virtually any part of the body, with better imaging quality than in the adult, […]

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