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Ultrasound of Aortic Dissection ArtworkFebruary 2017

Ultrasound of Aortic Dissection

How to do a Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) to assess for aortic dissection. Presented by Dr. Jacob Avila

4min
Chalazion Injection 2017 ArtworkFebruary 2017

Chalazion Injection 2017

Mel Herbert's chalazion saga continues, this time with an injection of steroid and 5-Fluorouracil to treat his recurrent chalazion. Procedure performed by ophthalmologist, Dr. Edward Lee.

4min
Fish Hook Removal ArtworkFebruary 2017

Fish Hook Removal

A technique for removing a fishhook using wire cutters. Presented by Drs. Jess Mason and Stephanie Benjamin at UCSF Fresno.

1min
Pelvic Binder Placement ArtworkFebruary 2017

Pelvic Binder Placement

Demonstration of the correct placement of a pelvic binder for an open book pelvic fracture with diastasis of the pubic symphysis. Presented by Dr. Jess Mason and Dr. Stewart Kerr.

1min
Pelvic Fractures ArtworkFebruary 2017

Pelvic Fractures

Some visual emphasis for Bad Pelvic Fractures from February 2017 EM:RAP

3min
Paracentesis ArtworkJanuary 2017

Paracentesis

The key steps to performing a paracentesis. Presented by Drs. Jess Mason and Andres Anaya at UCSF Fresno.

2min
Rapid IJ ArtworkNovember 2016

Rapid IJ

An overview of how to do a "Rapid IJ" aka "Easy IJ" as described on EMRAP November 2016, based on the article below. It's a quick and effective peripheral line, but in the internal jugular vein. Presented by Jess Mason, MD and thanks to UCSF Fresno Clinical Skills Lab.

2min
Trigger Point Injections ArtworkNovember 2016

Trigger Point Injections

A quick overview of how to do a trigger point injection for musculoskeletal back or neck pain, as described by Reuben Strayer and Rob Orman in EMRAP November 2016. Presented by Jess Mason, MD and Kathleen Cagle, NP. Thanks to UCSF Fresno emergency department.

1min
Ultrasound of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) ArtworkNovember 2016

Ultrasound of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)

How to do a Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) to assess for AAA. Presented by Dr. Jacob Avila of 5minsono.com and The Ultrasound Podcast.

6min
Wrist Arthrocentesis ArtworkOctober 2016

Wrist Arthrocentesis

A quick review of how to do a wrist arthrocentesis. Presented by Dr. Jess Mason and Dr. Dimitri Steblovsky at UCSF Fresno.

1min
Tips for Chest Tubes in Obese Patients ArtworkOctober 2016

Tips for Chest Tubes in Obese Patients

Here are six tips for placing chest tubes in obese patients, from EMRAP September 2016 with Drs. Kenji Inaba and Mizuho Spangler. Presented by Dr. Jess Mason.

1min
How To Set Up A Chest Drain ArtworkOctober 2016

How To Set Up A Chest Drain

This is an example how a single collection chest drain is setup. Each model will be a little different. This example does not have an autotransfusion option. Presented by Jess Mason, MD.

1min
Ultrasound of Pulmonary Edema ArtworkOctober 2016

Ultrasound of Pulmonary Edema

How to do a Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) to assess for pulmonary edema. Presented by Dr. Jacob Avila of 5minsono.com and The Ultrasound Podcast.

4min
Lumbar Puncture ArtworkSeptember 2016

Lumbar Puncture

The key steps to performing a successful lumbar puncture and a demonstration in a real patient. Presented by Jess Mason, MD.

4min
Ultrasound of Retinal vs Vitreous Detachment ArtworkSeptember 2016

Ultrasound of Retinal vs Vitreous Detachment

How to differentiate a retinal detachment from a vitreous detachment using bedside point of care ultrasound. Presented by Dr. Jacob Avila, MD

4min
Auricular Block ArtworkAugust 2016

Auricular Block

A method for a field block to anesthetize the ear. Presented by Jess Mason, MD.

1min
Ultrasound of Testicular Torsion ArtworkAugust 2016

Ultrasound of Testicular Torsion

An overview of the ultrasound findings in testicular torsion, grayscale and spectral analysis, and ultrasound guided manual detorsion. Corresponds to EMRAP September 2016. Presented by Dr. Robert Jones, Ultrasound Director at MetroHealth Medical Center.

3min
Dual Sequential Defibrillation ArtworkJune 2016

Dual Sequential Defibrillation

For patients in refractory V-fib you can try double sequential defibrillation. Here we show where to place the pads and how to do the procedure. Presented by Jess Mason, MD.

1min
Intraosseous Access with EZ-IO ArtworkMay 2016

Intraosseous Access with EZ-IO

How and where to place an EZ IO (intraosseous line) for vascular access. Presented by Jess Mason, MD.

3min
Lateral Canthotomy ArtworkMay 2016

Lateral Canthotomy

How to perform a lateral canthotomy. With illustrations and real patient video of the procedure. Presented by Jess Mason, MD. Procedure performed by Dr. Bryan Kaye.

2min
Overview of GI Tamponade Balloons ArtworkApril 2016

Overview of GI Tamponade Balloons

Side-by-side comparisons of the Linton, Sengstaken-Blakemore, and Minnesota tube. Presented by Jess Mason, MD.

3min
Placement of a Linton Tube for Bleeding Varices ArtworkApril 2016

Placement of a Linton Tube for Bleeding Varices

How to place a Linton tube for upper GI hemorrhage, by Jess Mason, MD.

5min
Chest Tube Placement ArtworkApril 2016

Chest Tube Placement

A quick step by step guide for tube thoracostomy. There are many methods for chest tube placement, suturing, and applying a dressing. Here's one method presented by Jess Mason, MD.

4min
LMA Supraglottic Airway ArtworkApril 2016

LMA Supraglottic Airway

How to place an LMA supraglottic airway, by Jess Mason, MD.

1min
King LT Supraglottic Airway ArtworkApril 2016

King LT Supraglottic Airway

How to place a King LT supraglottic airway, by Jess Mason, MD.

1min
Placement of a Blakemore Tube for Bleeding Varices ArtworkApril 2016

Placement of a Blakemore Tube for Bleeding Varices

How to place a Sengstaken-Blakemore tube for massive upper GI bleeding from esophageal or gastric varices. Presented by Jess Mason, MD.

4min
AirQ Supraglottic Airway ArtworkApril 2016

AirQ Supraglottic Airway

How to place an Air-Q supraglottic airway, by Jess Mason, MD.

47s
Real Footage of a Minnesota Tube Placement ArtworkApril 2016

Real Footage of a Minnesota Tube Placement

This clip shows the difficulty of inserting a Minnesota tube on a real patient. Footage courtesy of UCSF Fresno emergency medicine program. Presented by Jess Mason, MD

1min
ETAD Device to Secure Tubing ArtworkApril 2016

ETAD Device to Secure Tubing

Here is a demonstration of the Scott Weingart, MD method, where the use of a second ETAD is applied for maintaining traction during a variceal tamponade. Presented by Jess Mason, MD.

59s
Placement of a Minnesota Tube for Bleeding Varices ArtworkApril 2016

Placement of a Minnesota Tube for Bleeding Varices

How to place a Minnesota tube for massive upper GI bleeding from esophageal or gastric varices. Presented by Jess Mason, MD.

5min