Staff Physicians, Residents, and Medical Students who use or plan to use point of care ultrasound in clinical practice.
By attending this activity, participants will be able to:
Describe the utility and application of bedside point of care ultrasound
Demonstrate the skills of image acquisition in basic bedside ultrasound for lung and pleura, echocardiography, vascular access, abdominal free fluid, aorta and deep venous thrombosis, through hands-on instruction and practice
Diagnose conditions commonly identified at the bedside using point of care ultrasound, through clinical case review
Obtain real-time ultrasound-guided vascular access for central vessels (internal jugular vein, subclavian vein and femoral veins), peripheral veins, radial artery and femoral artery