Aging Emergency Physician, enjoying second childhood playing with soundwaves. Lead investigator in BLUE Team LUS+2014 multicentre study into the usefulness of lung ultrasound to diagnose heart failure.
Underlying motivation is the chance to teach good scanning habits to anyone who wants to learn.
Brisbane Lung Ultrasound Evaluation Team is researching the use of lung ultrasound, as an alternative to chest xray. We are starting with the easiest technique - identifying heart failure, and plan to move to other lung conditions if the first proves helpful to patient care.