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May 22, 2024 ISUOG news

World Pre-eclampsia Awareness Day: New Podcast Episode!

May is pre-eclampsia awareness month and May the 22nd is world pre-eclampsia awareness day, where we aim to illuminate this condition, thereby improving outcomes and highlighting the need for increased awareness among health professionals, women and families.

May 3, 2024 ISUOG news

International Day of the Midwife 2024

Today, we celebrate International Day of the Midwife, recognizing the invaluable contributions and impact of midwives worldwide in improving women’s health.

May 3, 2024 ISUOG news

Ultrasound and Midwives: Empowering midwives and providing sustainable health care for pregnant women

Prof. Eik-Nes and Assoc.prof Tegnander discuss the crucial role of midwives in supporting pregnant women and their offspring, emphasizing the growing importance of ultrasound in their practice. Focusing on Norway and South Africa, it highlights similarities in midwifery education programs and highlights the benefits of incorporating ultrasound training in South Africa to address rural populations' needs. This inclusion not only benefits communities but also offers environmental advantages.

May 2, 2024 ISUOG news

Explore the Free VISUOG Chapter on Malformations of Cortical Development (MCDs) Throughout May

Malformations of cortical development (MCDs) are neurodevelopmental disorders caused by abnormal development of the cerebral cortex in utero secondary to genetic, infectious or vascular factors. This VISUOG chapter will focus specifically on Group 2 (Barkovich Classification) malformations, which include lissencephaly, cobblestone malformation, and heterotopia. These conditions all result from abnormal neuronal migration.

Apr 22, 2024 ISUOG news

AI's Potential to Improve Fetal Cardiology

One of the latest advancements in ultrasound is the incorporation of artificial intelligence (AI). AI-assisted ultrasound imaging applications and tools are being developed to aid medical practitioners in their decision-making in gynecology and obstetrics. The goal is to address longstanding challenges in diagnosis and treatment, ultimately supporting and improving maternal and fetal health.

Apr 12, 2024 ISUOG news

Wanted: More Volunteers to Help Deliver on Our Mission

Do you wish to contribute to the expansion of the Society’s mission driven by ISUOG Committees and Sub-Committees? Would you like to take on significant responsibilities in support of ISUOG’s activities in dedicated geographic regions or within a specialized area?

Apr 3, 2024 Journal highlights

April 2024 UOG Highlights

The April issue of Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology includes a systematic review on the diagnostic performance of prenatal ultrasound in coarctation of the aorta, a nationwide cohort study on the outcome of multifetal reduction in quadruplet pregnancy, a study validating the IETA-1 model for intracavitary uterine pathology in women without abnormal uterine bleeding and a summary of the findings of a systematic review on cervical cerclage in twin pregnancy.

Apr 3, 2024 ISUOG news

Free Access in April: Explore the VISUOG Chapter on Vasa Previa

VISUOG offers accurate, peer-reviewed, and evidence-based visual chapters covering a range of pregnancy and gynecological conditions. Detailed anatomical visualisations are provided to enhance diagnostic accuracy and understanding of the implications for sonographic screening of vasa previa.

Apr 2, 2024 ISUOG news

China and Tunisia Lead Abstract Submissions for 2024 World Congress

We are thrilled to announce that we have received over 1400 abstracts from 78 countries for our 34th World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. This marks the highest number of abstracts received to date, representing an increase in the total number of abstracts ever and the number of countries participating compared to last year.

Mar 25, 2024 ISUOG news

Podcast Episode Two for Endometriosis Awareness Month

As we reach the end of March, drawing near to the end of Endometriosis Awareness Month, ISUOG is excited to present another Spotify episode on the topic, and introduce expert Dr Pietro Bortoletto.

Mar 20, 2024 ISUOG news

Advancing Healthcare in Kyrgyzstan

The ISUOG Outreach team has just returned from completing Phase I of the Outreach Program in Kyrgyzstan. What began under unique circumstances, launching Trip 1 back in January of 2022 virtually due to COVID restrictions, has resulted in a successful project, marking a significant milestone in the history of ISUOG Outreach and setting new precedents for the future.  Elated by the success of this recent mission, the ISUOG International Trainers who worked with us on the ground share their experiences and reflections on the journey.

Mar 18, 2024 ISUOG news

Advanced Cancer Course Helps Clinicians Leverage Ultrasound Effectively

Cervical cancer is the fourth most common cancer among women globally, with more than 660,000 new cases and nearly 350,000 deaths reported in 2022 alone¹.

Mar 13, 2024 ISUOG news

Confirmed Pre-Congress Courses for ISUOG World Congress 2024

Two pre-Congress courses already confirmed for the ISUOG World Congress 2024

Mar 8, 2024 ISUOG news

Advancing Women's Health: Celebrating International Women's Day 2024

On March 8th, we celebrate International Women's Day by spotlighting ISUOG’s mission to improve women’s health through the advocacy of equitable care.

Mar 6, 2024 ISUOG news

Endometriosis Awareness Month: Free Access to VISUOG's Deep Endometriosis Chapter Throughout March

VISUOG is a comprehensive visual encyclopedia for ultrasound in obstetrics & gynecology. Detailed anatomical visualisations, case studies and expert commentary have collectively contributed to enhancing clinical decision-making and diagnostic accuracy.

Mar 4, 2024 Journal highlights

March 2024 UOG Highlights

The March issue of Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology includes a systematic review evaluating the yield of prenatal exome sequencing in agenesis of the corpus callosum, a study comparing singleton and twin growth charts in the prediction of neonatal morbidity in twin pregnancy, a prospective study updating the M6 risk-prediction model in pregnancy of unknown location and an analysis of a new machine-learning model for predicting first-trimester pre-eclampsia in a Latin American population.

Mar 1, 2024 ISUOG news

ISUOG Spotlights Endometriosis in New Podcast for Endometriosis Awareness Month

March is Endometriosis Awareness Month, and ISUOG is shining a spotlight on this crucial topic, drawing attention to, and enhancing understanding of the diagnosis and care of Endometriosis.

Feb 26, 2024 ISUOG news

AI Webinar for Trainees: Applications of AI in Fetal and Obstetric Ultrasound

The applications of AI in ultrasound holds the promise of numerous benefits.

Feb 19, 2024 ISUOG news

International Prenatal Infection Prevention Month: Shedding Light on Prenatal Infections and Implications for Congenital Health

February marks international prenatal infection prevention month, a worldwide initiative aimed at raising awareness of infections transmitted from mother to child.

Feb 12, 2024 ISUOG news

Winning abstract submission tips for ISUOG 2024!

Don't miss out on the opportunity to participate in the leading Congress on ultrasound in obstetrics & gynecology! The abstract submission deadline for this year's ISUOG World Congress in Budapest is rapidly approaching on Monday 18th March. Here are five important things to keep in mind as you get ready to submit your abstract.

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