PORTABLE POCUS REVIEWS —

It’s hard to know what machine to pick, and hard to find good reviews, especially reviews of the machines in daily clinical use. Luckily a bunch of ultrasound nerds, the #ultrascoundrels, have taken it upon themselves to remedy this. Currently, … Continue reading → via PORTABLE POCUS REVIEWS —


When DVT ultrasound fails

Think DVT=ultrasound? @EMNSpeedofSound thinks you should add D-dimer and other tests to that equation #FOAMus https://t.co/UrAbgg3XBP pic.twitter.com/NCmcHWPH1l — EmergncyMedicineNews (@EMNews) February 17, 2017


Clarius Wireless Ultrasound available!

#Clarius has received FDA 510(k), and is available online now! For more details, read the full story on Medgadget: https://t.co/GwYPL91VH9 — Clarius (@clariusmhealth) December 14, 2016 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js #Clarius scanners are fully submersible in water for up to 30 min. Here's a video demonstration: https://t.co/h4D55oM7ax — Clarius (@clariusmhealth) December 8, 2016 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js App-based Ultrasound @PhilipsLumify @healcerion… Continue Reading


Interview with the author: Greg Bell on his recent AfJEM publication on POCUS training in Kenya — #badEM

Series: “Interview with the Author…” The badEM crew interviewed Greg Bell regarding his newly released article in AfJEM Volume 6 Issue 3 entitled: “A pilot training program for point-of-care ultrasound in Kenya” by Greg Bell, Benjamin Wachira, Gerene Denning Link to open access article: Click here Corresponding author email: gerene-denning@uiowa.edu Authors’ twitter handles @GreggerEE &… Continue Reading


ONSD NORMAL VALUES

Optic Nerve Sheath Diameter (ONSD) on ultrasound has been used to identify patients with high intracranial pressure. ONSD threshold measurements for high ICP range from 5 to 6mm. Unfortunately there´s not really been any reference values. A study in Journal of … http://www.scancrit.com/2016/03/27/onsd-normal-values/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=onsd-normal-values