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 9, 2024 UOG Videos

UOG videoclip: Clinical and ultrasonographic characteristics of pregnancy-related enhanced myometrial vascularity

New UOG videoclip on the clinical and ultrasonographic characteristics of enhanced myometrial vascularity following first-trimester termination of pregnancy or management of non-viable pregnancy.

May 9, 2024 UOG Videos

UOG videoclip: Serous surface papillary borderline ovarian tumors

New UOG Journal videoclip on the ultrasonographic features of serous surface papillary borderline ovarian tumors.

May 9, 2024 UOG Videos

UOG videoclip: 'Triangle sign': novel and needed supplement to sliding sign for evaluation of obliterated cul-de-sac in patients with retroverted uterus

New UOG Journal videoclip on the 'triangle sign' for the assessment of cul-de-sac obliteration in cases of retroverted uterus.

May 3, 2024 Current UOG issue

May 2024 UOG Highlights

The May issue of Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology includes a randomized controlled trial on the effect of docosahexaenoic acid supplementation on fetal ductal constriction, a systematic review and meta-analysis examining the performance of externally validated risk-prediction models for pre-eclampsia, a cohort study delineating the ultrasound features of benign and malignant mesenchymal uterine tumors and a study comparing the performance of different fetal weight charts and definitions of fetal growth restriction in predicting adverse outcome. 

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?