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Ultrasound for HIV/TB: FASH cases part Deux & Learn in South Africa Opportunity.  #FOAMED

Here It Is The long awaited sequel to the previous FASH episode where we told you about a pretty incredible case and gave an example of how to actually use the FASH exam.  In this episode we’ll talk to Gabin about another case and continue to review the literature. Why am I still typing…..just watch the episode. Follow us:  @ultrasoundpod Learn with us: …

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Ultrasound for HIV and TB: FASH Exam. Also, BIG news about Castlefest. #FOAMED

Ultrasound for what?!?!  That’s right, HIV and TB.  Of course, you already knew that.  You saw the FASH exam episode with Hein Lamprecht about a year ago.  If not, go listen to it now.  If you did, and you were the least bit interested, then you’re going to love this.  We’ve got Gabin Mbanjumucyo, one of our Ultrasound Leadership Academy fellows on the podcast …

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DVT Ultrasound Controversy! @bedsidesono discusses why 2 point compression not good enough #foamed

You know the drill.  Patient with leg pain…..possible DVT.  Scan it yourself.  You’ve done the scan.  You know the 10-minute teaching article showing that the two point compression scan is enough.  But is it?  There have been articles that show we miss a significant proportion when we only scan these two points or regions, and now we’ve got a big ED study showing this.  …

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TAP Block with @bedsidesono.  Also….AtlantisCME with @emcrit, @criticalcarenow, @EMswami, @emergencypdx, Sloas & others

You’re just now coming down from your nerve block high off of SCP and Tibial block goodness, but we’ve got another for you!  It’s a block that isn’t super common, but it’s got some really nice potential in the right patient. Obviously we’ve got the nerve block man, Mike Stone, on to talk about this one.  Who else would, right?!?  …

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Superficial Cervical Plexus Block with @bedsidesono.  Trust us, this is really awesome…#FOAMED

What do you mean you don’t know how to do the superficial cervical plexus block?!?!  Yeah, neither did we until a little over a year ago when Mike Stone showed us.  Then we realized how useful it is……and we were ashamed.  We were ashamed we weren’t using it more often. Clavicle fracture, IJ placement, ear lacerations!  The SCP block is …

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Sonowars part 2 from #SMACC14.  #foamed

Here it is, the conclusion.  We know the suspense has been killing you.  Who will win:  The Australian experts or the upstarts from the States?  The epic battle continues here. Don’t miss the 2015 version! Register for SMACC 2015 and come join us the week before for several days of ultrasound education in beautiful Yellowstone National Park. In this episode :30 – DVT …

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