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Ultrasound-guided procedures in the emergency department-diagnostic and therapeutic asset.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23200331     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Bedside ultrasound is an extremely valuable and rapidly accessible diagnostic and therapeutic modality in potentially life- and limb-threatening situations in the emergency department. In this report, the authors discuss the role of ultrasound in quick assessment of pathologic conditions and its use to aid in diagnostic and therapeutic interventions.
Authors:
Alfredo Tirado; Teresa Wu; Vicki E Noble; Calvin Huang; Resa E Lewiss; Jennifer A Martin; Michael C Murphy; Adam Sivitz; Stephanie G Cohen
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:  2013-02-04     Revised Date:  2013-09-26    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8219565     Medline TA:  Emerg Med Clin North Am     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  117-49     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2013 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Emergency Medicine, Florida Hospital-East Orlando, 7727 Lake Underhill Road, Orlando, FL 32822, USA. tirado_alfredo@yahoo.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Drainage / adverse effects,  instrumentation*,  methods
Emergencies
Foreign Bodies / therapy,  ultrasonography
Humans
Joint Diseases / therapy,  ultrasonography
Paracentesis / adverse effects,  instrumentation*,  methods
Pericardial Effusion / therapy,  ultrasonography
Pleural Effusion / therapy,  ultrasonography
Punctures / adverse effects,  instrumentation*,  methods
Spinal Puncture / adverse effects,  instrumentation,  methods
Suppuration / therapy,  ultrasonography
Ultrasonography, Interventional / adverse effects,  instrumentation,  methods*
Comments/Corrections
Erratum In:
Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2013 Aug;31(3):895
Note: Cohen, Stephanie G [added]

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