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RUSH Protocol

Rapid Ultrasound for Shock and Hypotension (RUSH) The HIMAP protocol was originally published by Weingart et al in 2009 after being discussed publicly in lecture format. The original article appears here.  The protocol examines the following areas: H – Heart (parasternal and four-chamber views) I – Inferior Vena Cava (for volume responsiveness) M – Morison’s pouch (i.e., FAST exam) and views of thorax

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