Emergency Medicine

[VIDEO] Learn How to Identify Three Common Lung Ailments Using Ultrasound

Earlier this month, we introduced Clarius Classroom, a free online resource featuring instructional POCUS (point-of-care ultrasound) videos. One of our primary contributors is Dr. Oron Frenkel, an emergency physician, ultrasound educator, and Chairman of the Clarius Medical Advisory Board. We also invite specialist physicians to share their expertise. This week, we’re sharing three short videos…

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[VIDEO] Learn How to Quickly Rule Out an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

This week we’re featuring another instructional POCUS (Point-of-Care Ultrasound) video with Dr. Oron Frenkel, an emergency physician, ultrasound educator, and Chairman of the Clarius Medical Advisory Board. In this one-minute video from our Clarius Classroom, Dr. Frenkel shows us how to quickly rule out the presence of an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), which most affects…

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[VIDEO] Introducing Clarius Classroom with 30+ New Educational Ultrasound Videos

Dr. Oron Frenkel, an emergency physician, ultrasound educator, and Chairman of the Clarius Medical Advisory Board, is on a mission to enable more clinicians to learn to effectively use point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS). This year, he’s been working with our team on a series of brief instructional videos. Together, we’re thrilled to announce the launch of…

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What 5 Medical Practitioners Have to Say about Clarius Image Quality

At Clarius, we understand that the best clinicians rely on great ultrasound images to treat patients with confidence. That’s why one of our core principles is to deliver handheld ultrasound imaging of the highest quality. It’s also why our wireless ultrasound systems are built with the same exceptional quality technology used in all high-end cart-based systems,…

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[VIDEO] Learn from a Master: Dr. Cook Presents Four Cases Captured with Ultrasound

Dr. Tom Cook has been training clinicians to properly use ultrasound imaging since before the turn of the century. A passionate educator, he co-founded 3rd Rock Ultrasound, one of the most popular point-of-care ultrasound training institutes in the United States. To teach his students, Dr. Cook uses Clarius HD ultrasound scanners to capture real-life cases from…

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Burnaby Now covers Clarius during the COVID-19 pandemic

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Clarius has been able to play a big part in helping frontline medical practitioners scan patient lungs for pneumonia. Cornelia Naylor of Burnaby Now had a chance to speak with Kris Dickie, VP of Research and Development at Clarius, to discuss how Clarius’ handheld ultrasound scanner has become very useful for…

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[VIDEO] Worldwide Demand for Handheld Ultrasound Rises

Emergency physicians around the world have experienced firsthand the effectiveness of ultrasound to screen for pneumonia and cardiac complications related to COVID-19.  As a result, Clarius and other handheld ultrasound companies have seen a surge in demand for their products. For example, to support rural and acute care physicians across the province of British Columbia,…

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COVID-19 and Point of Care Echocardiography

By Daniel J. Kim, MD FRCPC As the COVID-19 pandemic has evolved, it is clear that cardiovascular complications are common, including pathology like myocarditis, acute coronary syndrome (ACS), heart failure, cardiogenic shock, and venous thromboembolism (VTE).1 Echocardiography is an important tool in the assessment and monitoring of these complications. In fact, the American Society of…

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[VIDEO] POCUS in a Pandemic, a presentation on the use of lung ultrasound

“It’s hard to believe that COVID-19 was only confirmed as a pandemic by the World Health Organization on March 11th. Since then, lung ultrasound has come into prominence not just in the medical world but also in the mainstream world and the mainstream press,” Dan Kim, MD FRCPC Dr. Dan Kim is an emergency physician…

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