Pleural Space & Lung / Courses
The curriculum on Assessment of Pleural Space and Lung covers in detail the principles and applications of pleural ultrasound. It reviews the literature, training guidelines, anatomy and the assessment of the pleural space for fluid. It describes the various types of simple and complex effusions and covers pleural effusion quantification as well as ultrasound-guided thoracentesis. The 2.5 hours of content is divided in 7 modules and contains 135 interactive multimedia questions.