Ultrasound in the diagnosis and management of pneumonia Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Pneumonia
  • Point-of-Care Systems
  • Ultrasonography

abstract

  • Point of care LUS is an invaluable tool in the diagnosis of multiple pulmonary conditions, including pneumonia. Its use in real time with clinical correlation makes it an ideal tool for rapid diagnosis, especially in situations with unstable patients or in low-resource settings.

publication date

  • January 2016

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/QCO.0000000000000247

PubMed ID

  • 26779775

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 223

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 29

number

  • 2