Recognizing the increasing importance of ultrasonography in the evaluation and management of patients across a range of medical disciplines, this guide provides illustrative instruction on the performance and interpretation of ultrasound examinations in emergency, critical care, hospital, and outpatient settings.
"…a useful reference for the non-radiologist with no formal training in the principles of ultrasound imaging."
ABC's of Ultrasound Imaging. Ultrasound Guidance for Central Venous Catheterization. Ultrasound-Guided Thoracentesis. Ultrasound-Guided Percuatenous Drainage. Ultrasound-Guided Transthoracic Needle Biopsy. The Use of Ultrasound in Trauma. Emergent Pelvic Ultrasound. Basic Cardiac Echo. Documentation. Ultrasound Future Directions. Ultrasound Competency