Ultrasound scanning at Ibra Hospital

IBRA: The Accident and Emergency Department at Ibra Hospital has introduced the ultrasound scanning technique for rapid and precise diagnosis of injuries. Ultrasound scanning is useful in the diagnosis of injuries and gives real time pictures of the inner workings of muscles, tendons, ligaments and joints, said Dr Ahmed bin Mohammed al Jabri, senior specialist, emergency medicine, adding that ultrasound scanning will improve medical services provided by the emergency department and boost early and rapid detection of injuries and diseases. The new machines will be run by specialist emergency physicians who have received training on ultrasound technology.