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Google Glass in Ultrasound Education and more Physics….Artifacts by @bedsidesono! #foamed

We’re continuing the Back to the Basics Series with @bedsidesono explaining ultrasound artifacts like only he can.  Yes, 3 physics talks in a row, but again, we think this is important.  We’re trying to roll them out one right after another so we can also keep giving you the juicy clinical stuff.  Patience grasshopper….. Also, we’ve got #glass and we’re …

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Future of Medical Education Part 2, a little bit of lung ultrasound…..and an all new ultrasound iBook! #Foamed

We know you all get really tired of “evidence” and “science”, so here is our unsolicited opinion about the future of medical education. Actually, there is some evidence regarding these ideas and adult learners, but we’re really going to focus more on “how to”.  We want to try to lead the way and show you how to do this as …

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The Future of Medical Education…..and Some Lung Ultrasound! #FOAMED

Here’s the thing, we think we can all do better when it comes to medical education.  We’ve sat through too many bad powerpoint presentations and watched too many professors bore audiences to sleep while teaching topics that could actually be life saving and super important!  And why exactly is the vast majority of our medical education structured around the classroom …

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Episode 41 -Ultrasound in Medical Education: Part 2

We promised you “how”, so here it is.  After hearing about all the tremendous things you can do with ultrasound and how it helps medical students learn anatomy and the physical exam better we know what you’re thinking:  “What if I don’t have ultrasound at my medical school?  Am I destined to be a horrible doctor?”  Well, probably.  I mean …

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Episode 40 -Ultrasound in Medical Education: Part 1

In case you didn’t notice, it’s now 2013:  The Year of Ultrasound! We know what you’re thinking:  “You guys made that up, didn’t you?”  Actually, no. We wish we had, but this is straight from the top.  AIUM and SUSME are the co-organizers of the 2013: Year of Ultrasound initiative. So we wanted to do our part and talk about something we’ve wanted to talk …

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