EM PGY3

Welcome back for one last hoorah.  If you need a refresher, please review EM PGY1 or EM PGY2 Curricula.  This block of ultrasound will be dedicated to focusing on advanced techniques, including ultrasound guided nerve blocks, identification of cholecystitis, deep vein thrombosis, retinal detachment, vitreous hemorrhage, small bowel obstruction, appendicitis as well as calculation of optic nerve diameter.  As you did in second year, you will be responsible for reviewing qPath in addition to the afternoon scanning session.

Your requirements during this block are as follows:


Ultrasound Guided Nerve Blocks

Required Reading


Musculoskeletal Ultrasound


Ocular Ultrasound

Required Reading


Deep Vein Thrombosis Assessment

Required Reading


Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Ultrasound