Bedside Ultrasound

Bedside Ultrasound

By Peter Steinmetz, M.D.

  • Release Date : 2013-04-15
  • Genre : Medical
  • FIle Size : 404.21 MB


Bedside Ultrasound Prize winner for excellence from the Quebec College of Family Physicians.
Over 1100 books sold in North America, Europe, and Asia.
Beginner book for healthcare workers starting to use bedside ultrasound in their daily practice.
Used by medical students at McGill University and l'Université de Sherbrooke.
Clear images, simplified text and diagrams, and embedded videos make learning ultrasound fun and feasible.
No prior experience in bedside ultrasound necessary.
Outstanding reviews from medical students, residents, and clinicians.

Chapters 1-3 address the basics of ultrasound:
Basics of ultrasound
Image generation

Chapters 4-11 address different applications for bedside ultrasound:
Undifferentiated hypotension
Abdominal aortic aneurysm
Kidney injury
Deep venous thrombosismembres
Ectopic pregnancy

Chapters 4-11 start with a Case scenario box and finish with a Case closed box.
Chapters 4-11 include Probe choice and Patient positioning and scanning technique.
Chapters 3-11 include Troubleshooting tips at the end of the chapter.
Chapter 12 contains full bibliographic references for citations throughout the book.