|Supine and Trendelenburg optimal
|Well maintained ultrasound machine with both low and high frequency probes
|Scanning of pleural, pericardial, perihepatic, perisplenic and pelvic locations
|Scanning of the lung via the 4 or 5 intercostal space to identify signs of pneumothorax (absent lung sliding, absent seashore sign, bar code sign, B-Lines/comet tails)
Currently clinicians do not require additional certification to conduct E-FAST. It is the recommendation of this Special Advisory Committee that clinician qualifications be endorsed for E-FAST.