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. Relationship of the Built Environment on Nursing Communication Patterns in the Emergency Department: A Task Performance and Analysis Time Study
  2. 3D printed temporal bone as a tool for otologic surgery simulation
  3. Development of a Novel Emergency Department Mapping Tool
  4. Design-thinking, making, and innovating: Fresh tools for the physician's toolbox
  5. Frequent emergency department visitors are frequent primary care visitors and report unmet primary care needs
  6. How Multidimensional Health Locus of Control predicts utilization of emergency and inpatient hospital services
  7. Posthumously assessing a homeless population: Services use and characteristics
  8. Ultrasound measurement of inferior vena cava collapse predicts propofol-induced hypotension
  9. Confirmatory factor analysis and invariance testing between Blacks and Whites of the Multidimensional Health Locus of Control scale
  10. Risk factors associated with difficult venous access in adult ED patients
  11. Association between multiple IV attempts and perceived pain levels in the emergency department
  12. The urban homeless: Super-users of the emergency department
  13. Clinician-performed beside ultrasound for the diagnosis of traumatic pneumothorax
  14. Resuscitation of the pregnant patient: What is the effect of patient positioning on inferior vena cava diameter?
  15. Child with painful palmar mass
  16. Decrease in central venous catheter placement due to use of ultrasound guidance for peripheral intravenous catheters
  17. Emergency ultrasound-guided pericardiocentesis using a high-frequency linear array transducer to improve needle tip visualization
  18. Soft tissue foreign body removal technique using portable ultrasonography
  19. The effect of vessel depth, diameter, and location on ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous catheter longevity
  20. Emergency Ultrasound Usage Among Recent Emergency Medicine Residency Graduates of a Convenience Sample of 14 Residencies
  21. Factors associated with use of urban emergency departments by the U.S. homeless population
  22. Directed bedside transthoracic echocardiography: preferred cardiac window for left ventricular ejection fraction estimation in critically ill patients
  23. The utility of handheld ultrasound in an austere medical setting in Guatemala after a natural disaster.
  24. Intensivist bedside ultrasound (INBU) for volume assessment in the intensive care unit: A pilot study