Organisations and Professional Societies

AIU - The Australian Institute of Ultrasound
- American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
AOMRC - Academy of Medical Royal Colleges
ASUM - Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine
BMUS - British Medical Ultrasound Society
BSGE - British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy
EFSUMB - European Federation of Societies for Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology
ESGE - European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy
IRCAD - Research Institute against Digestive Cancer
ISUOG - International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology
RCOG - The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
RCR - The Royal College of Radiologists
RSM - The Royal Society of Medicine
SCoR - The Society and College of Radiographers
WFUMB - World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology

Medical Literature Search Engines

PubMed - Citations from Medline, life science journals and on line books with additional links to full text content from PubMed Central and publisher websites
PMC - PubMed Central is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journals at the US National Institute of Health's National Library of Medicine

Publications, Journals and Portals

Biomedical Engineering online - Open Access, peer-reviewed online journal
Diagnostic Imaging - Diagnostic Imaging, CMP Health Care Group, USA
European Radiology - Journal of the European Congress of Radiology, Springer
GLOWM - Global Library of Women's Imaging
Journal of Clinical Ultrasound - Wiley
Journal of Digital Imaging - Springer
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America
Journal of Medical Ultrasound - AFSUMB - CTSUM, Elsevier
Journal of Medical Ultrasonics - Japan Society of Ultrasonics in Medicine. Springer
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine - AIUM
Medical Imaging Analysis - Elsevier - site with various medical information - Image library for obstetrics & gynecology
Online Journal of Cardiac Ultrasound
Radiology - Radiological Society of North America, Oak Brook, USA
RadioGraphics - Radiological Society of North America, Oak Brook, USA
SonoWorld - Portal from MedimageWorld, Philadelphia
Ultrasonics  - Elsevier
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology - Elsevier
WHO - WHO Health & Biomedical Information, Switzerland

Safety and Bioeffects reports

ASUM - Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine
EFSUMB - European Federation of Societies for Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology
WFUMB - World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology

Case of the month

Ectopic pregnancy

Learning outcomes; On completing this case study, reading associated articles and answering related questions, you will;

  • Expand your knowledge on the spectrum of symptoms and signs of ectopic pregnancy ...

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Interested in a Professional Diploma in Practical Ultrasound?

Distance learning course. CPD Accredited
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Joint ESHRE campus: Ultrasound in assisted reproduction technologies (ART) and early pregnancy

This course will provide an overview of the clinical applications of ultrasound in infertility management
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BSGI Events

BSGE and BSGI joint meeting on Endometriosis

10th November 2017
This meeting will be an excellent opportunity to present and discuss all the latest developments related to the diagnosis, staging and management of endometriosis. This meeting is supported by Endometriosis UK.

AGM at the 10th Annual Scientific Meeting

5th May 2017
The next AGM will be held on Friday 5 May at the Nicolson Building, University of Birmingham. Send your agenda items to