Appendicitis Remix: Part 1.  #foamed. Ultrasound in a spa & on a cruise!


I’m sure you don’t remember, but our first episode ever was on ultrasound for appendicitis.  But that was a long time ago… 3 years.  So it’s time to revisit.  There’s new data, and there’s room for improvement.  In this episode we do something a little different than normal.  Instead of giving you a “great save” story, we’re gonna talk about … Read More


Lung Ultrasound Journal Club part 2 with @nobleultrasound, @aliteplo, @poppaspearls, and author Christian Laursen.  #foamed


We know it’s been an agonizing several days waiting for part 2, but the wait is over!  The conclusion to the longest journal club ever is here.  You thought we couldn’t drag it out any more didn’t you! Yes, these are a bit longer than the normal 20 minute podcasts, but it’s worth it.  We’ve got some really smart people … Read More


Lung US Journal Club Part 1 with @nobleultrasound and @aliteplo.  #foamed.  Lancet article discussed with first author, Christian Laursen. 

Point-of-care ultrasonography in patients admitted with respiratory symptoms: a single-blind, randomized controlled trial. The title is a mouth full and when you read it it’s definitely a brain full.  This is an incredible study with some incredible results.  If you just read the abstract you see that the correct diagnosis is made 88% of the time within 4 hours with … Read More


Intussusception part 2 with @pemedpocast.  Also, more info on  #foamed 

Have you been scanning some little bellies for turducken?  We sure hope so.  If you’ve waiting to hear from the man, Andy Sloas, before diving in, then the wait’s over.  Here he is for Intussusception Part 2.  He does this all the time and is a scanning maniac.  Like Russ, he knows his stuff. Last week we mentioned in the … Read More


Intuss with Russ!  Let’s talk about ultrasound for intussusception.  Also, want to learn ultrasound in Yellowstone?  #foamed

You’ve got a little bugger with belly pain and they may have intussusception…..or they could just have gastro.  How to know?  Well, this isn’t the xray podcast.  Of course, you’re going to ultrasound them.  Or if you’re not, watch this and hopefully you will afterwards. Turns out ultrasound for intussusception isn’t that difficult.  There’s pretty good research on point of … Read More


 TEE part 3, new resus project with @emcrit and @criticalcarenow, and new joke of the week! #foamed 

Transesophageal Echocardiography Podcast Part 3

WOW, lots going on here.  Would give you a long description of each……but why don’t you just listen.  I’ll sum it up. 1.  TEE Finale:  This is it.  Done with TEE.  Mike describes how exactly to get started using this with a lecture straight from The Ultrasound Leadership Academy. 2.  Resuscitation Leadership Academy:  This is a project we’ve been working … Read More