Maintaining Training with Self-Ultrasound During COVID-19

      We read with interest the article “COVID-19 Impact on Well-Being and Education in Radiology Residencies: A Survey of the Association of Program Directors in Radiology” published in June 2020 describing the impact of COVID-19 on radiology education (
      • Robbins JB
      • England E
      • Patel MD
      • et al.
      COVID-19 impact on well-being and education in radiology residencies: a survey of the Association of Program Directors in Radiology.
      ). Like many radiology departments worldwide (
      • Chong A
      • Kagetsu N
      • Yen Andrew
      • et al.
      Radiology residency preparedness and response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
      ,
      • England E
      • Kanfi A
      • Fink C
      • et al.
      Radiology residency program management in the COVID era – strategy and reality.
      ,
      • Odedra D
      • Chahal BS
      • Patlas MN
      Impact of COVID-19 on Canadian Radiology Residency Training Programs.
      ), our department has also converted to using webinars and video platforms for teaching purposes. In addition, we have tried using self-ultrasound to maintain ultrasound training for our radiology residents and hope to share our experience with this aspect of radiology training.
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