Essays about: "bukaortaaneurysm"

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  1. 1. Interobserver variability when measuring the abdominal aorta with ultrasound : A comparison using the longitudinal and transverse axes

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för naturvetenskap och biomedicin; Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för naturvetenskap och biomedicin

    Author : Emma Filipsson; Cecilia Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Measurement accuracy; screening; abdominal aortic aneurysm; Vietnam; Mätnoggrannhet; screening; bukaortaaneurysm; Vietnam;

    Abstract : A rupturing abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) has a mortality rate of 50% while an elective repair has a mortality rate of 3-8%. Screening programmes with ultrasound are used in some countries to detect AAA at an early stage. Ultrasound is however very observer bias and dependent on the observer's experience. READ MORE