EM/IM Sessions

EM/IM Sessions: POCUS in Undifferentiated Hypotension

Does Point-of-Care Ultrasonography Improve Clinical Outcomes in Emergency Department Patients With Undifferentiated Hypotension? An International Randomized Controlled Trial From the SHoC-ED Investigators Atkinson et al. Annals of Emergency Medicine. October 2018. [paper] Why I Chose This Study In my brief time as a physician I have blindly accepted point-of-care ultrasonography (POCUS) as a useful tool

Knowledge BombSoundwave Sessions

Knowledge Bomb! Ultrasound to Confirm Central Venous Catheter Placement

Welcome back for round 5 of the Knowledge Bomb.  The purpose and motivation for this series is outlined in the first entry.  As a reminder, the blog entry is a summary of the conference presentation meant to serve as a reference for #FOAMED and allow for discussion. Thanks to Dr. Dan Eggemen for his work producing