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Table 1 Overview of the ultrasound curricular across all 4 years: M1–M4

From: The evolution of an integrated ultrasound curriculum (iUSC) for medical students: 9-year experience

M1 year M2 year M3 year M4 year
Anatomy Introduction to clinical medicine—pathophysiology Internal medicine clerkship Emergency medicine ultrasound elective
Physiology Pathology Family medicine clerkship Radiology elective with hands-on ultrasound
Neuroanatomy Physical diagnosisa Pediatrics clerkship Ultrasound independent study month elective
Problem-based learning Problem-based learning Surgery clerkship Capstone ultrasound course selective
   OB-GYN clerkship Acting internship with ultrasound access
   Emergency medicine selective  
   Critical care selective  
  1. aTwo voluntary physical diagnosis small groups initiated 2014