WHAT IS SONOLOGY?
Sonology is a neologism used to define the study of sound in a variety of disciplines. In medicine, the term is used to describe the practice of medical ultrasonography. According to some academics, Sonology may represent a more advanced application of clinical sonography, primarily due to the requirement for the use of critical application of both cognitive and radiographic skills in making the diagnostic determination at the time of beside claim of focused ultra sound.
WHO ARE SONOLOGIST?
A Sonologist is a specialist who possesses any one of the medical qualifications recognized under the Indian medical council Act, 1956 or poses a post graduate qualification in ultrasonography or imaging techniques or radiology.
BENEFITS OF SONOLOGY
Sonology is essential in treating many of the internal organs including heart and blood vessels, liver, gall bladder, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder, uterus, ovaries, eyes, thyroid and parathyroid glands, scrotum, brain in infants, hips in infants, and spine in infants.
SOME THING MORE ABOUT GENERAL ULTRASOUND
Sonology uses sound waves to yield pictures of the inside of the body. This treatment is utilized to help diagnose the causes of pain, swelling and infection in the body’s internal organs and also to scrutinize a baby in pregnant women and the brain and hips in infants. this treatment is also used to help guide biopsies, diagnose, heart conditions and assess damage after a heart attack