Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Targeted Assessment of Shock Remember HIPP in ChildrenWeberding, Nathaniel T. DO; Marin, Jennifer R. MD, MScSection Editor(s): Deanehan, J. Kate MD, RDMS; Associate Editor Pediatric Emergency Care: August 2019 - Volume 35 - Issue 8 - p 575–578 doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000001891 Ultrasound Case Review Buy SDC Abstract Author InformationAuthors Article MetricsMetrics The differential diagnosis for patients presenting in shock can be broad, making rapid diagnosis and management challenging. We present a case of a medically complex patient with presumed septic shock, diagnosed with a large pericardial effusion with evidence of tamponade using the rapid ultrasound in shock and hypotension protocol. The point-of-care ultrasound examination allowed for more timely and definitive management. From the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA. Disclosure: The authors declare no conflict of interest. Reprints: Nathaniel T. Weberding, DO, 4401 Penn Ave, AOB 2nd Floor Suite 2400, Pittsburgh, PA 15224 (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). Supplemental digital content is available for this article. Direct URL citations appear in the printed text and are provided in the HTML and PDF versions of this article on the journal’s Web site (www.pec-online.com). Online date: July 9, 2019 Copyright © 2019 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.