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Carotid Flow Time for Volume Responsiveness + “What does the Chris Fox say?” #foamed

You liked Carotid VTI for volume responsiveness?  Well, then you’re going to love this. This is another concept that is being studied right now…….not proven yet.  But it’s awesome!!  All the ease of finding the carotid, without all the fuss over angle of insonation. We’ve got Vicki Noble, the lung queen, and Dave Mckenzie, recent graduate of the ultrasound fellowship …

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Integrated ultrasound approach to Fluid Responsiveness……Canadian Style. #FOAMED

Remember the funny talking French Canadians who brought you EGLS recently? Well, they’re back. They think we’ve been a bit narrow in our discussion of the IVC for fluid responsiveness.  They think we could get a little more sophisticated with our sound waves than looking at the IVC in isolation……and we think they’re right. Fair warning:  The first several minutes …

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Episode 23 – Fluid Responsiveness Part 2

OK. So it’s time to bring home the fluid responsiveness. There’s no way we could punish you with more than 30 minutes of this, so we broke it up (…and named the episodes Part I and Part II). In this episode we give some more examples and talk about some algorithms you can actually use in your practice. Hopefully after this you’ll be able …

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Episode 22 – Fluid Responsiveness

So you want to know if you’re patient’s going to be fluid responsive but you don’t have the fancy machine that Drs. Weingart and Marik recently talked about on EmCrit. So what should you do?  You could stand at the bedside and wait for your hospital to purchase said device, but that may not be the best for you patient.  …

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Weingart & Fluid Responsiveness

February is Fluid Responsiveness Month on The Ultrasound Podcast and we’ve got a little preview for you here. This is actually snippets from a conversation we had with Scott Weingart several months ago talking about several things including fluid responsiveness, cardiac output, testicles, PE, and more.  Enjoy!! Additional resources: Fluid Responsiveness Podcast Part 1 is now online    Podcast: Play in new window | Download …

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