1. Airway

Chou EH, et al. Ultrasonography for confirmation of endotracheal tube placement: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Resuscitation (2015) 
doi.org/10.1016/j.resuscitation.2015.02.013

Tessaro, M. O., et al. Tracheal rapid ultrasound saline test (T.R.U.S.T.) for confirming correct endotracheal tube depth in children. Resuscitation (2014) 
doi.org/10.1016/j.resuscitation.2014.08.033

Ramsingh, D., et al. Auscultation versus Point-of-care Ultrasound to Determine Endotracheal versus Bronchial Intubation: A Diagnostic Accuracy Study. Anesthesiology 2016; 124:00-00

2. Breathing

Raja, A. S. and Jacobus, C. H. How Accurate Is Ultrasonography for Excluding Pneumothorax? Annals of Emergency Medicine 2012

Volpicelli, G. Lung Sonography. J Ultrasound Med 2013; 32:165–171

Wilkerson, R. G. and Stone, M. B. Sensitivity of Bedside Ultrasound and Supine Anteroposterior Chest Radiographs for the Identification of Pneumothorax After Blunt Trauma. ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE 2010; 17:11–17. doi: 10.1111/j.1553-2712.2009.00628.x

Nazerian P., et al, Accuracy of lung ultrasound for the diagnosis of consolidations when compared to chest computed tomography. Am J Emerg Med (2015), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2015.01.035

Lichtenstein, D. A., BLUE-Protocol and FALLS-Protocol: Two Applications of Lung Ultrasound in the Critically Ill. 147 #6 CHEST June 2015

Pereda, M. A., et al, Lung Ultrasound for the Diagnosis of Pneumonia in Children: A Meta-analysis. PEDIATRICS Volume 135, number 4, April 2015

Jones, B. P., et al, Feasibility and Safety of Substituting Lung Ultrasonography for Chest Radiography When Diagnosing Pneumonia in Children: A Randomized Controlled Trial. CHEST 2016; 150(1):131-13.

Cortellaro, F., et al, Lung ultrasound for monitoring cardiogenic pulmonary edema. Intern Emerg Med. DOI 10.1007/s11739-016-1510-y

Raimondi, F., et al, Lung Ultrasound for Diagnosing Pneumothorax in the Critically Ill Neonate. JPeds 175: 74-78. August 2016

3. Circulation

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

Longjohn, M., Wan, J., and Pershad, J. Point-of-Care Echocardiography by Pediatric Emergency Physicians. Pediatric Emergency Care August 2011. Volume 27, Number 8

Levine, A. C. et al. Ultrasound Assessment of Severe Dehydration in Children With Diarrhea and Vomiting. ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE 2010; 17:1035–1041. doi: 10.1111/j.1553-2712.2010.00830.x

Gaspari R, et al. Emergency department point-of-care ultrasound in out-of-hospital and in-ED cardiac arrest. Resuscitation (2016), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.resuscitation.2016.09.018

Modi P, Glavis-Bloom J, Nasrin S, Guy A, Chowa EP, Dvor N, et al. (2016) Accuracy of Inferior Vena Cava Ultrasound for Predicting Dehydration in Children with Acute Diarrhea in Resource-Limited Settings. PLoS ONE 11(1): e0146859. doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0146859

Kimura et al, Cardiac Limited Ultrasound Examination. J Ultrasound Med 2015; 34:1683–1690

4. Ocular

Teismann, N. et al, Point-of-care Ocular Ultrasound to Detect Optic Disc Swelling. ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE 2013; 20:920–925

Sharma, S. Vitreoretinal Disorders. Ultrasound Clin 3 (2008) 217–228 doi:10.1016/j.cult.2008.04.003

Leo, M. and Carmody, K. Sonography Assessment of Acute Ocular Pathology. Ultrasound Clin 6 (2011) 227–234 doi:10.1016/j.cult.2011.03.002

Steinburn, M. et a. High resolution transbulbar sonography in children with suspicion of increased intracranial pressure. Childs Nerv Syst DOI 10.1007/s00381-015-3001-2

1. Knobology & Soft Tissue

Adams, C. M. et al., Point-of-Care Ultrasonography for the Diagnosis of Pediatric Soft Tissue Infection. JPeds 2016 169: 122-127 

Iverson, K. et al. The effect of bedside ultrasound on diagnosis and management of soft tissue infections in a pediatric ED. American Journal of Emergency Medicine (2012) 30, 1347–1351. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2011.09.020

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

Ultrasound Physics & Knobology
- A (hopefully) less painful take on Physics and Knobology for the point-of-care ultrasound clinician. Enjoy!

2. Focused Lung

Raja, A. S. and Jacobus, C. H. How Accurate Is Ultrasonography for Excluding Pneumothorax? Annals of Emergency Medicine 2012

Volpicelli, G. Lung Sonography. J Ultrasound Med 2013; 32:165–171

Wilkerson, R. G. and Stone, M. B. Sensitivity of Bedside Ultrasound and Supine Anteroposterior Chest Radiographs for the Identification of Pneumothorax After Blunt Trauma. ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE 2010; 17:11–17. doi: 10.1111/j.1553-2712.2009.00628.x

Jones, B. P., et al, Feasibility and Safety of Substituting Lung Ultrasonography for Chest Radiography When Diagnosing Pneumonia in Children: A Randomized Controlled Trial. CHEST 2016; 150(1):131-13.

Pereda, M. A., et al, Lung Ultrasound for the Diagnosis of Pneumonia in Children: A Meta-analysis. PEDIATRICS Volume 135, number 4, April 2015

Nazerian P., et al, Accuracy of lung ultrasound for the diagnosis of consolidations when compared to chest computed tomography. Am J Emerg Med (2015), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2015.01.035

3. Focused Cardiac

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

Longjohn, M., Wan, J., and Pershad, J. Point-of-Care Echocardiography by Pediatric Emergency Physicians. Pediatric Emergency Care August 2011. Volume 27, Number 8

4. eFAST

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

Raja, A. S. and Jacobus, C. H. How Accurate Is Ultrasonography for Excluding Pneumothorax? Annals of Emergency Medicine 2012

Nicholas J. Governatori et al Ultrasound in the evaluation of penetrating thoraco-abdominal trauma: a review of the literature. Med Ultrason 2015, Vol. 17, no. 4, 528-534 DOI: 10.11152/mu.2013.2066.174.evp

Menaker et al. Use of the focused assessment with sonography for trauma (FAST) examination and its impact on abdominal computed tomography use in hemodynamically stable children with blunt torso trauma. J Trauma Acute Care Surg Volume 77, Number 3

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

2. Soft Tissue

ARCHIVED -- THIS IS FROM OUR 2015 WORKSHOP

Iverson, K. et al. The effect of bedside ultrasound on diagnosis and management of soft tissue infections in a pediatric ED. American Journal of Emergency Medicine (2012) 30, 1347–1351. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2011.09.020

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

3. Skull

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Rabiner, J. E. et al. Accuracy of Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Diagnosis of Skull Fractures in Children. Pediatrics; originally published online May 20, 2013, Volume 131, Number 6; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2012-3921

Ramirez-Schrempp, D. et al. Bedside Ultrasound in the Diagnosis of Skull Fractures in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Pediatr Emer Care 2011;27: 312-314

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

3. PNA

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Pereda, M. A. et al. Lung Ultrasound for the Diagnosis of Pneumonia in Children: A Meta-analysis. PEDIATRICS 2015 (ISSN Numbers: Print, 0031-4005; Online, 1098-4275). DOI: 10.1542/peds.2014-2833

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)

6. Abdomen

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Lam, S. H. F., Wise, A., and Yenter, C. Emergency bedside ultrasound for the diagnosis of pediatric intussusception: a retrospective review. World J Emerg Med 2014;5(4):255–258DOI: 10.5847/wjem.j.issn.1920–8642.2014.04.002

Riera, A., et al. Diagnosis of Intussusception by Physician Novice Sonographers inthe Emergency Department. American College of Emergency Physicians 2012 doi:10.1016/j.annemergmed.2012.02.007

Sivitz, Cohen & Tejani. Pediatric Emergency Medicine Sonography for Appendicitis. Ann Emerg Med. 2014;-:1-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.annemergmed.2014.03.028

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