Abdominal and thoracic focused assessment with sonography for trauma, triage, and monitoring in small animals.

@article{Lisciandro2011AbdominalAT,
  title={Abdominal and thoracic focused assessment with sonography for trauma, triage, and monitoring in small animals.},
  author={Gregory R Lisciandro},
  journal={Journal of veterinary emergency and critical care},
  year={2011},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={104-22}
}
OBJECTIVES To review the nonradiologist use of ultrasound (US) in the setting of emergency and critical care, the development, clinical applications, and standardization of veterinary abdominal and thoracic focused assessment with sonography for trauma (FAST) techniques. ETIOLOGY Since the 1990s, the 4-point FAST US technique has been used for injury… CONTINUE READING