Bowel

  1. List the indications, contraindications, and limitations of CUS for Bowel Obstruction and Appendicitis.
  2. Identify clinically relevant sonographic anatomy of the small intestine, large intestine, appendix, iliac vessels and pelvic musculature.
  3. Preform the required sonographic protocols.
  4. Recognize common findings and pitfalls of ultrasound for bowel obstruction and appendicitis.

Introduction to Bedside Ultrasound
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