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Gall Bladder Assessment

This infographic walks through how to perform a gall bladder assessment using point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS). Click on the image to see the full infographic.

Role of POCUS in Acute Appendicitis

Victor V Rao MBBS, DMRD, RDMS (APCA) In this blog, we will briefly discuss the role and limitations of Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) in diagnosing acute appendicitis (AA). We...

Epigastric Pain and Weight Loss

A 55-year-old male presented with a history of pain in the epigastric region and weight loss. The following image was obtained while scanning the pancreas. The patient also...

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by | Nov 29, 2022 | POCUS Education | 0 Comments

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by | Nov 22, 2022 | MSK,POCUS Education | 0 Comments

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by | Nov 16, 2022 | Lung,POCUS Education | 0 Comments

Victor V Rao MBBS, DMRD, RDMS (APCA)   Lung ultrasound has gained popularity in recent years. The COVID-19 pandemic showed the power of Point-of-Care Ultrasound...

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by | Nov 4, 2022 | Family Medicine,POCUS Education,Primary Care Medicine | 0 Comments

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by | Oct 28, 2022 | Family Medicine,POCUS Education,Primary Care Medicine | 0 Comments

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by | Oct 21, 2022 | POCUS Education,Sports Medicine | 0 Comments

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by | Oct 18, 2022 | POCUS Education | 0 Comments

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