Critical Care Echocardiography: A Certification Pathway for Advanced Users


Editorial by Scott J. Millington et al. Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia Jan 16 2018

Despite the progress made in the acceptance of point-of-care ultrasound across multiple specialties,  "fundamental confusion persists surrounding the achievement of both competency and certification in POCUS".

In this editorial published in the canadian journal of anesthesia, leaders in the field of critical care ultrasound, discuss what this new certification pathway means for those practicing critical care echo.

this editorial is the "Canadian critical care perspective, with special consideration of the recently announced examination and certification pathway in advanced critical care echocardiography"

Citation: Millington SJ, Goffi A, Arntfield RT. Critical care echocardiography: a
certification pathway for advanced users. Can J Anaesth. 2018 Jan 16. PMID: 29340858.

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