12 Jul Lung Ultrasound for Anesthesia & Intensive Care
A course on Lung Ultrasound (LUS) specifically designed for Anesthesiologists and Intensive Care Physicians.
The course provides the basis for an understanding of lung ultrasound fundamentals and methodology, the nuts and bolts of the scanning technique, and subsequently delves into the state-of-the-art LUS applications for the emergent approach to dyspnea, and for the ICU and the Anesthesia setting.
Diaphragmatic ultrasound applications and ultrasound applications for airway management are also presented.
The content is conform to the proceedings of the first International Consensus Conference on Lung Ultrasound (ICC:LUS) (Volpicelli G., et al. “International Evidence Based Recommendations for point6of6care Lung Ultrasound” 6 INTENSIVE CARE MED 2012; 38: 5776591)