TECHNOLOGY KEY TO IMPROVING MOTHERS’ LIVES
Ultrasound machines are for diagnostic purposes. With their imaging techniques, they are used to view internal body structures such as muscles, tendons, vessels and joints. They help to determine internal conditions. Examination of pregnant women using ultrasound machines is called obstetric ultrasound. It is widely used. However, in most developing countries, rurual areas lag behind in its adoption. The machines are easy to operate and can make a real difference. In recent years, meaningful innovations have contributed to saving many pregnant women’s lives. The future of the health sector lies in improved healthcare technologies. Therefore, the use of ultrasound in Murang’a is good news because it contributes to better maternal healthcare.