AIUM 2010- preconference

Michael Blaivas organized an exciting preconference course on evaluation of the acutely decompensating patient.  Bret Nelson (speaking about vascular catastrophes) and Jim Tsung (describing the nuances of this evaluation in the pediatric patient) were among those presenting. Faculty from emergency and critical care backgrounds gave cutting-edge presentations and the feedback from registrants was excellent. FacultyRead more

AIUM 2010- San Diego arrival

Lots going on at this year’s AIUM conference. Sailing into San Diego harbor (chaperoned by the US Navy!), Bret Nelson and Jim Tsung speaking at Michael Blaivas’ pre-conference course, Phil Andrus selected as AIUM’s social media maven, and more! Check in for updates of each conference day!Read more

Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound 2010

Our annual Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound CME course was a great success! Special thanks to our faculty: Phil Andrus, Danny Duque, Bret Nelson, Joe Novik, Jim Tsung, Scott Weingart, as well as Shefali Trivedi and Kanika Gupta. More images after the break.Read more

Lecture Notes: Trauma

Handout The trauma handout is available as a PDF here. References FAST/eFAST Heron MP, Hoyert DL, Murphy SL, Xu JQ, Kochanek KD, Tejada-Vera B. Deaths: Final data for 2006. National vital statistics reports; vol 57 no 14. Hyattsville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics. 2009. Scalea TM, Rodriguez A, Chiu WC, Brenneman FD, Fallon WFRead more

MSSM Emergency & Critical Care CME

Is finally here, see you this Monday.  We have a great program put together with lectures by great speakers on topics you need to hear.  The morning of interactive lectures is followed by an afternoon of hands on practice on live models.  Some quick links:   Introduction Faculty ScheduleRead more