Ultrasonography guidance can help make procedures safer and more effective, particularly in the intensive care setting. This article discusses techniques to optimize periprocedural ultrasonography and reviews common intensive care procedures for which ultrasonography can be used: vascular access procedures, paracentesis, thoracentesis, and pericardiocentesis.
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Symposium: Point-of-Care Ultrasonography in Critical Care: Part 2| September 15 2023
Ultrasonography-Guided Procedures in the Intensive Care Setting
Jeffrey C. Cruz, MD;
Jeffrey C. Cruz, MD
Jeffrey C. Cruz is Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology, Division of Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Temple University Hospital, Temple University Health System, 3401 N Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140 (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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Mark Edelstein, MD
AACN Adv Crit Care (2023) 34 (3): 201–206.
Jeffrey C. Cruz, Mark Edelstein; Ultrasonography-Guided Procedures in the Intensive Care Setting. AACN Adv Crit Care 15 September 2023; 34 (3): 201–206. doi: https://doi.org/10.4037/aacnacc2023551
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