Thoracic Ultrasound


This module presents thoracic ultrasound at the point of care.

Upon completion of the lesson, participants should have a solid understanding of the application of ultrasound for several thoracic abnormalities.


This module is suitable for all healthcare professionals.

Prerequisite Modules

Introduction to Ultrasound

Ultrasound Basics

Aortic and IVC Ultrasound


The author is 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.