ResearchPad - echocardiography-in-covid-19-patients https://www.researchpad.co Default RSS Feed en-us © 2020 Newgen KnowledgeWorks <![CDATA[Tablet-Based Limited Echocardiography to Reduce Sonographer Scan and Decontamination Time during the COVID-19 Pandemic]]> https://www.researchpad.co/article/N3682dd27-fc01-4a36-b42c-9f985903418c •Handheld ultrasound is an effective alternative in patients with COVID-19.•A majority of handheld studies are sufficient to guide management in these patients.•Study time is markedly reduced (79% less), thereby reducing sonographer exposure.•A contrast agent can be used to enhance image fidelity when necessary.

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