Emergency Medicine

Learn how emergency medicine physicians use ultrasound in their everyday practice.


We are pleased to welcome you to GE’s dedicated ultrasound website for emergency medicine!

We want to make it simple for you to access clinically relevant information that can help you successfully incorporate ultrasound into your practice or continue your search for topics to help advance your knowledge. This is a site designed specifically for you, the emergency medicine physician, to provide one-stop access to ultrasound information.

We hope you find this site valuable. Please contact us if there are other topics that you’d like added to this site.

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Exceptional images. Expert tools. Versatile designs. GE Healthcare’s portfolio of ultrasound systems help you care for patients.


Venue includes automated tools that enable you to get the information you need to make fast decisions when triaging patients.

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Venue* 50 Ultrasound
The Venue* 50 ultrasound offers
an intuitive user experience in a simple,
fast and precise tablet.

LOGIQ S8 with XDclear
LOGIQ S8 with XDclear

The balance of price and performance in a lightweight, portable design. Now part of the XDclear* family.

NextGen LOGIQ e
The NextGen LOGIQ e Ultrasound offers console performance, with crisp images in a portable format that's simple, fast and precise.

Simple Fast Precise. 
Empowering Point of Care.

Vscan Extend

Simple. Fast. Precise.

LOGIQ S7 with XDclear
The LOGIQ S7 with XDclear is designed for practices with high expectations for both performance and value.


The following organizations, books and websites have been gathered to provide you with a breadth of options for professional support and ongoing education.


Practice Guidelines

Education Webplaces


Other Resources 


The following educational information is tailored specifically to the use of ultrasound in emergency medicine, and can be found online. To obtain more information about any of the topics listed below, click on the web site link provided.

DVD Programs (Fees may be assessed.)

Tutorials (Fees may be assessed.)

Other Online Video Resources (Fees may be assessed.)


We've identified the following ultrasound courses designed specifically for emergency medicine physicians. To obtain more information about the courses listed below, click on the web site link provided.

SCCM Critical Care Ultrasound Courses
July 30-31, 2017
Chicago, Illinois
View course website to register.

Introduction to Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound
February 27-March 1, 2017
September 11-13, 2017
St. Pete Beach, Florida

This hands-on emergency ultrasound course is intended for any medical professional involved with performing emergency ultrasound examinations. Participants may include (but is not limited to ): emergency, trauma, critical care, surgeons, hospitalists, internal medicine, primary care physicians, PA’s and sonographers.
View course website to register.

Advanced Emergency Medicine Ultrasound & Critical Care Ultrasound
September 14-15, 2017
St. Pete Beach, Florida

The advanced emergency and critical care ultrasound course is designed to build on the knowledge base of experienced emergency ultrasound professionals.
View course website to register.

Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound
The Emergency Ultrasound Course is a two day introductory course that covers all the primary applications of emergency ultrasound. The course is arranged so lectures are given in the morning with concentrated hands on lab experience in the afternoon both days. 

October 13-14, 2017
Columbia, South Carolina

November 10-11, 2017
Las Vegas, Nevada

November 4-5, 2017
Boston, Massachusetts

December 9-10, 2017
Charleston, South Carolina
View course website to register.

Basic Emergency Medicine Ultrasound
September 27-28, 2017
October 18-19, 2017
December 6-7, 2017
Ohio ACEP Education Center
Columbus, Ohio

This course is designed to provide extensive training in the basic uses of ultrasound as an adjunct to patient care in a busy emergency department. More than eight hours of hands-on scanning practice are incorporated into this two-day course developed and taught by nationally known leaders in the area of ultrasound.
View course website to register.

Advanced Emergency Medicine Ultrasound
October 20, 2017
Ohio ACEP Education Center
Columbus, Ohio

This 1-day course is designed to meet the needs of emergency medicine professionals that already have a good working knowledge of ultrasound. 
View course website to register

Emergency Medicine Ultrasound/Point of Care Ultrasound
June 19, 2017
July 27, 2017
August 24, 2017
September 25, 2017
October 26, 2017
November 27, 2017
December 18, 2017
Houston, Texas
View course website to register.

Advanced Emergency Medicine Ultrasound/Next Level Point of Care Ultrasound
July 29, 2017
August 26, 2017
September 27, 2017
October 28, 2017
November 29, 2017
December 20, 2017
Houston, Texas
View course website to register.

Ultrasound-Guided Vascular Access Live Webinar
August 25, 2017
Gulf Coast Ultrasound Institute

The ultrasound-guided vascular access training combines a comprehensive review of ultrasound fundamentals, guidance techniques, ultrasound vessel differentiation.
View webinar website to register.

Pediatric Emergency & Critical Care Ultrasound Live Webinar
August 21-22, 2017
Gulf Coast Ultrasound Institute 

Webinar objectives include: Increase the participant’s knowledge to better perform and/or interpret pediatric emergency & critical care ultrasound examinations.
View webinar website to register.

Courses from Keith Mauny and Associates Ultrasound Training
View course website to register.

On Site Courses
The Introductory Course (2 days)
The Advanced Ultrasound Course
The Vascular Access Ultrasound Course
The Trauma Ultrasound Course
Ultrasound Course 1 or 2 Day

Major Meetings
American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST)
October 28 – November 1, 2017
Toronto, Canada
View website to register.

American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
October 29 – November 1, 2017
Washington DC
View website to register.


The information on this page is provided for informational purposes only. GE does not endorse any third parties or specific techniques.