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! New Horizons in Critical Care

Educational Events

Course: Point-of-Care & General Medicine Ultrasound • July 23-24, 2016 • Portland, OR
Course: Point-of-Care and Critical Care Ultrasound: Incorporating Ultrasound in the Practice of Medicine • November 12-13, 2016 • Winston-Salem, NC


AIUM/ACP/SUSME Webinar: Ultrasound of the Lung: What Is It and How Do I Use It On My Patient
Lung Ultrasound for the Emergent Pediatric Patient
The Research is Done. Now, How Do I Write and Submit the Manuscript?

Video Programs for CME

Clinical Applications of Ultrasound Contrast: Part 1 and 2

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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