Aorta and IVC

Synopsis

This module presents the visualization of the aorta and IVC using ultrasound.

Upon completion of the lesson, participants should have a solid understanding of the application of ultrasound for the aorta and IVC.

Audience

This module is suitable for all healthcare professionals.

Prerequisites

Introduction to Ultrasound

Ultrasound Basics

Author

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.