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The annual Sinai PA Conference took place on 9/12/2009. The division of Emergency Ultrasound ran a course on peripheral line placement under ultrasound. Attendees were enthusiastic and placed angiocaths under ultrasound guidance using our vessel phantoms. In fact, some were so eager that they were absolutely covered in gel by the end of the conference.Read more

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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

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