Development and research of guidelines.
Seaberg, MD, FACEP, stated ‘ACEP has been the leading corporation to support the use of ultrasound by emergency physicians since 1996. ACEP has been working with AIUM through the years, and the recognition of the ACEP Emergency Ultrasound Guidelines by the AIUM will help to further the task of both companies to boost emergent patient care in the areas of diagnosis, treatment and individual safety. ‘.. ACEP Emergency Ultrasound Guidelines receive AIUM recognition Commensurate with the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine’s overarching mission of advancing the safe and effective usage of ultrasound in medicine through education, development and research of guidelines, the AIUM recognizes the American University of Emergency Physicians Policy Statement Crisis Ultrasound Guidelines as meeting the qualifications for performing ultrasound in the crisis setting. (more…)