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Intensive Care Med (2006) 32:203–206 Ultrasonographic examination of the venae cavae. François Jardin, Antoine Vieillard-Baron

J Trauma. 2007 Dec;63(6):1245-8; discussion 1248.  Hypovolemic shock evaluated by sonographic measurement of the inferior vena cava during resuscitation in trauma patients. Yanagawa Y, Sakamoto T, Okada Y.

Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2007 Aug;25(3):623-42, vii.  Identification and resuscitation of the trauma patient in shock. Cocchi MN, Kimlin E, Walsh M, Donnino MW.

European Journal of Anaesthesiology 2004; 21: 700–707. Transthoracic echocardiography for cardiopulmonary monitoring in intensive care. M. B. Jensen, E. Sloth, K. M. Larsen, M. B. Schmidt

Resuscitation (2008) 76, 198—206 C.A.U.S.E.: Cardiac arrest ultra-sound exam—–. A better approach to managing patients in primary non-arrhythmogenic cardiac arrest! Caleb Hernandeza, Klaus Shulera, Hashibul Hannana, Chionesu Sonyikaa, Antonios Likourezosa, John Marshalla,b

Emerg Med J. 2009 Feb;26(2):87-91. Abdominal and Cardiac Evaluation with Sonography in Shock (ACES): an approach by emergency physicians for the use of ultrasound in patients with undifferentiated hypotension. Atkinson PR, McAuley DJ, Kendall RJ, Abeyakoon O, Reid CG, Connolly J, Lewis D.

Emerg Med Clin N Am 28 (2010) 29–56. The RUSH Exam: Rapid Ultrasound in SHock in the Evaluation of the

Critically lll. Phillips Perera, MD, RDMS, FACEP, Thomas Mailhot, MD, RDMS, David Riley, MD, MS, RDMS, Diku Mandavia, MD, FACEP, FRCPC

Critical Care Research and Practice Volume 2012, Article ID 503254, 14. Bedside Ultrasound in Resuscitation and the Rapid Ultrasound in Shock Protocol. Dina Seif,1 Phillips Perera,2 ThomasMailhot,1 David Riley,3 and DikuMandavia1




Can J Surg, Vol. 51, No. 1, February 2008. Acute resuscitation of the unstable adult trauma patient: bedside diagnosis and therapy. Andrew W. Kirkpatrick, MD;*† Chad G. Ball, MD;‡§¶ Scott K. D’Amours, MD, CM;§ David Zygun

Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine 2009, 17:34 doi:10.1186/1757-7241-17-34. Clinician performed resuscitative ultrasonography for the initial evaluation and resuscitation of trauma. Lawrence M Gillman1,2, Chad G Ball1, Nova Panebianco4, Azzam Al-Kadi1 and Andrew W Kirkpatrick*1,2,3

European Journal of Emergency Medicine 2010, 17:249–253. Does prehospital ultrasound improve treatment of the trauma patient? A systematic review. Henrik Jørgensena, Carsten H. Jensenb and Jesper Dirksa

Critical Ultrasound Journal 2012, 4:7 http://www.criticalultrasoundjournal.com/content/4/1/7 Supporting the early use of echocardiography in blunt chest trauma Scott B Jennings1* and Jonathan Rice2

Injury, Int. J. Care Injured 42 (2011) 482–487. What is the utility of the Focused Assessment with Sonography in Trauma (FAST) exam in penetrating torso trauma? Antonia C. Quinn *, Richard Sinert

Postgrad Med J (2012). doi:10.1136/postgradmedj-2011-130285. Improving outcome in severe trauma: what’s new in ABC? Imaging, bleeding and brain injury. Tim Harris,1 Ross Davenport,2 Tom Hurst,3 Paul Hunt,4 Tim Fotheringham,5. Jonathan Jones6


Appendicite Acuta

Eur J Emerg Med. 2008 Apr;15(2):80-5. Prospective evaluation of emergency physician performed bedside ultrasound to detect acute appendicitis. Fox JC, Solley M, Anderson CL, Zlidenny A, Lahham S, Maasumi K.



BMC Med Educ. 2009 Jan 12;9:3. Evaluation of a thoracic ultrasound training module for the detection of pneumothorax and pulmonary edema by prehospital physician care providers. Noble VE, Lamhaut L, Capp R, Bosson N, Liteplo A, Marx JS, Carli P.


Ecografia Polmonare

J Ultrasound Med. 2009 Feb;28(2):163-74. Sonographic interstitial syndrome: the sound of lung water. Soldati G, Copetti R, Sher S.

Chest 2006 130; 533-538. Chest Ultrasonography in Lung Contusion* G.Soldati et al.

Cardiovascular Ultrasound 2012, 10:49 Page 2 of 8

http://www.cardiovascularultrasound.com/content/10/1/49 . Rapid evaluation by lung-cardiac-inferior vena cava (LCI) integrated ultrasound for differentiating heart failure from pulmonary disease as the cause of acute dyspnea in the emergency setting.  Katsuya Kajimoto1*, Keiko Madeen1, Tomoko Nakayama2, Hiroki Tsudo3, Tadahide Kuroda1 and Takashi Abe3

Chest 2011; 139(5):1140–1147. Can Chest Ultrasonography Replace Standard Chest Radiography for Evaluation of Acute Dyspnea in the ED? Maurizio Zanobetti , MD ; Claudio Poggioni , MD ; and Riccardo Pini , MD

Chest 2011;140;859-866. Diagnosis of Pneumothorax by Radiography and Ultrasonography : A Meta-analysis

Wu Ding, Yuehong Shen, Jianxin Yang, Xiaojun He and Mao Zhang

J Ultrasound Med 2012; 31:823–826Lung Ultrasound in Evaluation of Pneumonia Michael Blaivas

Case reports


Critical Ultrasound Journal 2012 4:3. doi:10.1186/2036-7902-4-3. Emergency department ultrasonography guided long-axis antecubital intravenous cannulation: How to do it. David C Riley* and Steven Garcia

Case Reports in Emergency Medicine Volume 2012, Article ID 794019, 5 pages doi:10.1155/2012/794019 Detection of Acute Pulmonary Embolism by Bedside Ultrasound in a Patient Presenting in PEA Arrest: A Case Report Hangyul Chung-Esaki, Roneesha Knight, Jeanne Noble, RalphWang, and Zlatan Coralic

Emerg Med Clin N Am 29 (2011) 759–787 doi:10.1016/j.emc.2011.08.002. Emergency Echocardiography. Anthony J. Weekes, MDa,b,*, Dale P. Quirke, MDc


Paesi in via di sviluppo


International Journal of Emergency Medicine 2011, 4:72 http://www.intjem.com/content/4/1/72

Review article: Use of ultrasound in the developing world Stephanie Sippel1, Krithika Muruganandan1*, Adam Levine1 and Sachita Shah2