On 31 December 2019, China informed the World Health Organization (WHO) of a novel viral pneumonia in the city of Wuhan (Hubei). The WHO declared the COVID-19 outbreak a public health emergency of international concern (PHEIC) on 30 January 2020. Subsequently, on 12 March 2020, the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic(1).
Point-of-care lung ultrasound is performed at the patient’s bedside, and offers the trained clinician a rapid imaging adjunct to the chest X-ray
Wee Ming Peh,
Steffi Kang Ting Chan,
Yi Lin Lee,
Pravin Shivaji Gare,
Vui Kian Ho
Journal of Ultrasonography , ISSUE 81, e154–e158