Chapter 15. Training in Emergency Ultrasound

  1. Adam Brooks1,
  2. Jim Connolly2 and
  3. Otto Chan3
  1. Susie Hewitt,
  2. Michael R Marohn and
  3. David Wherry

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755822.ch15

Ultrasound in Emergency Care

Ultrasound in Emergency Care

How to Cite

Hewitt, S., Marohn, M. R. and Wherry, D. (2004) Training in Emergency Ultrasound, in Ultrasound in Emergency Care (eds A. Brooks, J. Connolly and O. Chan), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470755822.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Division of Traumatology and Surgical Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, USA

  2. 2

    Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK

  3. 3

    Royal London Hospital, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727917317

Online ISBN: 9780470755822



  • emergency ultrasound;
  • training;
  • ultrasound certification;
  • abdominal ultrasound;
  • rectal ultrasound


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • An American perspective

  • Practical advice on getting started

  • Ultrasound in the UK — forces for change

  • Training in emergency ultrasound in the UK — the next steps

  • Summary