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cover image - Point of Care Ultrasound - Elsevier E-Book on VitalSource,2nd Edition
ISBN: 9780323757096
Page Count: 546
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $78.99

Point of Care Ultrasound - Elsevier E-Book on VitalSource, 2nd Edition

by Nilam J Soni, MD, MS, Robert Arntfield, MD, FRCPC and Pierre Daniel Kory, MD, MPA

Elsevier eBook on VitalSource

cover image - Point of Care Ultrasound - Elsevier E-Book on VitalSource,2nd Edition
ISBN: 9780323757096
Page Count: 546
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $78.99
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Compact, hand-carried ultrasound devices are revolutionizing how healthcare providers practice medicine in nearly every specialty. The 2nd Edition of this award-winning text features all-new chapters, a greatly expanded video library, and new review questions to keep you fully up to date with the latest technology and its applications.


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  • Soni: Point-of-Care Ultrasound, 2/E

    Section 1: Fundamentals Principles of Ultrasound

    1. Evolution of point-of-care ultrasound

    2. Ultrasound Physics and Modes

    3. Transducers

    4. Orientation

    5. Basic operation of an ultrasound machine

    6. Imaging Artifacts

    Section 2: Lungs & Pleura

    7. Overview

    8. Lung and Pleural Ultrasound Technique

    9. Lung Ultrasound Interpretation

    10. Pleura and Diaphragm

    11. Lung and Pleural Procedures

    12. Dyspnea & Pulmonary Embolism

    Section 3: Heart

    13. Overview

    14. Cardiac Ultrasound Technique

    15. Left ventricular function

    16. Right ventricular function

    17. Inferior Vena Cava

    18. Pericardial effusion

    19. Valves

    20. Transesophageal Echocardiography

    21. Hemodynamics

    22. Hypotension and Shock

    23. Cardiac Arrest

    Section 4: Abdomen & Pelvis

    24. Peritoneal Free Fluid

    25. Kidneys

    26. Bladder

    27. Gallbladder

    28. Abdominal Aorta

    29. First Trimester Pregnancy

    30. Second and Third Trimester Pregnancy

    31. Testicular Ultrasound

    32. Abdominal pain

    33. Trauma Ultrasound

    Section 5: Vascular System

    34. Lower Extremity Deep Venous Thrombosis

    35. Upper Extremity Deep Venous Thrombosis

    36. Central Venous Access

    37. Peripheral Venous Access

    38. Arterial Access

    Section 6: Head and Neck

    39. Ocular ultrasound

    40. Thyroid gland

    41. Lymph Nodes

    Section 7: Nervous System

    42. Peripheral Nerve Blocks

    43. Lumbar Puncture

    44. Transcranial Ultrasound

    Section 8: Soft Tissues & Joints

    45. Soft Tissues and Joints

    46. Joints

    Section 9: Pediatrics

    47. Pediatrics

    48. Neonatology

    Section 10: Ultrasound Program Management

    49. Competence, Credentialing, and Certification

    50. Equipment, Image Archiving, & Billing

  • Nilam J Soni, MD, MS, Professor of Medicine, Division of General & Hospital Medicine and Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, University of Texas Health San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, Robert Arntfield, MD, FRCPC, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine and Division of Critical Care Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada and Pierre Daniel Kory, MD, MPA, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin
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