WHY ULTRASOUND?
Ultrasound is a relatively small intervention with a huge impact.  

We teach simple skills with the ultrasound machine physicians can combine with their medical knowledge to confirm diagnoses or rule them out.
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30+

There are more than 30 applications for point-of-care ultrasound

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30%

With the addition of ultrasound in an emergency department in Rwanda, medications were adjusted 30% of the time.

After a Global Sounds instructional course, emergency physicians at Patan Hospital in Nepal were able to diagnose 91% of pneumonias with ultrasound.  Chest X-ray was only able to diagnose 73%.

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42.4%

In the same hospital in Rwanda 42.4% of the time ultrasound was utilized resulted in a change in the patients' dispositions.  This helps maximize a hospital's limited resources to impact the most lives.

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At Georgetwon Public Hospital in 2015, there were 64 ectopic pregnancies that required surgery.