Servicios Médicos de Emergencia

Ultrasound AI Breakthrough: Clarius is First to Detect Anatomy and Auto Select Preset for an Instant Window into the Body

With Clarius Ultrasound App V8.0, we’re excited to announce the first ultrasound systems that uses AI (artificial intelligence) and machine learning to automatically detect body anatomy being scanned by clinicians. “We’ve labelled tens of thousands of ultrasound images within our vast database to achieve this exciting breakthrough, which will help clinicians to get the answers…

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[VIDEO] 6 Steps to Confirm a First Trimester Intrauterine Pregnancy Using Ultrasound

Emergency medicine and primary care physicians frequently see patients in the first 13 weeks of pregnancy. An intrauterine pregnancy can be quickly confirmed at the bedside with an ultrasound exam. As part of our Clarius Classroom POCUS (Point-of-Care) video series, Dr. Oron Frenkel, an emergency physician and ultrasound educator, demonstrates how to quickly identify an…

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[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] 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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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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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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[VIDEO] Brush up on How to Perform an eFAST Exam

With COVID-19 overburdening healthcare systems around the globe, we’re hearing from clinicians in all practices about the benefits of using handheld ultrasound at the point of care. Last week, we recorded new videos with Dr. Daniel Kim, MD FRCPC, which you may find useful to triage or monitor patients. While Dr. Kim was using a…

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[VIDEO] Why Handheld Ultrasound is a Safer Option for Infection Control

It’s no secret that cleaning traditional ultrasound scanners is a challenge at the best of times. Fortunately, clinicians now have access to a variety of handheld ultrasound systems that are easy to cover and disinfect. For example, Clarius scanners can be fully encased in a sterile cover or even a Ziploc bag. Option 1: Cover…

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[VIDEO] How to Scan the Lungs with Ultrasound

Our team worked with Dr. Dan Kim, a Vancouver emergency medicine physician, to record a quick lung exam tutorial using Clarius ultrasound.  Dr. Kim scanned a healthy model during the video. Please refer to the exam shown below from our cases page to see a clip of a lung with pneumonia captured with a Clarius…

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