CCH PGY2 Curriculum



PGY 2 Requirements

The focus of your second rotation is to build on skills honed during your first rotation, advancing to more difficult exams and echo. You should continue to practice US guided IVs this rotation as well. 

Applications to focus on: 
  • Aorta/IVC (goal 25)
  • Gallbladder (goal 25)
  • DVT (goal 25)
  • Echo (goal 25)
  • Ob/Gyn as many as you can find
  • Peripheral IV Insertion (goal of 5 during rotation)

Independent Study and Requirements
Most of your independent study will be based on SonoSim modules, listed below. You should also download the free Introduction to Bedside Ultrasound iBook by Mallin and Dawson, which is a fantastic resource and we highly recommend. 
  
Required Material: 
1)ACEP Imaging Compendium pgs 2-5
2)SonoSim Core Clinical Aorta/IVC Module and Test
Supplemental Material: Ultrasound Ninja Aorta Page, especially the indicated chapters in Introduction to Bedside Ultrasound


Required Material: 
1)ACEP Imaging Compendium pgs 6-11
2)SonoSim Core Clinical Cardiac Module and Test 
Supplemental Material: Ultrasound Ninja Echo and Resus Page especially the indicated chapters in Introduction to Bedside Ultrasound 

Required Material: 
1)ACEP Imaging Compendium pgs 30-34
2)SonoSim Core Clinical Intestinal/Biliary Module and Test 
Supplemental Material: Ultrasound Ninja Biliary Page especially the indicated chapters in Introduction to Bedside Ultrasound 

Required Material: 
1)ACEP Imaging Compendium pgs 50-55
2)SonoSim Anatomy & Physiology Leg Venous Module and Test
Supplemental Material: Mike Stone Practical US Series: Deep Venous Thrombosis, iBook, Chapters 1, 2 and 3. 
Ultrasound Ninja DVT Page, especially the indicated chapters in Introduction to Bedside Ultrasound

All iBooks are free to download and are available on the Red Team Conference Room iMac if you do not have access to an apple product at home. 

All tests must be completed by the end of your rotation.