Main Resources

Official POCUS rotation website: University of Toronto Anesthesia POCUS rotation Portal. Accessible to U of T Residents only. Please contact Dr. Marco Silva (SBK) if unable to find your log-in credentials. An excellent set of webinar recordings curated by Dr. Alberto Goffi (Critical Care, SMH) on introductory and advanced POCUS topics. Requires free account to be approved by Dr. Goffi. Modules on various topics including POCUS. Good quality. Requires free registration.

Additional Resources Resources primarily for Perioperative TEE education but which may be of interest. Includes recorded lectures, references and slides.

Introductory Material

Basic Cardiac Anatomy for Ultrasound
1. Morphology of the heart base

Human Heart Base by APIL

2. Orientation of heart base in thorax; chambers, major vessels, relationship to esophagus & airway

Whole Heart Blood Pool Model by APIL

3. Standard echocardiographic imaging planes in 3D (12 clips)

Theme: Overlay by Kaira