Welcome back for one last hoorah.  If you need a refresher, please review EM PGY1 or EM PGY2 Curricula.  This block of ultrasound will be dedicated to focusing on advanced techniques, including ultrasound guided nerve blocks, identification of cholecystitis, deep vein thrombosis, retinal detachment, vitreous hemorrhage, small bowel obstruction, appendicitis as well as calculation of optic nerve diameter.  As you did in second year, you will be responsible for reviewing qPath in addition to the afternoon scanning session.

Your requirements during this block are as follows:

Ultrasound Guided Nerve Blocks

Required Reading

Upper Extremity Nerve Block Quiz

Lower Extremity Nerve Block Quiz

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Ocular Ultrasound

Required Reading

Ocular Ultrasound Quiz

Deep Vein Thrombosis Assessment

Required Reading

Deep Vein Thrombosis Ultrasound Quiz

Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Ultrasound

Small Bowel Obstruction Ultrasound Quiz