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[…] This post was mentioned on Twitter by Scott. Scott said: One step closer to non-invasive sepsis care. This video will show you how to ultrasound the IVC for fluid status. http://su.pr/2HHAzB […]

David Marr
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Very very interesting video. Probably faster and more informative than dropping a central line and certatinly more save for the patient. I was wondering though just how this can work in a intubated patient? is there some place that you have already explained this?

emcrit
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David,

it is a bit tougher on intubated patients. expect to see a video on that exact topic very soon.

scott

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[…] show it can show subtle loss AJEM published this.  Emcrit has a video showing you how to do it here (IVC collapse). Its not too […]

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[…] yourself with this case-based Q&A: Bedside Echo in Pulmonary EmbolismIVC fillingThis video from Scott Weingart and emcrit.org shows how to visualise the IVC to check for fluid responsiveness:What to look for:An IVC diameter […]

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[…] The video on ultrasound assessment for filling status of the IVC is here […]

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