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  • Print publication year: 2014
  • Online publication date: February 2015

Chapter 6 - Pulmonary ultrasound

from Section 2 - Diagnostic ultrasound

Selected references

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Copetti, R., Cattarossi, L. (2007) The ‘double lung point’: an ultrasound sign diagnostic of transient tachypnea of the newborn. Neonatology 91: 203–9.
Khaled, A., Woo, M. Y., Vaillancourt, C. (2012) Test characteristics of ultrasonograpy for the detection of pneumothorax: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Chest 141: 703–8.
Kurian, J., Levin, T. L., Han, B. K., et al. (2009) Comparison of ultrasound and CT in the evaluation of pneumonia complicated by parapneumonic effusion in children. Am J Roentgenol 193: 1648–54.
Lichtenstein, D. A. (2009) Ultrasound examination of the lungs in the intensive care unit. Pediatr Crit Care Med 10: 693–8.
Lichtenstein, D. A., Mezière, G. A. (2008) Relevance of lung ultrasound in the diagnosis of acute respiratory failure: the BLUE protocol. Chest 134: 117–25.
Shah, V. P., Tunik, M. G., Tsung, J. W. (2012) Prospective evaluation of point-of-care ultrasonography for the diagnosis of pneumonia in children and young adults. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med December 10: 1–7. doi:10.1001/2013.jamapediatrics.107
Volpicelli, G., Elbarbary, M., Blaivas, M., et al. (2012) International evidence-based recommendations for point-of-care lung ultrasound. Intensive Care Med 38: 577–91.