Workshops

Introductory Workshops:

  • Basic Cardiac Ultrasound300px-Echo_heart_parasternal_long_axis

    • parasternal long

    • parasternal short

    • Subxiphoid

    • apical four chamber

    • apical five chamber

  • Guided Vascular Procedures

    • Peripheral line placement on phantom

    • Central line placement on phantom

    • Differentiation on model (carotid/popliteal/brachial/etc)

    • Evaluation for DVT

  • eFAST:positive_fast_scan

    • RUQ

    • Subxiphoid

    • LUQ

    • Suprapubic

    • lungs

  • Female Pelvis/Gyn

    • Transvaginal

    • Uterus in coronal/sagittal

    • Ovaries in 2 axes

  • Pediatric Ultrasound

    • Heart

    • Kidneys

    • Abdomen

    • Lungs

  • Abdominal/HepatobiliaryUltrasound-Musculoskeletal-2

    • GB + Wall thickness

    • IVC, Aorta

    • Bowels

    • Appendix

  • Musculoskeletal

    • Shoulder

    • Knee

    • finger/wrist

Advanced Workshops

  • Ultrasound in Emergency Medicine

    • Students will walk through two common cases in the setting of Emergency Medicine, going through differential diagnoses and applications of ultrasound to these cases.

  • Ultrasound in Internal Medicine/Critical Care

    • 1- Post-surgical hypotension (spontaneous pneumothorax) – RUSH assessment

    • 2- Critical care hypotension – IVC for volume assessment, bladder volume measurement, cardiac function

  • Advanced: Pathology US

    • Thyroid US/FNA technique

    • Breast US

  • Nerve Blocks

    • Station 1:

      • Locating nerves in brachial plexus and other upper extremity nerves on model

      • Locating sciatic/tibial nerve and other lower extremity on model 

    • Station 2:

      • Practicing guided nerve blocks on phantom

  • Advanced Cardiac Ultrasound

    • Cardiac output measurement

    • End-point septal separation

    • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

    • Carotid intimal thickness