Episode 32: The Ultrasound Course - Basics of Echocardiograpy

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As promised, I'll be releasing our US Course as podcast episodes so they are accessible everywhere.  In this episode, I discuss the basics of cardiac US for the EP. Remember, you can also find all of these lectures on the website at http://emrespodcast.org/introduction-to-point-of-care-ultrasound/. 

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Episode 28: US in Dyspnea - Part 1

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In the first of a two part episode, EM Chief Resident and resident US guru Jacob Avila (@UltrasoundMD) discusses the use of US in undifferentiated dyspnea.  The possibilities are endless, but Dr. Avila shows you how to simplify your clinical decision making and make the right call.  

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What is being an Emergency Physician really like?

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There's more to being an Emergency Physician and Resident than board knowledge and learning procedures.  Each patient we care for provides us with a host of learning opportunities, and our job is more than just the medicine.  So what does it really take to be an EP?

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Episode 15: The Seven Deadly Sins - Common US Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

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As a graduate of 12 years of Catholic school, I learned about (and committed most of) the 7 deadly sins.  I spend much of my time now teaching residents ultrasound, and reviewing their images.  In the 7 major US categories (AAA, Biliary, Cardiac, FAST, OB, Renal, and Vascular Access), I have noticed there are common mistakes most novices make.  So what are these 7 Deadly US Sins, and how can we avoid them?

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