Skin & Soft Tissue

Required reading:

"Manual of Ultrasound for Resource-Limited Settings". The Partners in Health. First Edition, 2011

Ramirez-Schrempp, D. et al. Ultrasound Soft Tissue Applications in the Pediatric Emergency Department: To drain or not to drain? Pediatr Emer Care 2009;25: 44-48

Sivitz, A. B. Effect of Bedside Ultrasound on Management of Pediatric Soft Tissue Infection. The Journal of Emergency Medicine 2009 (Article in Press). doi:10.1016/j.jemermed.2009.05.013

POCUS Soft Tissue Lecture
- Jason Fischer, The Hospital for Sick Children

Optional Reading

Focused Lung

Required Reading

Lichtenstein, D. A. and Meziere G. A. Relevance of Lung Ultrasound in the Diagnosis of Acute Respiratory Failure. Chest 2008;134;117-125 DOI 10.1378/chest.07-2800

Shah, V. P. et al. Prospective Evaluation of Point-of-Care Ultrasonography for the Diagnosis of Pneumonia in Children and Young Adults. JAMA PEDIATR FEB 2013 VOL 167 (NO. 2)

POCUS Focused Lung Lecture
- Jason Fischer, The Hospital for Sick Children

POCUS Focused Lung - Collection of Images
- Jason Fischer, The Hospital for Sick Children

Optional Reading

Focused Cardiac

Required Reading

Doniger, S. J. Bedside emergency cardiac ultrasound in children. Journal of Emergencies, Trauma, and Shock Jul - Sep 2010 I 3:3 I . DOI: 10.4103/0974-2700.66535

Longjohn, M. and Pershad, J. Point-of-Care Echocardiography by Pediatric Emergency Physicians. POCE BY PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY PHYSICIANS VOL. 12, NO. 1

Emergency Echo Lecture
- Arun Nagdev, Highland General Hospital

Optional Reading

E-FAST

Required Reading

Friedman, L. M., and Tsung, J. W. Extending the Focused Assessment With Sonography for Trauma Examination in Children. Elsevier Inc. 2011  VOL. 12, NO. 1

Patel, N. Y., and Riherd, J. M. Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma: Methods, Accuracy, and Indications. Surg Clin N Am 91 (2011) 195–207 doi:10.1016/j.suc.2010.10.008

POCUS Basic FAST Lecture
- Jason Fischer, The Hospital for Sick Children

POCUS E-FAST - Collection of Images
- Jason Fischer, The Hospital for Sick Children

Optional Reading

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