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NEWEST: Non-invasive Evaluation of an Arterial Pressure Waveform Using Ultrasound

Sponsor: Philips Healthcare

Principal Investigator at BMC: James Holsapple, MD

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Age over 18 years
  2. Patients presenting to the intensive care unit with an arterial line

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Pregnant women
  2. Inability to consent
  3. Inability for the study staff to access to neck
  4. Inability for the study staff to access to upper arms
  5. Inability to lie down
  6. Amputations
  7. History of any issues related to medical ultrasound (e.g., sensitive skin to ultrasound gel)
  8. Currently assisted by an intra-aortic balloon pump