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. Ultrasound measurement of inferior vena cava collapse predicts propofol-induced hypotension
  2. Risk factors associated with difficult venous access in adult ED patients
  3. Association between multiple IV attempts and perceived pain levels in the emergency department
  4. The urban homeless: Super-users of the emergency department
  5. Images in emergency medicine. Child with painful palmar mass. Superficial palmar arch pseudoaneurysm
  6. Child with painful palmar mass
  7. Clinician-performed beside ultrasound for the diagnosis of traumatic pneumothorax
  8. Resuscitation of the pregnant patient: What is the effect of patient positioning on inferior vena cava diameter?
  9. Soft tissue foreign body removal technique using portable ultrasonography
  10. Decrease in central venous catheter placement due to use of ultrasound guidance for peripheral intravenous catheters
  11. The effect of vessel depth, diameter, and location on ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous catheter longevity
  12. Emergency ultrasound-guided pericardiocentesis using a high-frequency linear array transducer to improve needle tip visualization
  13. Factors associated with use of urban emergency departments by the U.S. homeless population
  14. Emergency Ultrasound Usage Among Recent Emergency Medicine Residency Graduates of a Convenience Sample of 14 Residencies
  15. Directed bedside transthoracic echocardiography: preferred cardiac window for left ventricular ejection fraction estimation in critically ill patients
  16. The utility of handheld ultrasound in an austere medical setting in Guatemala after a natural disaster.
  17. Intensivist bedside ultrasound (INBU) for volume assessment in the intensive care unit: A pilot study