January 25, 2014

New Ultrasound Could Mean End Of Stethoscope

The end is nigh for the iconic doctor's accessory, the stethoscope, as new technology renders it obsolete.

The days of the doctor's stethoscope could be coming to an end thanks to modern unltrasound devices.

The latest point-of-care devices are becoming increasingly more accurate and portable.

They scan for trauma, can reduce complications, assist in emergency procedures and improve diagnostic accuracy.