Point-of-Care Ultrasound

Welcome! This community focuses on the use of ultrasound to enhance patient care during a specific encounter or procedure.

AIUM Practice Guidelines for the Performance of Ultrasound Examinations

AIUM Official Statements


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Online Lectures

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New Horizons in Critical Care

Educational Events

Course: Point-of-Care and Critical Care Ultrasound: Incorporating Ultrasound in the Practice of Medicine • November 12-13, 2016 • Winston-Salem, NC


AIUM Webinar: Ultrasound Assessment of Native Renal Vessels
AIUM Webinar: Point of Care Ultrasound: Ocular Applications
AIUM Webinar: Ultrasound for Fluid Status
AIUM/ACP/SUSME Webinar: IMpocus - A Weekend on the Wards
AIUM/ACP/SUSME Webinar: Ultrasound of the Lung: What Is It and How Do I Use It On My Patient
AIUM Webinar: Lung Ultrasound for the Emergent Pediatric Patient

Video Programs for CME

Acute Cardiac Ultrasound Cases
AIUM Practice Parameter for the Performance of Ultrasound Examinations of the Head and Neck: Step-by-Step Video Tutorial for Performing Individual Examinations
Clinical Applications of Ultrasound Contrast: Part 1 and 2
Principles of Sonography and Doppler Ultrasound
Ultrasound After 5 PM
Ultrasound Evaluation of Vascular Emergencies

Journal CME Self-Study Tests

AIUM members may submit their tests online for free; nonmembers are charged a fee.

View all tests and corresponding articles.

Journal Articles

Point-of-Care Ultrasound


AIUM Consensus Report on Potential Bioeffects of Diagnostic Ultrasound

How to Interpret the Ultrasound Output Display Standard for Higher Acoustic Output Diagnostic Ultrasound Devices: Version 2

Medical Ultrasound Safety, Third Edition

Recommended Ultrasound Terminology, Third Edition

Routine Quality Assurance for Diagnostic Ultrasound Equipment


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