This is POCUS Cases 9 – Abdominal Free Fluid in Trauma
POCUS Cases is an original EM Cases video series led by Dr. Robert Simard, an Emergency Physician at North York General Hospital and Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto. He completed a POCUS fellowship at NOSM and teaches POCUS nationally and internationally.
In this POCUS Cases 9 – Abdominal Free Fluid in Trauma, Dr. Simard explains how to incorporate abdominal POCUS into your assessment of the trauma patient, he reviews the literature on accuracy of POCUS for assessment of abdominal free fluid, reviews the key POCUS steps and cautions us about interpretation of your findings in trauma patients who have sustained an injury to their abdomen.
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