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Author McLean, Anthony, author

Title Critical care ultrasound manual / Anthony McLean and Stephen Huang
Edition First edition
Published Chatswood, N.S.W. : Elsevier, 2012
Chatswood, NSW : Churchill Livingstone, [2012]


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Description xv, 188 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 25 cm + 1 DVD
regular print
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1.Basic 2D ultrasound physics -- 2.Knobology -- 3.Common ultrasound artefacts in 2D imaging -- 4.Transthoracic echocardiogram: views and anatomy -- 5.Rapid assessment by cardiac echocardiography (RACE) outline -- 6.Left heart assessment -- 7.Right heart assessment -- 8.Pericardial assessment -- 9.Intravascular volume (preload assessment) -- 10.Other cardiac pathologies -- 11.Vascular ultrasound: rapid deep vein thrombosis (DVT) assessment -- 12.Ultrasound-guided vascular access -- 13.Lung and pleural ultrasound -- 14.The standard FAST protocol -- 15.Critical care abdominal ultrasound
Summary Critical Care Ultrasound Manual is a concise step-by-step guide on the assessment of ultrasounds. It trains critical care physicians in applying Rapid Assessment by Cardiac Echo (RACE) and Focused Assessment with Sonography in Trauma (FAST) to sonography principles. Animated video clips of procedures assist the reader in comprehending the content covered in the manual
Analysis Australian
Medical imaging & radiology
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes System requirements: PAL Stereo format. DVD player or computer with video player software
Subject Diagnostic ultrasonic imaging -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Diagnostic ultrasonic imaging.
Echocardiography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Heart -- Diseases -- Diagnosis.
Heart Diseases -- diagnosis.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Handbooks and manuals.
Author Huang, Stephen (Stephen J.), author
ISBN 9780729540933 (paperback)