STORM Ultrasound

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STORM ultrasound

Resources:

STORM Course Manual


STORM PHYSICS Lecture


STORM INSTRUMENTATION Lecture

Accreditation Program:

  • STORM Course attendance.
  • Image accumulation.

Images saved & exported from ultrasound (see Helpful Tips, below).

Complete AirMaestro database entry
#1 – Click on “Ultrasound” tab
#2 – Enter interpretation tabs & notes
#3 – Upload images

STORM - AirMaestro entry

Minimum requirements met…

STORM scan requirements

Positive scans:
EFAST
Free abdominal, pleural or pericardial fluid OR pneumothorax.

ECHO
Scans performed in the setting of cardiac arrest or haemodynamic compromise (of the total 50 echo studies reviewed two cases of each of the following must be identified; tamponade, massive PE, LV systolic failure, hypovolaemia/distributive shock).

  • Image review with senior clinician

Inform your ultrasound supervisor when cases uploaded (case or MRU number)

Review images + obtain feedback on scans.

  • Exit examination

Observed complete EFAST or ECHO study with ultrasound-supervisor.

  • Obtain certification !!

Helpful Tips:

Have a dedicated USB stick for the sole purpose of storing your images…
Frequently, USBs used for multiple purposes are rejected by US-machines & you risk losing your precious scans.

Basic use of the Sonosite M-turbo…

Save your images…

STORM - Saving image

Export your images to USB…

STORM - Exporting image

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