This portal brings together the latest medical literature and training resources addressing the safe and optimal delivery of ultrasound services during the rapidly evolving COVID-19 crisis.  These resources include protocols for protecting personnel, disinfecting equipment, safely administering ultrasound contrast or enhancing agents, and appropriately imaging the heart, lungs and other organ systems in highly vulnerable patients.

Disclaimer: ICUS recognizes the rapidly developing nature of health care during the current pandemic, and we remain committed to providing the global ultrasound community with practical information to help guide decision-making. Under these circumstances, ICUS cannot directly or indirectly endorse or validate the information provided in this portal. As always, the judgment of health care providers is paramount.

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Protections – Cleaning and safe handling

 


Echocardiography – Protections and Recommendations

 


Lung Imaging

 


Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS)

 


Obstetrics

 


American Medical Association (AMA) – Coding, reporting, payment