Focused Lung Ultrasound (FLUS)
A virtual training scenario where healthcare professionals can practice performing and interpreting focused lung ultrasound (FLUS). The course includes a summary of the theoretical basic principles, a comprehensive practical review of the procedure, as well as interpretation of both normal and pathological ultrasound findings in patients with shortness of breath.
- Perform FLUS according to a 14-zone protocol
- Interpret normal ultrasound findings (lung sliding, curtain sign, etc.)
- Interpret pathological ultrasound findings related to common cardio-pulmonary diseases (pneumothorax, pleural effusion, cardiogenic pulmonary edema, etc.)
- Understand which findings require higher competence level UL evaluation
Doctors | Nurses