POCUS Tip/Infographic of the Month
The Point-of-Care Ultrasound Certification Academy™ offers these tips and infographics to help provide an overview of key fundamentals in the proper use of point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS).
POCUS Lung Ultrasound
Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) using artifacts to aid diagnosis when performing a ultrasound on the lungs. Note the differences between the A-lines and B-lines scans.Look closer
POCUS for Appendicitis
Note the differences in the scans showing longitudinal and transervse views and the appendicolith casting an acoustic shadow.Look Closer
Transverse Aortic Measurements
What to look for in aortic transverse, aorta longitudinal and abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) measurements.Look CLoser
Do you know how to determine the fluid status with an examination of the inferior vena cava (IVC)?Look Closer
Abdominal Blunt Trauma
How do you find fluid in the abdomen quickly and evaluate for pneumothorax (PTX)?Look Closer
How can point-of-care ultrasound help with rapid ultrasound for shock and hypertension?Look Closer
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