Using Intraoperative Ultrasound as an Aid in Treating Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Sep 25, 2015 3:21:00 PM

Dr. Robert Martin is a professor of surgery at the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Louisville, Kentucky, and the division director of surgical oncology. His background is in surgical oncology, with additional training in hepatopancreatobiliary surgery. Most of his practice today is spent treating patients with upper gastrointestinal cancer. His management of this disease always includes the use of ultrasound.

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Topics: Surgery, Intraoperative Surgery

Intraoperative Ultrasound for Myomectomy Procedures 

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Sep 18, 2015 1:40:00 PM

Dr. David Carnovale is the medical director for fertility specialty care at Community Health Network in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. He is board certified in obstetrics, gynecology, reproductive endocrinology, and infertility, with a specialization in reproductive endocrinology and infertility. One of the procedures he performs regularly is myomectomy, the preferred fibroid treatment for women who are trying to become pregnant.

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Topics: Surgery, Robotic-assisted Surgery

Egg and Embryo Donor Programs for IVF Patients

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Jan 29, 2015 2:54:00 AM

Dr. Ernest Zeringue, Infertility Specialist and founder of the California IVF Fertility Center, offers his opinions on the effect that an IVF patient’s age has on her chances of getting pregnant. He then discusses three different egg and embryo donation options available for his patients

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Topics: Reproductive Medicine

eBook: “A Guide to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound”

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Sep 12, 2014 11:06:00 AM

Our eBook on musculoskeletal ultrasound offers an overview of examination techniques and ultrasonography of normal structures and pathology.
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Topics: Musculoskeletal

Dr. Robert Martin Discusses Why He Uses Ultrasound in His Oncology Practice

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Aug 11, 2014 6:30:00 AM

Dr. Robert Martin, Division Director of Surgical Oncology at the University of Louisville School of Medicine, talks about how he uses intraoperative ultrasound in patients with upper gastrointestinal malignancies.

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Topics: Surgery, Intraoperative Surgery

Ultrasound-Guided Infraclavicular Catheter Placement

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Aug 5, 2014 3:04:00 AM

Dr. Brandon Winchester demonstrates an ultrasound-guided infraclavicular catheter for post-operative pain control after an open reduction internal fixation (ORIF) of a hand fracture. The video is filmed at the Andrews Institute in Florida.
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Topics: Anesthesiology

Ultrasound-Guided TAP Block: Posterior Approach

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Jul 29, 2014 10:06:00 AM

In this "Blockjocks" video from the Andrews Institute, Dr. Brandon Winchester demonstrates an ultrasound guided tap block for an inguinal hernia surgery. Dr. Winchester identifies relevant anatomy on ultrasound, starting at 3:15:

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Topics: Anesthesiology

Ultrasound-Guided Axillary Brachial Plexus Nerve Block

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Jul 28, 2014 9:06:00 AM

In this "Blockjocks" video from the Andrews Institute, Dr. Brandon Winchester demonstrates an ultrasound-guided axillary brachial plexus nerve block for a distal biceps tendon repair and carpal tunnel repair. Video highlights include:
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Topics: Anesthesiology

Use of Ultrasound in Robotic-Assisted Partial Nephrectomies: Three Cases

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Jul 14, 2014 9:00:00 AM
 

Dr. James Porter is the Director of Robotic Surgery at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle. He performs prostate and kidney cancer surgeries using a DaVinci robotic surgical system guided by ultrasound. In this fascinating 30 minute video, Dr. Porter talks through three partial nephrectomy cases to demonstrate how he uses a drop-in ultrasound transducer to localize the tumor and determine the margin and depth of resection.
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Topics: Robotic-assisted Surgery, Surgery

New eBook: Transrectal Ultrasound-Guided Prostate Brachytherapy

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Jun 30, 2014 12:00:00 PM


Our new eBook on “Transrectal Ultrasound-Guided Prostate Brachytherapy” offers an introduction to the setup and techniques associated with prostate brachytherapy.
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Topics: Urology