A 62-year-old female patient with a history of coronary artery disease (CAD), congestive heart failure, atrial fibrillation and cardiomyopathy was found unresponsive on the bathroom floor by her husband, who called 911.
A 55-year-old man arrived at the Emergency Department complaining of three weeks of progressively worsening, severe abdominal pain radiating to the back. On exam, his abdomen was firm, rigid, and tender from the epigastrium to the umbilicus.
A 33-year-old man presented for the second time to the Emergency Department for worsening pain in his lower back. He had visited the department a month earlier with the same complaint after helping a friend move.
Make Vscan* Ultrasound imaging an integral part of emergency medicine. Hand-held, light, and always in your pocket, Vscan lets emergency care clinicians add a visual inspection to the physical examination.
There is a clinical need to visualize blood flow and vessel wall structures in the diagnosis of various vascular diseases. Also, it is believed that the vessel architecture can be an important indicator for lesion or disease assessment.