On March 7, 2011 the Division of Emergency Ultrasound will host its annual hands-on CME course at Mount Sinai. Targeted at clinicians in emergency and critical care settings, the course consists of presentations by national faculty and plenty of hands-on scanning with live models.
Basic to advanced topics covered
Organ system-based approach to bedside ultrasound use
Faculty with international experience in ultrasound education
Diagnostic applications as well as procedure guidance covered
Both experienced sonographers and neophytes will benefit from small group sizes and an interactive course design.
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 ultrasound in the evaluation of: