Great book for novice learners and those that need some refreshing!
Check out this great site for interesting cases, ultrasound education and weekly pearls:
A recent post on the expanding utility of POCUS in the hospital. Nice to have support from cardiology colleagues (in this case the president of their ECHO society), as often we experience push back.
“There is no denying that if I were to suffer a sudden hemodynamic collapse and would wind up in an emergency department, I would want it to be one in which the emergency physicians were fully trained in POCUS (point of care ultrasound) and knew how to apply it to patient care.”
Two sessions this week:
Tuesday 22nd at 3pm – meet in yellow with Joyce
Thursday 24th at 2pm – meet in Trauma bay with Tozer
We plan to go live with the new order system this Wednesday Feb 10th at 5pm.
See this page for instructions on how to order and complete the studies:
New Ultrasound Order System
Friday 330pm, bring your questions
Anyone who wants to join us for US rounds this week, we will be rounding:
Tuesday Jan 26th at 3pm
Thursday Jan 28th 12pm
Email us if interested.
– Jordan and Michael
Thursday Jan 21st 10am
Join us in ED by the US machines
Next US rounds will be held at Tues. Nov 3rd at 3:30pm, meeting in yellow ED. RUQ scans will be the focus, but bring with you any questions or type of scans you want to practice.
Review this clip for tips on finding the CBD: