World Conference on Ultrasound in Medical Education

The first World Conference on Ultrasound in Medical Education (WCUME) kicks off today in Columbia, South Carolina. We are looking forward to seeing some of Point of Care Ultrasound’s luminaries here.   Richard Hoppmann, the dean of the University of South Carolina school of medicine, the president of the Society of Ultrasound in Medical EducationRead more

Critical Care Ultrasound

The largest known ultrasound course ever held took place this past weekend in Baltimore, MD. The American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) program called Ultrasonography: Fundamentals in Critical Care Ultrasound drew over 200 participants with 35 faculty. Despite its large size, through the use parallel image interpretation workshops at the same time as the practicalRead more

Life in the Fast Lane EM/Crit Care Blog Database

If you haven’t been reading LITFL, you ought to be. Mike Cadogan and Chris Nickson regularly put out high quality EM/CC posts and offer great resources. The latest of which is the EM/CC Blog database. Not only are the luminaries of EM/CC blogging’s websites listed, but their RSS feeds, twitter feeds and Facebook pages areRead more