Abdominal aortic aneurysm screening using a hand-held ultrasound device. "A pilot study"

Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2001 Oct;22(4):352-4. doi: 10.1053/ejvs.2001.1471.


This study shows the usefulness of a small, portable hand-held echo ultrasound device for the screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms.

MeSH terms

  • Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal / diagnostic imaging*
  • Echocardiography
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Pilot Projects
  • Point-of-Care Systems*
  • Ultrasonography / instrumentation*