Reporting Ultrasound Diagnosis and Findings
The ultrasound report forms a part of medical documentation. It is a legal document and should be composed according to standards of best practice and included in patient’s medical records. The purpose of the ultrasound report is communication of the relevant ultrasound findings. The information should be concise and targeting clinical question.
The report should be supplemented with ultrasound images to illustrate the described findings.
KeywordsUltrasound report Reporting ultrasound Image capture Image transfer Picture archiving Medical documentation
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