Merilyn’s Grand Rounds

Thank you for attending my Grand Rounds on POCUS!

Resources for All Learners:
5Min Sono – how-to videos
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
Bulldog Sonobites– an app created by our own Yale EM department
Cardiovascular POCUS for Beginners from the ASE  – a great resource from echo experts
Curbsiders: Episode 108- POCUS for the Internist
Emergency Ultrasound Teaching– geared to EM docs, includes great lectures and many images
POCUS Atlas – my go-to – a fantastic repository of images
Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education
Stanford’s SonoDoc Game – interactive way to learn about POCUS
UCSD Ultrasound – a site geared for EM residents, includes reviews of evidence, indications for exams
Introduction to Bedside Ultrasound – Volume I and Volume II – Free iBooks with reviews of the basics

Resources for Faculty:
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine POCUS Course Info
Society of Hospital Medicine POCUS Course Info
VA POCUS course (scroll down to POCUS on the site)

Links to Articles Referenced/Interesting Articles:
Competency in Cardiovascular Exam Skills in Medical Students, Residents and Faculty
Comparative Diagnostic Performances of Auscultation, CXR and Lung US in ARDS
Comparison of Effectiveness of Hand-Carried Ultrasound to Bedside Cardiovascular Physical Exam
Diagnostic Accuracy of Lung POCUS and CXR in Adults with Symptoms Suggestive of CHF
Diagnostic Performance of Lung US in the Diagnosis of PNA
POCUS Cardiac US in the Physical Examination: Better at the Bedside
RCT of Immediate vs. Goal-directed US to Identify the Cause of Non-Traumatic Hypotension in ED Patients
Sound around the World
The Use of Portable Ultrasound Devices in Low and Middle Income Countries