Thomas G Costantino

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonography-guided peripheral intravenous access versus traditional approaches in patients with difficult intravenous access
    Thomas G Costantino
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 46:456-61. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of emergency medicine ultrasound in the evaluation of abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Thomas G Costantino
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140, USA
    J Emerg Med 29:455-60. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The diagnosis of aortic dissection by emergency medicine ultrasound
    John P Fojtik
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140, USA
    J Emerg Med 32:191-6. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided peripheral venous access vs. the external jugular vein as the initial approach to the patient with difficult vascular access
    Thomas G Costantino
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Emerg Med 39:462-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Randomized trial comparing intraoral ultrasound to landmark-based needle aspiration in patients with suspected peritonsillar abscess
    Thomas G Costantino
    From the Department of Emergency Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:626-31. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of ultrasound-guided and standard landmark techniques for knee arthrocentesis
    Jennifer L Wiler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Emerg Med 39:76-82. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Septic arthritis and bursitis: emergency ultrasound can facilitate diagnosis
    Thomas G Costantino
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140, USA
    J Emerg Med 32:295-7. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Images in emergency medicine. Traumatic abdominal wall hernias
    Trang Truong
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:182, 6. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Technique for emergency medicine bedside ultrasound identification of a radiolucent foreign body
    Anthony J Dean
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Emerg Med 24:303-8. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of success in emergency medicine ultrasound education
    Thomas G Costantino
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19128, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:180-3. 2003

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonography-guided peripheral intravenous access versus traditional approaches in patients with difficult intravenous access
    Thomas G Costantino
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 46:456-61. 2005
    ..A technique using real-time ultrasonographic guidance by 2 physicians was compared with traditional approaches using palpation and landmark guidance...
  2. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of emergency medicine ultrasound in the evaluation of abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Thomas G Costantino
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140, USA
    J Emerg Med 29:455-60. 2005
    ..4 mm (95% CI 3.7-5.5 mm). Regression of EUS on RAD diameters is strongly correlated, with R(2)=0.92. EM residents with appropriate training can accurately determine the presence of AAA as well as the maximal aortic diameter...
  3. ncbi request reprint The diagnosis of aortic dissection by emergency medicine ultrasound
    John P Fojtik
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140, USA
    J Emerg Med 32:191-6. 2007
    ..This article reports the use of Emergency ultrasound in a series of five aortic dissections discovered with a limited, yet timely viewing of the aorta and heart by emergency physicians...
  4. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided peripheral venous access vs. the external jugular vein as the initial approach to the patient with difficult vascular access
    Thomas G Costantino
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Emerg Med 39:462-7. 2010
    ..Recently, some EPs have used ultrasound (USIV) to gain peripheral access...
  5. doi request reprint Randomized trial comparing intraoral ultrasound to landmark-based needle aspiration in patients with suspected peritonsillar abscess
    Thomas G Costantino
    From the Department of Emergency Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:626-31. 2012
    ..Secondary objectives included the successful aspiration of purulent material in those patients with a PTA in each arm, the use of computed tomography (CT) scanning in each arm, and the otolaryngology (ENT) consultation rate in each arm...
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of ultrasound-guided and standard landmark techniques for knee arthrocentesis
    Jennifer L Wiler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Emerg Med 39:76-82. 2010
    ..Ultrasound is a useful adjunct to many Emergency Department (ED) procedures. Arthrocentesis is typically performed using a landmark technique but ultrasound may provide an opportunity to improve arthrocentesis performance...
  7. ncbi request reprint Septic arthritis and bursitis: emergency ultrasound can facilitate diagnosis
    Thomas G Costantino
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140, USA
    J Emerg Med 32:295-7. 2007
    ..Ultrasound provides a means for the emergency physician to establish the diagnosis more readily...
  8. doi request reprint Images in emergency medicine. Traumatic abdominal wall hernias
    Trang Truong
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:182, 6. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Technique for emergency medicine bedside ultrasound identification of a radiolucent foreign body
    Anthony J Dean
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Emerg Med 24:303-8. 2003
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  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of success in emergency medicine ultrasound education
    Thomas G Costantino
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19128, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:180-3. 2003
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