“Journal of Ultrasonography” (J Ultrason) is the official organ of the Polish Ultrasound Society. Mission of the journal is promotion of ultrasonography among medical professionals representing various specialties and presentation of current state-of-the-art and results of original studies using ultrasonographic imaging. The journal publishes: original papers, review papers, case reports, ultrasonographic quiz, video presentations as well as experts’ opinions (concerning new criteria, new probes, new examination techniques), diagnostic pitfalls in ultrasound medicine (discussing diagnostic failures), and guest editorials (concerning particular paper).

  • The journal does not have article processing charges and article submission charges.
  • In 2015, the journal has published 31 research and review articles.

Number of issues: 4 issues per year (quarterly)
ISSN: 2084-8404
eISSN: 2451-070X
Language: Polish, English
Circulation: 1400 copies


Dear Readers,

We are pleased to announce the laureates of the 5th edition of the competition for the best publication in “Journal of Ultrasonography” – in 2016 (issues no. 64–67) in two age categories: below and above 35 years of age. The prizes are funded by the Polish Ultrasound Society.
The laureates were selected by Jury composed of the representatives of the Polish Ultrasound Society and “Journal of Ultrasonography”.
We wish to congratulate the winners and simultaneously, invite the Readers to submit their publications to “Journal of Ultrasonography,” and at the same time, to this year’s edition of the competition.
The rules and regulations of the competition are available on: www.jultrason.pl and www.usgptu.waw.pl.

Editorial Staff

The best paper published in 2016 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category
below 35 years of age:


Usefulness of ultrasound examination in the evaluation of a neonate’s body fluid status
Journal of Ultrasonography 2016; 16 (65): 125–134.

The best paper published in 2016 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category
above 35 years of age

Inability of shear-wave elastography to distinguish malignant from benign prostate tissue – a comparison of biopsy, whole-mount sectioning and shear-wave elastography
Journal of Ultrasonography 2016; 16 (67): 348–358.