PGY 2 and PGY3 

Resident Rotation

Length: Two weeks

Training Level: PGY 2 and PGY 3

Location: Kings County and UHB ED

Objectives:

  • To understand basic physics and instrumentation of medical ultrasound equipment

  • To learn how to use the ultrasound systems available in KCH and UHB Emergency Departments

  • To review normal sonographic anatomy and pathophysiology of the thorax, abdomen and pelvis

  • To understand indications and limitations of bedside emergency ultrasound

  • To become proficient in core emergency ultrasound applications, as outlined by ACEP ultrasound guidelines