Practical Guide to Emergency Ultrasound

Practical Guide to Emergency Ultrasound

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Keep pace with the rapid changes in Emergency Ultrasound knowledge.

 This 2nd edition of the Practical Guide to Emergency Ultrasound addresses your need for a practical, comprehensive, how-to book on ultrasound techniques in the emergency department, including new and expanded applications.

 Organized in an easy-to-navigate problem-based and symptom-based approach, chapters cover many uses for ultrasound in the ED and proper ultrasound technique. Over 900 images, many in full color, illustrate key concepts and diagnoses, including the use of echocardiography in the ED and newer applications for imaging ocular, musculoskeletal injuries and the use of ultrasound in the management of undifferentiated hypotension and dyspnea.  

 FEATURES:
• Chapters on newer applications of ultrasound including thoracic, inferior vena cava, musculoskeletal, and ocular imaging; newer and evolving applications for procedural guidance, including nerve blocks; new and
   highlighted content for Pediatric applications; and chapters on prehospital use, and use in resource-limited settings.
 • Entire section focusing on Ultrasound use in the Resuscitation of Acute Injury or Illness.
• Over 900 images demonstrate key diagnoses and proper ultrasound technique
• Over 175 online video clips that display more realistic three-dimensional views
 • More than 60 additional online-only images for several chapters


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Karen S. Cosby MD, FACEP
John L. Kendall MD, FACEP

Section I. Getting Started with Bedside Ultrasound
1)      History and Philosophy of Emergency Ultrasound-No change
2)      Fundamentals of Ultrasound-No change
 
Section II. Ultrasound in the Resuscitation of Acute Injury or Illness
3)      Trauma-No change
4)      Echocardiography-No change
5)      Lung and Thorax-Change from previous
6)      Inferior Vena Cava-Change from previous
7)      Already changed to “A Problem-Based Approach to Resuscitation of Acute Illness or Injury-No change
8)      Critical Procedures for Acute Resuscitations-No change
 
Section III. Evaluation of Abdominal Conditions
9)      Right Upper Quadrant: Liver, Gallbladder, and Biliary Tree-Change from previous
10)   Abdominal Aorta-Change from previous
11)   Kidneys-Change from previous
12)   Bedside Sonography of the Bowel-No change
13)   Abdominal Procedures-No change
 
Section IV. Evaluation of Pelvic Complaints
14)   Pelvic Ultrasound in the Nongravid Patient-No change
15)   First Trimester Pregnancy-No change
16)   Second and Third Trimester Pregnancy-No change
 
Section V. Vascular Emergencies
17)   Lower Extremity Venous Studies-No change
18)   Arterial Emergencies-No change
 
Section VI. Scrotal Emergencies
19)   Scrotal Emergencies-Change from previous
 
Section VII. Soft Tissue and Musculoskeletal Conditions
20)   Skin and Soft Tissue-Change from previous
21)   Musculoskeletal-Change from previous
22)   Soft Tissue and Musculoskeletal Procedures-No change
 
Section VIII. Problems of the Head and Neck
23)   Eye Emergencies-Change from previous 
24)   Infections of the Head and Neck-No change
25)   Head and Neck Procedures-Change from previous
 
Section IX. Pediatric Ultrasound
26)   General Pediatric Problems-No change
27)   Pediatric Abdominal Emergencies-No change
28)   Pediatric Procedures-No change
 
Section X. Implementing Ultrasound into the Clinical Setting-Change from previous
29)   Implementing Ultrasound into the Community Emergency Department-No change
30)   Implementing Ultrasound into the Academic Emergency Department-No change
31)   Implementing Ultrasound in the Prehospital Setting-Change from previous
32)   Implementing Ultrasound in Developing Countries-Change from previous

2013/ Hardbound / 9781451175554 /496 Pages / Wolters Kluwer Health

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