Understand and map the usage of ultrasound devices by Ob/Gyns in India

By Sahaj Ghose and Saurabh Bag For CKS as internship assignment

Understand and map the usage of ultrasound devices by Ob/Gyns in India

Prior to starting of the project, to understand the roll of Gynecologists/Obstetricians and the tools involved an initial study was done on the internet

Research Approach Followed.

Based on the brief provided 3 types of questionnaires were formulated for Gynecologists, Radiologist and Pregnant Women their interviews were also taken

Relationship of various stakeholder associated with antenatal care and the mind set of first time pregnant women was understood through the interviews

were recorded and the various tools used in Ultrasound were photo documented. The
interviews were then filtered according the brief.

The interviews

The results from the interview systematically arranged in excel understanding and clarity.

were analyzed and sheets for better

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Sahaj Ghose and Saurabh Bag

Understand and map the usage of ultrasound devices by Ob/Gyns in India

Use of Sonography by Gynecologist
Detection of Pregnancy

Use of Sonography by radiologist
Scanning of various levels of tissues & blood vessels

Ultrasound testing can be performed on other body part as well

Detection of the first Heartbeat

Identification of Limb formation

Detection of any complications

Gynecologist
Embryonic Fluid development

Radiologist
Detail Diagnostic report on of the baby and mother

1st Trimester
Heart Beat starts and limb formation begins In case of complication Normal

2nd Trimester
Anamoly Scan to detect any complication that might develop during which the mother is referred to the Radiologist

3rd Trimester
This period is a crucial phase for baby’s weight gain. It is also a period where certain obstetric and medical problems can develop.

Radiologist Gynecologist Gynecologist Gynecologist

Radiologist Gynecologist

Radiologist Gynecologist

Radiologist Gynecologist

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Understand and map the usage of ultrasound devices by Ob/Gyns in India

Toshiba is the most preferred brand for Ultrasound machines among the Radiologist because of the quality of service provided and the performance of the machine. GE is mostly preferred by the Gynecologist they make good portable Ultrasound Devices

Toshiba’s Ultrasound device usually operated by Radiologist, which shows detailed view of the Fetus

Ge’s Portable Ultrasound device used mostly by Gynecologists

FAMIO (SSA 530A)
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Understand and map the usage of ultrasound devices by Ob/Gyns in India

Bibliography http://ultrasoundmachineguru.com/ 23/10/2011 3:26 PM http://dir.indiamart.com/impcat/ultrasound-machine.html 23/10/2011 3:30 PM http://www.medicexchange.com/Directory/Ultrasound-Devices-for-Gynaecology.html 23/10/2011 3:33 PM http://www.dremed.com/catalog/index.php/cPath/621_625 23/10/2011 3:40 PM http://www.ob-ultrasound.net/ 23/10/2011 3:46 PM http://cks.in/wp-content/uploads/VaccineDeliveryInnovationReport1.pdf 23/10/2011 3:55 PM http://www.sogc.org/health/pregnancy-ultrasound_e.asp 23/10/2011 4:10 PM

We would like to thank Dr Shubhda Walvekar MBBS (Gynecologist) Dr. Syndhya (Radiologist) Mrs Manish Joshi (Expecting Mother) Jevan Jyot Clinic Dr Bum Nursing Home
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