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Point of Care Ultrasound

Nilam J. Soni, Robert Arntfield, Pierre Daniel Kory
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EBook; Book; Online
Published
Philadelphia, PA : Saunders, 2015.
Language
English
ISBN
9780323262583, 0323262589, 9781455775699, 145577569X
Access Restriction
Electronic access is available for UVA students, faculty, staff, and affiliates only. IP address verification required.
Summary
With portable, hand-carried ultrasound devices being more frequently implemented in medicine today, Point-of-Care Ultrasound will be a welcome resource for any physician or health care practitioner looking to further their knowledge and skills in point-of-care ultrasound. This comprehensive, portable handbook offers an easy-access format that combines electronic content and peer-reviewed videos to provide comprehensive, non-specialty-specific guidance on this ever-evolving technology. Access all the facts with focused chapters covering a diverse range of topics, as well as case-based examples that include ultrasound scans and videos.Understand the pearls and pitfalls of point-of-care ultrasound through contributions from experts at more than 30 institutions. View techniques more clearly than ever before. Illustrations and photos include transducer position, cross-sectional anatomy, ultrasound cross sections, and ultrasound images.Watch more than 200 ultrasound videos from real-life patients that demonstrate key findings. Available at Expert Consult, these videos are complemented by anatomical illustrations and text descriptions to maximize learning.
Contents
  • Evolution of Point-of-Care Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound Physics
  • Transducers
  • Orientation
  • Basic Operation of an Ultrasound Machine
  • Imaging Artifacts
  • Overview
  • Lung and Pleural Ultrasound Technique
  • Lung Ultrasound Interpretation
  • Pleural Ultrasound Interpretation
  • Lung and Pleural Procedures
  • Cardiac Ultrasound Technique
  • Left Ventricular Function
  • Right Ventricular Function
  • Valves
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Inferior Vena Cava
  • Gallbladder
  • Kidneys
  • Bladder
  • Abdominal Aorta
  • Peritoneal Free Fluid
  • First-Trimester Pregnancy
  • Testicular Ultrasound
  • Lower Extremity Deep Venous Thrombosis
  • Upper Extremity Deep Venous Thrombosis
  • Central Venous Access
  • Peripheral Venous Access
  • Arterial Access
  • Ocular Ultrasound
  • Thyroid Gland
  • Lymph Nodes
  • Peripheral Nerve Blocks
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Skin and Soft Tissues
  • Joints
  • Dyspnea and Acute Respiratory Failure
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Hypotension and Shock
  • Trauma
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Competence, Credentialing, and Certification
  • Equipment, Image Archiving, and Billing.
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