Diagnostic Medical Sonographer—Career Q&A: Professional Advice and Insight What is it like to be a diagnostic medical sonographer? In this Career Q&A video interview, Eileen Mathers talks about her career path, what she does on the job, and the keys to success in her field. She also offers candid advice on breaking into the profession as well as insight into the industry’s biggest challenges and how the field may change in the next ten years.
Understanding Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Technology Ultrasound imaging, which uses high-frequency sound waves to produce pictures of the inside of the body, can be used to diagnose and treat conditions and injuries of the musculoskeletal system: the muscles, tendons, ligaments, joints, and soft tissue throughout the body. This program explores musculoskeletal ultrasound technology, showing viewers how it works and how it is being used as an important diagnostic tool. It also highlights the benefits of musculoskeletal ultrasound images for both patients and physicians—and takes a look into the future of this technology. (27 minutes)