Ultrasound for the Win! Emergency Medicine Cases: Volume 1 Book

Sep 23, 16
Ultrasound for the Win! Emergency Medicine Cases: Volume 1 Book

us4tw-book-cover Ultrasound for the WinThe Ultrasound for the Win! book, available now on Amazon and coming soon to the Apple iBooks Store, is a compilation of real ultrasound cases that have been featured on the blog’s Ultrasound for the Win! Series.

Who is this book for?

This collection of cases is geared towards anyone interested in learning more about point-of-care ultrasound, including medical students, residents, pre-hospital personnel, and physicians.

How can I use this book?

The book is a self-learning tool for students or residents that can be used as part of a curriculum in Emergency Medicine. The case-based format begins with case objectives, and encourages the reader to develop a differential diagnosis. As the cases progress, the reader learns how point-of-care ultrasound can narrow down the differential or provide a diagnosis, thus improving and expediting patient care.

The interactive iBook features video clips that allow the reader to see the actual clips that were obtained at the bedside from real patients.

Additionally, the book features Expert Peer-Review by physician leaders in the field of Point-of-Care Ultrasound including Dr. Chris Moore, Dr. Mike Mallin, Dr. Resa Lewiss, Dr. Mike Stone, and many more!


How do I reference this book?

Shih, Jeffrey and Lin, Michelle. Ultrasound for the Win! Emergency Medicine Cases: Volume 1. September 2016. ISBN: 978-0-9907948-6-8.


Author information

Jeffrey Shih, MD, RDMS

Director, Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship Program
Scarborough Health Network;
University of Toronto, Hospital for Sick Children;
Editor, Ultrasound for the Win Series
Academic Life in Emergency Medicine

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