Point of Care Ultrasound: Pediatric Lung

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Course Credit: 2 hours

Case Goals

  1. List indications for performing a pediatric lung point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS)
  2. Describe the technique for performing lung POCUS
  3. Recognize anatomical landmarks and artifacts related to lung POCUS
  4. Interpret signs of a consolidation, interstitial fluid, effusion, and pneumothorax on POCUS
  5. Describe the limitations of lung POCUS


Read the ALiEM PEM POCUS Series: Pediatric Lung Ultrasound tutorial and then test your knowledge in the quiz below.

Course Authors

  • Dr. Joni E. Rabiner


  • Series Editor: Dr. Margaret Lin-Martore
  • Content Editors and Peer Reviewers: Dr. Margaret Lin-Martore, Dr. Ashkon Shaahinfar, Dr. Aaron Kornblith, Dr. Lilly Bellman

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