Home > Books > Practical Guide to Emergency Ultrasound
Practical Guide to Emergency Ultrasound
View PDF

Practical Guide to Emergency Ultrasound

Publication Year: 2013
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Karen S. Cosby MD, FACEP; John L. Kendall MD, FACEP
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-451-17555-4
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 94
Doody Core Title:
  • Score: 2.4 (Emergency Medicine)
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections
  • Also Recommended

This 2nd edition addresses your need for a practical, comprehensive, how-to book on ultrasound techniques in the emergency department, including new and expanded applications.

Organized in an easy-to-navigate problem-based and symptom-based approach, chapters cover many uses for ultrasound in the ED and proper ultrasound technique. Over 900 images, many in full color, illustrate key concepts and diagnoses, including the use of echocardiography in the ED and newer applications for imaging ocular, musculoskeletal injuries and the use of ultrasound in the management of undifferentiated hypotension and dyspnea.

- Chapters on newer applications of ultrasound including thoracic, inferior vena cava, musculoskeletal, and ocular imaging; newer and evolving applications for procedural guidance, including nerve blocks; new and highlighted content for Pediatric applications; and chapters on prehospital use, and use in resource-limited settings.
- Entire section focusing on Ultrasound use in the Resuscitation of Acute Injury or Illness.
- Over 900 images demonstrate key diagnoses and proper ultrasound technique
- More than 60 additional online-only images for several chapters

  • Platform:
    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Karen S. Cosby MD, FACEP; John L. Kendall MD, FACEP
  • ISBN: 978-1-451-17555-4
  • Specialty:
    Emergency Medical Technology
    Emergency Medicine & Trauma
    Radiology
    Rehabilitation & Physical Medicine
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 2nd Ed.
  • Pages: 496
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2013
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 94
  • Doody Core Title:
    • Score: 2.4 (Emergency Medicine)

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Ovid Emcare A premium nursing and allied health database ideal for practice, research, or education.
JOTM
PsycBOOKS® A database of peer-reviewed scholarly and professional books published by the American Psychological Association.
JOTM
Journal of Physical Therapy Education The premier forum for disseminating scholarly works in physical therapy educational theory and practice.
JOTM
Circulation Peer-reviewed reports on clinical and laboratory research relevant to cardiovascular disease.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Greenfield's Surgery: Scientific Principles and Practice
The gold standard in the field of surgery, covers new technologies, innovative techniques, and integrating new scientific knowledge with evolving changes in surgical care.

Walsh & Hoyt's Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology: The Essentials
Widely acknowledged as the definitive reference in the field, this title brings you the practical, hands-on information you need to effectively evaluate and manage neuro-ophthalmic conditions.