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Dear Friends,
The "Journal of Medical Ultrasound (JMU)" takes part in the fight against coronavirus disease
We cordially welcome any forms of manuscripts (e.g., letter to the editor, case reports, case series, research article, technical notes, review articles, etc) submitted to JMU, discussing about ultrasound in the diagnosis and treatment of the novel disease. Any kind of experience will contribute significantly to the fight against COVID-19! The report will be published on-line first and then on hard copy in the shortest time!
Please stay safe in the COVID-19 Pandemic Scenario!
All the best wishes
San-Kan Lee, MD
Chih-Ping Chen, MD
Yi-Hong Chou, MD
Editor in Chief,
Journal of Medical Ultrasound

Current Issue

April-June 2020| Vol 28| Issue 2


The AFSUMB consensus statements and recommendations for the clinical practice of contrast-enhanced ultrasound using sonazoid

The first edition of the guidelines for the use of ultrasound contrast agents was published in 2004, dealing with liver applications. The second edition of the guidelines in 2008 reflected changes ...

Educational Forum

Applications of diagnostic ultrasonography for cancer survivor care

For more than a decade, malignant tumors (or cancers) have continued to rank first among the top ten causes of death among Taiwanese people. Statistics over the years have shown that the number of c...

Original Article

Is combined ultrasound with radiography sufficient for the diagnosis of obstructive ureteric stone in patients with acute flank pain?

Context: Ultrasound (US) is excellent for detection of hydronephrosis but has poor sensitivity for stone detection. In contrast, radiography of the kidney–ureter–bladder has bette...

Original Article

Utility of ultrasound elastography to differentiate benign from malignant cervical lymph nodes

Background: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the usefulness of strain elastography and acoustic radiation force impulse (ARFI) imaging in the differentiation of benign and malignant ...

Original Article

Ultrasound-guided physiological saline injection for patients with myofascial pain

Background: Based on the histological confirmation of the presence of nerve structure in the fascia, hence, myofascial pain was treated by the mechanism referred to as interfascial block. To ...

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Journal of Medical Ultrasound, a publication of Chinese Taipei Society of Ultrasound in Medicine Asian Federation of Societies for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, is a peer-reviewed print + online Quarterly journal.

Features of Manuscript Management System

  • Online submission
  • Wider visibility through open access
  • Higher impact
  • Prompt review

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The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
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DOAJ, EMBASE/ Excerpta Medica, Emerging Sources Citation Index, PubMed Central, SCOPUS