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: 2014  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 83--84

Ian Donald-pioneer of obstetric ultrasound


Prema D'Cunha 
 Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Father Muller Medical College, Mangalore, Karnataka, India

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Prema D«SQ»Cunha
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Father Muller Medical College, Mangalore, Karnataka
India

The ultrasound has become quite commonplace in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.Its advent is however of fairly recent origin. It was pioneered in the late 1950s but has seen a meteoric rise to become the most important discovery of the twentieth century. It was the vision, eloquence and persistence of one man from Glasgow that saw its birth and widespread use. The man was Professor Ian Donald. This is his story, his dream.


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D'Cunha P. Ian Donald-pioneer of obstetric ultrasound.Muller J Med Sci Res 2014;5:83-84


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D'Cunha P. Ian Donald-pioneer of obstetric ultrasound. Muller J Med Sci Res [serial online] 2014 [cited 2021 Dec 2 ];5:83-84
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