Jones' Breaking the Sound Barrier: November 2020

foam journal club vlog Nov 01, 2020
 
Continue Reading...

October SonoJournal Club

journal club Oct 01, 2020
 
Continue Reading...

September SonoJournal Club

journal club Sep 01, 2020
 
Continue Reading...

August SonoJournal Club

journal club Aug 01, 2020
 
Continue Reading...

July SonoJournal Club

journal club Jul 01, 2020
 
Continue Reading...

June Journal Club Article Reviews

journal club Jun 01, 2020
 
Continue Reading...

May Journal Club Article Reviews

journal club May 01, 2020
 
Continue Reading...

April Journal Club Article Reviews

journal club Apr 01, 2020
 
Continue Reading...

March Journal Club Article Reviews

journal club Mar 01, 2020
 
Continue Reading...

Early Screening for Aortic Dissection With Point-of-Care Ultrasound by Emergency Physicians: A Prospective Pilot Study

journal club Jan 31, 2020
 

Wang Y, Yu H, Cao Y, Wan Z.

J Ultrasound Med. 2020

Abstract

OBJECTIVES:

To investigate the effect of point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) use by emergency physician (EPs) on the diagnosis, treatment, and safety of POCUS in patients with aortic dissection (AD) in emergency settings.

METHODS:

Patients presenting to the emergency department of West China Hospital of Sichuan University with suspected AD from July 1, 2016, to December 31, 2016 were divided into a control group and an ultrasound (US) group. The control group was evaluated by routine procedures for triage, diagnosis, and treatment. In addition, an EP POCUS examination was performed in the US group. The patients in the US group were furtherly divided into subgroup A and subgroup B according to the Stanford type of AD. The sensitivity and specificity of EP POCUS compared to computed tomographic angiography (CTA) were compared. The door-to-CTA examination time, door-to-diagnosis time, door-to-targeted treatment time, and outcome...

Continue Reading...
1 2
Close

50% Complete

Two Step

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua.