E. Goldberg's scientific contributions

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Lung ultrasound could facilitate the triage of patients with suspected COVID‐19 infection admitted to the emergency room. We developed a predictive model for COVID‐19 diagnosis based on lung ultrasound and clinical features. We used ultrasound to image the lung bilaterally at two anterior sites, one and two hands below each clavicle, and a posterol...


... At the same time, the use of LUS, due to its advantages, is rapidly increasing both in the ED and in the inpatient setting for early triage and follow-up of suspected and confirmed COVID-19 patients. [16][17][18][19][20][21] However, more than 2 years after the first identified case of SARS-CoV-2, 21 the diagnostic accuracy of each imaging technique and the relationship between LUS and chest HRCT is debated. The most recent Cochrane review on thoracic imaging in COVID-19 6 reports high sensitivity and low/moderate specificity for both LUS and HRCT. ...