5 Minute Sono
By Jacob Avila
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|1||CleanVideoThe Fetal Heart Rate||When evaluating the pregnant patient, the ability to accurately check the fetal heart rate is paramount. Check out this video to see how.||2/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||CleanVideoThe Pericardiocentesis||When I'm stabbing people in the chest to relive them of their pericardial tamponade, I like to know exactly where my needle is going. I ...||1/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoRadial Nerve Block||Every had that hard to numb, complex laceration of the back of the hand? Try a radial nerve block. Easy, quick, and awesome for analgesia.||12/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||CleanVideoDVT Update 2016!||Hey all, I recently did a few DVT-related videos for the Ultrasound Leadership Academy, and realized that my last DVT video (which I made over ...||11/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||CleanVideoPericardial Tamponade||Last week we learned how to identify a pericardial effusion. This week: We take it to the next level and use your magic ultrasound wand ...||10/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||CleanVideoPericardial Effusion||The identification of a pericardial effusion can be crucial in your evaluation of a patient with chest pain or dyspnea. Learn how to cheat and ...||10/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|7||CleanVideoHow I Scan the Lungs||The lungs are often viewed as an enigma to point-of-care sonographers, and I often get asked exactly what I do with my hands. Check out ...||9/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|8||CleanVideoRetinal Detachment vs Vitreous Detachment||Direct retinal visualization can be tough for the non-opthalmologist. Use your ultrasound to differentiate between a retinal and vitreous detachment accurately and quickly at the ...||9/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|9||CleanVideoThe Case of the Radiolucent Gallstone||This week I'm joined by Jess Mason of EMRAP HD and This Won't Hurt a Bit, two podcasts that if you haven't subscribed to yet, you must! We talk ...||8/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|10||CleanVideoWhy we do what we do - An Ultrasound case||This week we're going to talk about a case where I was able to quickly and safely disposition a patient home based solely on an ...||8/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|11||CleanVideoGetting your patients out of the ED faster with nerve blocks||Have you ever had a busy emergency department? Have you ever had a patient with a fracture that you needed to sedate and you wish ...||7/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|12||CleanVideoLinear Probe in Early Pregnancy||Hey all, Due to the gap between posts as of late, I wanted to do a high-yield/short topic. I've been increasingly using a trans-abdominal linear probe ...||7/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|13||CleanVideoUltrasound for Endotracheal Intubation Confirmation||Greetings from Ireland! I just got into the airport in Dublin and am waiting for @ultrasoundjelly to land so we can go to our hotel ...||6/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|14||CleanVideoThe Ultrasound-Guided Parecentesis||Sticking a needles into a patients abdomen based solely on physical exam is rarely, if ever, a good idea in the hemodynamically stable patient. Learn ...||5/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|15||CleanVideoGetting Adequate Cardiac Windows||So you've heard about how awesome bedside echo is and how it can be used to quickly and accurately diagnose life threatening pathology, but you're ...||5/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|16||CleanVideoOptic Nerve Sheath Diameter||The optic nerve sheath diameter is a measurement that can help you rule in or rule out elevated intracranial pressure in your patient. Learn how ...||3/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|17||CleanVideoMeasuring Pleural Effusions||I've had a few people ask me about actually quantifying pleural effusions. Typically, I just eyeball the pleural effusions and categorize them as "causing problems" ...||3/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|18||CleanVideoSupraclavicular Nerve Block||Continuing on my latest nerve block binge, I'll be talking about the amazing supraclavicular brachial plexus nerve block. This block, if performed correctly, gives anesthesia ...||2/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|19||CleanVideoThe Median Nerve Blcok||I'm passionate about pain control, and also passionate about how dangerous narcotics are. I've been doing more and more of these nerve blocks and have ...||2/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|20||CleanVideoThe Sonographic Air Bronchogram||Air bronchograms are something that many of us, even if we don't know ultrasound, have heard before. They refer to a consolidated lung that surrounds ...||1/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|21||CleanVideoBlock the sole with a posterior tibial nerve block||Have you ever had a patient with the foreign body or a laceration on the sole of the foot? Remember trying to numb it up? It's ...||1/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|22||CleanVideoVascular Access Phantom DIY||I initially posted this video on my website (link) back in April, but since then I've gotten some feedback and messed around with it a ...||12/23/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|23||CleanVideoUltrasound-Guided Lumbar Puncture||Lumbar punctures can be one of the most rewarding and frustrating procedures we do. If your patient has good landmarks it can be fairly simple, ...||12/18/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|24||CleanVideoWhen is a Lung Point Not a Lung Point?||It's liberally quoted that the lung point is 100% specific for a pneumothorax, but I'm not sure thats actually the case. The two studies used ...||12/13/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|25||CleanVideoPneumothorax||The ability to detect pneumothorax on ultrasound has been well described, as well as it's superior accuracy when compared to chest x-ray in supine trauma ...||12/11/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|26||CleanVideoTAP that - Use ultrasound to block the anterior abdominal wall||Adequately anesthetizing the anterior abdominal wall can be a challenge if you don't use ultrasound. Watch this video and learn how to perform a Transversus ...||12/9/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|27||CleanVideoNeed to anesthetize the neck? Block the SCP||Patients often arrive to the emergency department with pathology that is localized to the neck. From abscesses to lacerations and central lines, local infiltration often ...||12/7/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|28||CleanVideoThe Gallbag||The evaluation of the gallbladder can be one of the most rewarding ultrasound examinations a clinical can perform. Doing this examination yourself can decrease the time ...||12/4/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|29||CleanVideoShould we be using ultrasound to place subclavian central lines?||I'm feel like I'm pretty good at placing landmark-based subclavian central lines. In residency, that's pretty much the only way I did them. I decided ...||11/30/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|30||CleanVideoThe Proper Way to Lung Point||We all know that ultrasound is much better than supine x-ray in the evaluation of a pneumothorax. The problem is that while the presence of ...||11/30/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|31||CleanVideoFAST Fails - Things That Will Mess Up Your FAST Exam||The FAST exam is an examination that is ubiquitous in emergency medicine, and the more I do them, the more I realize that their correct interpretation takes some ...||11/28/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
Succinct, clear, really awesome education. Haven’t watched it……but I’m guessing.
Way better than 6 min Sono
Clinically Relevant and Useful - A Must Have!
Another great educational product from @5minsono! Great resource for practicing physicians, very useful while "on-shift"