Accession Number:

AD1087375

Title:

Prehospital Ultrasound: A Literature Review

Descriptive Note:

Conference Paper

Corporate Author:

59 MDW San Antonio United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2019-12-17

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this project was to report data related to the use of point of care ultrasound POCUS in the prehospital setting, military specific use of ultrasound in the combat setting, and device specific data. Methods A literature search was conducted to identify all reports of military use of POCUS, and all studies 2015-2019 where a device was named and used in civilian prehospital settings. In addition, a search was conducted to identify and describe current available devices for POCUS.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation
  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE