Category Archives: Ultrasound


*This webinar was kindly sponsored by GE* We would love to hear from you and any feedback/questions would be welcomed. OR if you want to find out more about #POCUS fellowships…… Adrian (email, @avkwong) Ashley (email, @icmteaching) The presentation…. Reference list What is #POCUS Lichtenstein D, van Hooland S, Elbers P et al. Ten good reasons to practice ultrasound in critical care.  Lichtenstein D and Mezière G (2008) Relevance of lung ultrasound in the diagnosis… Read More »

POCUS comes to PICU: Introducing #CACTUS

Had the privilege of being invited to talk to colleagues in PICU Great Ormond Street Hospital, London about #POCUS and the newly introduced…. Children’s ACuTe UltraSound (CACTUS) Very hot off the press is the Training Document (competencies and pathways) which isn’t even on the Paediatric Intensive Care Society website yet (it will be). Have a look below… CACTUS is being led by Mike Griksaitis (Southampton) and team. My presentation is available here. I compare the… Read More »

Ultrasound at #SMARTmi2019 #POCUS

Multiorgan ultrasound assessment in the ED (@giovolpicelli) Abdominal and Cardiac Evaluation with Sonography in Shock (ACES): an approach by emergency physicians for the use of ultrasound in patients with undifferentiated hypotension. Point-of-care multiorgan ultrasonography for the evaluation of undifferentiated hypotension in the emergency department A controversial view perhaps?? Echography is mandatory for the initial management of critically ill patients: no Septic shock: from pathophysiology to treatment (Tavazzi) Transthoracic echocardiography and mortality in sepsis: analysis of… Read More »