Training of Physicians in Critical Care Ultrasonography (CCUS)


About this study

The purpose of this study is to assess the improvement in physician’s knowledge and skill sets in ultrasonography after the implementation of simulation-based educational program.  

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:       

  • Critical care physicians including fellows and staff

Exclusion Criteria:      

  • Participants who are not willing to sign the research authorization form

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Kianoush Banaei Kashani, M.D., M.S.

Contact us for the latest status

Contact information:

Kianoush Banaei Kashani M.D., M.S.

(507) 538-7293

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