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Ultrasound Orientation

The Ultrasound Division welcomed our new emergency medicine interns with a full-day ultrasound orientation on July 14, 2009. Sujin Chung, Danny Duque, Bret Nelson and Ultrasound Specialty Track seniors Shefali Trivedi and Alan Huang provided instruction in basic and advanced ultrasound techniques.Read more

Manual of Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound

Here’s a review from medGadget! The Manual of Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound is available from Cambridge University Press and major booksellers. The book details evidence-based protocols for the use of bedside ultrasound in the acute and critical care setting, as well as step-by-step guides for using ultrasound in procedures. It is ideally suited forRead more

Save the date

March 8, 2010:  the Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound course returns to The Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Mark your calendars now.   This year we expect to improve on the success of last years program and deliver lectures of the high quality you received last year to a larger audience. Stay tuned!Read more

WINFOCUS- Singapore 2009

WINFOCUS Singapore faculty and participants- February 2009 Bret Nelson joined the faculty for the WINFOCUS ultrasound course at Alexandra Hospital in Singapore from February 23-26, 2009. There was an incredibly diverse group of physicians participating, as well as the WINFOCUS past president, Luca Neri (who organized the course). The Society for Emergency Medicine in SingaporeRead more

French translation of Ultrasound Manual now available!

If you were holding out for a  foreign language edition of the Manual of Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound, you are in luck. The Manuel d’échographie en réanimation et service d’urgence has just been released!  There is an interview with the translator, Elisabeth Gaertner, available online as well.Read more

7 year old with abdominal pain

7 year old child with abdominal pain presented with pain, nausea.  Noted to be febrile.  RLQ tender.  Linear transducer applied to point of maximal tenderness.    Image attached was obtained.  Read more

Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound Course 2010

In the evaluation and treatment of acute illness, seconds count. Focused bedside ultrasound has gained widespread use in emergency and critical care settings as an adjunct to physical examination and to aid in the performance of bedside procedures. This course was designed with a critical care approach in mind, focusing on the utility of ultrasoundRead more

Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship

The Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine is built upon a foundation of clinical excellence, cutting-edge research, administrative experience, and education. We are pleased to offer a wide array of experiences to maximize the learning environment and expose the fellow to meaningful clinical and research opportunities. For more information see theRead more

Emergency Medicine Oral Board Review Illustrated

All right, this is only indirectly ultrasound – but Bret Nelson and Haru Okuda have published this great new book:
Emergency Medicine Oral Board Review Illustrated

Ultrasound Orientation

Ultrasound Orientation day for new interns: July 15, 2009.Read more