Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma (FAST)
A virtual training experience where doctors and medical students can practice focused trauma ultrasound (Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma, FAST). The training experience ranges from an introduction to basic ultrasound and peer-to-peer training in FAST with a virtual instructor to the opportunity to scan patients in the four different FAST zones and practice cases.
- Understanding of basic ultrasound
- Knowledge of FAST and understanding of the indications for the examination
- Ability to recognize free fluid in the pericardium and peritoneum on ultrasound
- Ability to perform a FAST examination.