A Pilot Study of Comprehensive Ultrasound Education at the Wayne State University School of Medicine

  title={A Pilot Study of Comprehensive Ultrasound Education at the Wayne State University School of Medicine},
  author={Sishir Rao and Lodewijk van Holsbeeck and J. Musial and Alton Parker and J. Bouffard and P. Bridge and Matt Jackson and S. Dulchavsky},
  journal={Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine},
  • Sishir Rao, Lodewijk van Holsbeeck, +5 authors S. Dulchavsky
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine
  • Objective. Ultrasound is a versatile diagnostic modality used in a variety of medical fields. Wayne State University School of Medicine (WSUSOM) is one of the first medical schools in the United States to integrate an ultrasound curriculum through both basic science courses and clinical clerkships. Methods. In 2006, 25 portable ultrasound units were donated to WSUSOM. First‐year medical students were provided an ultrasound curriculum consisting of 6 organ‐system sessions that addressed the… CONTINUE READING
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