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Ultrasound-guided procedures in the emergency department-needle guidance and localization.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23200330     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Ultrasound has rapidly become an essential tool in the emergency department, specifically in procedural guidance. Its use has been demonstrated to improve the success rate of procedures, while decreasing complications. In this article, we explore some of these specific procedures involving needle guidance and structure localization with ultrasound.
Authors:
Alfredo Tirado; Arun Nagdev; Charlotte Henningsen; Pav Breckon; Kris Chiles
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Emergency medicine clinics of North America     Volume:  31     ISSN:  1558-0539     ISO Abbreviation:  Emerg. Med. Clin. North Am.     Publication Date:  2013 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-12-03     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8219565     Medline TA:  Emerg Med Clin North Am     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  87-115     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2013 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
EM Residency Program, FL Hospital, 7727 Lake Underhill Road, Orlando, FL 32822, USA. Electronic address: tirado_alfredo@yahoo.com.
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