Neuroanesthesia fellow Dr. Angela Builes and Mayo Clinic researchers publish ultrasonography study in Advances in Anesthesia

Advances in Anesthesia. Published online September 5, 2015. 

Current practical applications of ultrasonography in surgical anesthesia

Ratzlaff RA, Builes A, Diaz-Gomez JL.advances_anesthesia


Ultrasonography in surgical anesthesia (USA) can be a procedural, a diagnostic, and potentially a monitoring tool that facilitates the perioperative management of surgical patients.


Focused cardiac ultrasonography; Lung ultrasonography; Gastric ultrasonography; Optic nerve ultrasonography; Airway ultrasonography

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