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While point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) is being taught to emergency medical services (EMS) providers and is being utilized in the prehospital environment, a clear educational standard has not been established for this group. We conducted a review of the literature pertaining to prehospital ultrasound education in order to classify common educational themes and techniques, and to attempt to identify best practices in POCUS education for prehospital providers.


This poster was presented during the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center Education Day, 2018.



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