Focus on POCUS: Ultrasound in Delirium

Focus on POCUS: Ultrasound in Delirium

For other POCUS focused cases please see our ultrasound archives Case The next chart you pick up is for an 87 year-old female brought in by EMS from her nursing home for agitation and vomiting. She is afebrile and her vital signs are normal. She has a past medical...
Focus on POCUS: Palpitations and Dyspnea Post-AVR

Focus on POCUS: Palpitations and Dyspnea Post-AVR

A female in her 20’s presents to the emergency department 15 days after major cardiac surgery to repair a congenital aortic valve defect. Her chief complaint is palpitations and shortness of breath, which have been constant and ongoing for the last 4 days. She...