Ultrasound Case of the Month
Elderly male with shoulder injury
An 80-year-old male is brought to the emergency department (ED) after tripping over his walker and falling to the ground...November 17, 2022
Young female with vaginal spotting
A 35-year-old female with no significant past medical history presents to the emergency department with one day of nausea and vomiting...September 1, 2021
Young female with abdominal pain
A 31-year-old female presented to the emergency department with acute-onset abdominal pain starting approximately one hour prior...August 30, 2021
Elderly male with vision loss
A 60-year-old male presents to the emergency department (ED) complaining of light flashes in the upper lateral quadrant of his right eye...April 1, 2021
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Point of Care Ultrasound Lectures
For Medical Students
Lectures from Phases 2 & 3, including:
• Ultrasound basics
• Thoracic ultrasound
• eFAST exam
• RUSH exam
• And more!
Introductory and advanced lectures:
• Cardiac & lung
• Renal & aorta
• Soft tissue
• And more!
Quick hitters for attending physicians:
• Lung ultrasound
• Foreign bodies
• Musculoskeletal (knee)
• Right ventricular enlargement
About the Authors
We are the Division of Emergency Ultrasound at the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine (DEM) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. We offer a robust educational point of care ultrasound curriculum to our medical students and emergency medicine residents, and offer a 1-year fellowship in Advanced Emergency Ultrasound.
Madtown Sono is our division’s educational hub for all things ultrasound—from educational lectures to blog posts and resources that we have specially curated for learners.