September 20, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm (Central Time)
The clinical utility of AFAST®, its target-organ approach, and its applied fluid scoring system may be applied to virtually all subsets of patients. The previously published T3 designation encompassed the traditional 3 subsets of Trauma, Triage (non-trauma), and Tracking (monitoring). The “T3” designation was created for veterinarians to avoid the onslaught of confusing acronyms for different patient subsets in human medicine. However, AFAST® has come into its own as “an extension of the physical examination”, and the T3 designation is no longer necessary.