CJEM Infographic: Use of POCUS in long bone fractures: a systematic review and meta-analysis

This month CanadiEM is featuring an article from the Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine (CJEM) that looks at the use of point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) in assessing long bone fractures (LBFs).1 The diagnosis and assessment of LBFs post-reduction is traditionally accomplished through plain radiographs taken at perpendicular angles to each other. However, some studies have suggested PoCUS may be used as a viable alternative. To address this question, Chartier et al. performed a systematic …

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