Impact of pocket ultrasound use by internal medicine housestaff in the diagnosis of dyspnea.


BACKGROUND Recent reports demonstrate high diagnostic accuracy of lung ultrasound for evaluation of dyspnea. We assessed the feasibility of training internal medicine residents in lung ultrasound with a pocket ultrasound device. METHODS We performed a prospective, observational trial of residents performing lung ultrasound with a pocket ultrasound… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/jhm.2219


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