Bon S. Ku, MD

Bon S. Ku, MD

Contact Dr. Ku

1020 Sansom Street
Thompson Building, Suite 239
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-6844
(215) 923-6225 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Frequent emergency department visitors are frequent primary care visitors and report unmet primary care needs
  2. How Multidimensional Health Locus of Control predicts utilization of emergency and inpatient hospital services
  3. Posthumously assessing a homeless population: Services use and characteristics
  4. Ultrasound measurement of inferior vena cava collapse predicts propofol-induced hypotension
  5. Confirmatory factor analysis and invariance testing between Blacks and Whites of the Multidimensional Health Locus of Control scale
  6. Risk factors associated with difficult venous access in adult ED patients
  7. Association between multiple IV attempts and perceived pain levels in the emergency department
  8. The urban homeless: Super-users of the emergency department
  9. Child with painful palmar mass
  10. Images in emergency medicine. Child with painful palmar mass. Superficial palmar arch pseudoaneurysm
  11. Clinician-performed beside ultrasound for the diagnosis of traumatic pneumothorax
  12. Resuscitation of the pregnant patient: What is the effect of patient positioning on inferior vena cava diameter?
  13. Soft tissue foreign body removal technique using portable ultrasonography
  14. Decrease in central venous catheter placement due to use of ultrasound guidance for peripheral intravenous catheters
  15. The effect of vessel depth, diameter, and location on ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous catheter longevity
  16. Emergency ultrasound-guided pericardiocentesis using a high-frequency linear array transducer to improve needle tip visualization
  17. Emergency Ultrasound Usage Among Recent Emergency Medicine Residency Graduates of a Convenience Sample of 14 Residencies
  18. Factors associated with use of urban emergency departments by the U.S. homeless population
  19. Directed bedside transthoracic echocardiography: preferred cardiac window for left ventricular ejection fraction estimation in critically ill patients
  20. The utility of handheld ultrasound in an austere medical setting in Guatemala after a natural disaster.