DIY Ultrasound Model: Procedure – Joint Injection
This page summarizes do-it-yourself (DIY) ultrasound models for teaching joint injection. Read more on the DIY ultrasound model compendium.
A Low-Cost, Reusable, Ballistic Gelatin Ultrasound Phantom for Simulation of Glenohumeral Intraarticular Injections1
|Materials||Ballistic gel, PVC shoulder joint model, plaster bandages, foley catheter, syringes, cake tin, hemostats, super glue, aluminum foil, red food coloring|
The authors created a simulated shoulder joint with hemarthrosis for joint injections. A PVC shoulder joint is placed in melted ballistic gel with an inserted foley to similar hemarthrosis.
Updated April 21, 2019
- 1.Shah A. A Low-Cost, Reusable, Ballistic Gelatin Ultrasound Phantom for Simulation of Glenohumeral Intraarticular Injections. Chen EH, ed. AEM Education and Training. February 2018:169-173. doi:10.1002/aet2.10081