COVID‑19 has caused great devastation in the past year. Multi‑organ point‑of‑care ultrasound (PoCUS) including lung ultrasound (LUS) and focused cardiac ultrasound (FoCUS) as a clinical adjunct has played a significant role in triaging, diagnosis and medical management of COVID‑19 patients. The expert panel from 27 countries and 6 continents with considerable experience of direct application of PoCUS on COVID‑19 patients presents evidence‑based consensus using GRADE methodology for the quality of evidence and an expedited, modified‑Delphi process for the strength of expert consensus.

 

https://ccforum.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13054-020-03369-5

 

Graphical synopsis of potentially useful applications of point-of-care ultrasound (PoCUS) in COVID-19 patients.

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