Point-of-Care Ultrasound

Welcome! This community focuses on the use of ultrasound to enhance patient care during a specific encounter or procedure.

AIUM Practice Guidelines for the Performance of Ultrasound Examinations

AIUM Official Statements


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Online Lectures

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"I Can't Breathe!" Pediatric Chest Sonography in the Radiology and Emergency Departments
It's All About Safety
Design Updates for Nontraditional Applications of Point-of-Care Ultrasound
How to Be an Effective Manuscript Reviewer for the Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine
Institutional Point-of-Care Ultrasound
Just Images: Point-of-Care Ultrasound
Point-of-Care Ultrasound Assessment of Acute Bowel Pathology
Point-of-Care Ultrasound: Recent Advances in Research and Technology
Ultrasound in Global Health Lecture Series: Bringing Ultrasound to the World
New Horizons in Critical Care
Abdominal and Pelvic Pain in the Emergency Room Patient
Difficult Diagnosis in Emergency and Critical Care: Can Ultrasound Help?
Teaching and Assessing Point-of-Care Ultrasonography

Educational Events


AIUM/SDMS Webinar: Understanding Occupational Musculoskeletal Injuries in Ultrasound Providers and Sonographers
AIUM/ACP/SUSME Webinar: A 3-Year Course: Implementation of POCUS Training Within Internal Medicine Residency Programs
AIUM/AMSSM Webinar: Sideline Ultrasound
AIUM/APTA Webinar: Ultrasound-Guided Dry Needling
AIUM/APTA Webinar: Neuromusculoskeletal Ultrasound for Peripheral Nerve Entrapment and Nerve Injuries
AIUM Webinar: Pediatric Emergency POCUS - Targeting Intussusception
AIUM Webinar: Pediatric Emergency POCUS - Targeting Appendicitis
AIUM/ACP Webinar: PEARLS - A Physical Exam with Pocket Sized Ultrasound for Routine Use
AIUM/AAFP Webinar: Primary Care POCUS - Why it is Needed and Common Questions About Billing and Credentialing
AIUM/SDMS Webinar: Emergent Pediatric Ultrasound
AIUM/ACP/SUSME Webinar: Getting a CLUE–Pearls and Pitfalls
AIUM Medical Student Lecture - Ultrasonology: The Study of Clinician-Performed Ultrasound
AIUM Webinar: Pediatric Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
AIUM/ACP/SUSME Webinar: Ultrasound to Manage Acute Dyspnea at the Bedside
AIUM Webinar: Ultrasound Assessment of Native Renal Vessels
AIUM Webinar: Point of Care Ultrasound: Ocular Applications
AIUM Webinar: Ultrasound for Fluid Status
AIUM/ACP/SUSME Webinar: IMpocus - A Weekend on the Wards
AIUM/ACP/SUSME Webinar: Ultrasound of the Lung: What Is It and How Do I Use It On My Patient

Video Programs for CME

Acute Cardiac Ultrasound Cases
AIUM Practice Parameter for the Performance of Ultrasound Examinations of the Head and Neck: Step-by-Step Video Tutorial for Performing Individual Examinations
Clinical Applications of Ultrasound Contrast: Part 1 and 2
Male Reproductive Imaging
Point-of-Care Ultrasound Assessment of Acute Bowel Pathology
Principles of Sonography and Doppler Ultrasound
Ultrasound After 5 PM
Ultrasound Evaluation of Vascular Emergencies

Journal CME Self-Study Tests

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Journal Articles

Point-of-Care Ultrasound


AIUM Consensus Report on Potential Bioeffects of Diagnostic Ultrasound

How to Interpret the Ultrasound Output Display Standard for Higher Acoustic Output Diagnostic Ultrasound Devices: Version 2

Medical Ultrasound Safety, Third Edition

Recommended Ultrasound Terminology, Third Edition

Routine Quality Assurance for Diagnostic Ultrasound Equipment


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