Introduction to Point-of-care Ultrasound (POCUS)


This module provides an introduction to point of care ultrasound. It uses survey data and a case study to motivate students to understand the value in using ultrasound at the point of care.


This module is suitable for all healthcare professionals.


None. This module is the starting point for our ultrasound training materials.


We are lucky to have Dr. Chris Moore, Associate Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Yale University School of Medicine as our lead contributor and author. Dr. Moore is fellowship trained in emergency ultrasound and has founded and directed the Section of Emergency Ultrasound and the Yale Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship over the last fifteen years.