Use of Acoustic Radiation Force Impulse Elastography to Diagnose Acute Pancreatitis at Hospital Admission Comparison With Sonography and Computed Tomography


Goya C., Hamidi C., Hattapoglu S., Cetincakmak M. G. , Teke M., Degirmenci M. S. , ...More

JOURNAL OF ULTRASOUND IN MEDICINE, vol.33, no.8, pp.1453-1460, 2014 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.7863/ultra.33.8.1453
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ULTRASOUND IN MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1453-1460

Abstract

Objectives-To compare the diagnostic success rate of acoustic radiation force impulse (ARFI) elastography with those of sonography and computed tomography (CT) for acute pancreatitis at hospital admission.