POINT OF CARE COVID-19 DIAGNOSIS AND MONITORING WITH LUNG ULTRASOUND
As communities across the world are facing or preparing for increasing numbers of patients in respiratory distress from COVID-19, emergency medicine physician and ultrasound expert, Dr. Jaquet has recorded this video series for clinicians and hospitals on the frontlines.
Learn why lung ultrasound rivals a CT scan for accurate diagnosis and monitoring of coronavirus infection from the SARS-CoV-2 virus. This concise video series (under one hour in length) will quickly review the core principles of lung ultrasound and progresses to COVID-19 specific findings.
This course will remain free, please share it with anyone you think may be interested. We hope you find it helpful, and we welcome feedback.
This course only briefly reviews lung ultrasound principles. For a more comprehensive video series please see Lung Ultrasound Explained Clearly.
If you are new to point of care ultrasound or want to review the basics, please see Ultrasound Principles & Instrumentation Explained Clearly.
We appreciate you - medical professionals, students, and volunteers around the world. We are in this fight together.
- Introduction and Lung Ultrasound Principles Review
- Lung Ultrasound Findings in Pneumonia & ARDS Review
- Lung Ultrasound Findings in COVID-19
- Utility of Lung Ultrasound in COVID-19
- Disinfection of the Ultrasound Machine & Summary
- Links to References
ALAAELDIEN GHANEM, MD
IGNACIO ELLIFF, MD
CHRISTOPHER NWAEFULU, MD
KATHLEEN KLARDIE, NP
Easy to follow and grasp concepts. Great US and CT comparisons for review. Well organized.
FRANCISCO SAYAGO, MD
MARK ROMAN, PA-C
MIRALEXIS FINKEL (NP Student)
Very useful, concise and informative. As an RN with a basic understanding of US technology it made me appreciate even more how physicians could use less invasive methods to diagnose and monitor C19 patient’s lungs. Thank you.
CRISTIAN STEFAN BURUIANA, MD
BREANNA SMITH-COLE, RN
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