Saturday, 14 January 2017

PoCUS Imaging Archiving Requirements update

For all PoCUS users in the TOH Emergency Department, we have uploaded our Imaging Archiving Requirements document.

This is must-know information on the required images to make a clinical decision based on your scans.  It also tells you which images must be saved in QPath, for training and clinical purposes.

The link is here:


Image Archiving Requirements - v2 - Jan 2017

Tuesday, 27 December 2016

The limits of IVC ultrasound

Hello Friends,

Here's a talk I gave about how I feel that using the IVC to assess volume responsiveness is actually completely useless...

Cheers
Scott


Thursday, 15 December 2016

2017 POCUS Course Announced!

Hi Everyone,

After the great success of the 2015 and 2016 courses, I'm please to announce the 2017 course will be help on Thursday September 7 & Friday September 8, 2017.

See below for details, and email OttawaPOCUS@gmail.com to get on the waiting list!

Scott



Wednesday, 4 November 2015


The EMUS group proudly presents Grand Rounds for the Department of Emergency Medicine.
 
 
DATE:              Thursday, November 5th, 2015
 
TIME:               09:00 – 10:00
 
LOCATION:      Amphitheatre – Civic Campus

PRESENTERS:   Arguing for: Team Pageau
-Dr.  Badar Al Hamrashdi & Dr. Sze Joo Juan
 
Arguing against: Team Worrall
- Dr. Noman Khan & Dr. Frank Myslik
 
TOPIC:             POCUS is standard of care in Emergency Medicine
 
OBJECTIVES:
 
Participants will be able to:
- Compare and contrast POCUS as standard of care 
- Decide on the use of POCUS in their own practice