Karen Kumar, a prominent medical malpractice attorney and partner with Hicksons’ Lawyers Health Law Team in New South Wales, Australia, discusses consent and regional anesthesia from a legal perspective. What is required at law for a person to validly consent to a medical procedure is well known ...
Dr. Rob Raw discusses regional anesthesia considerations for shoulder girdle surgery. Utilizing a series of interesting clinical cases throughout the lecture Dr. Raw reviews pertinent anatomy and highlights a multitude of peripheral nerve block and infiltration techniques including phrenic-sparin...
Dr. Mark Zimmerman, an anesthesiologist at the Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital (MOSH), discusses multimodal anesthesia strategies to complement regional anesthesia techniques to enhance your block and protect your patient.
In this VIP lecture video Dr. Colette Curtis, the Director of Acute Pain Management at Emory University, discusses multimodal analgesia. Dr. Curtis highlights the opioid crisis our country currently faces and reviews evidence-based acute pain management strategies with a focus on non-narcotic ana...
In this Blockjocks VIP Lecture Dr. Stephen Haskins, an Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist at the Hospital for Special Surgery and Point-of-Care Ultrasound (PoCUS) expert, discusses the role of lung ultrasound in a regional anesthesia practice.
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In this new BLOCKJOCKS VIP Lecture Dr. Jerry Jones, an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center in Memphis, discusses the benefits of continuous perineural catheters including improved patient outcomes, impact on the overall health care system, o...
Adductor Canal Catheters for TKA & ACL Reconstructions
In this new VIP lecture video Dr. Sonia Szlyk, the director or regional anesthesia for the North American Partners in Anesthesia mid-Atlantic division, discusses perioperative considerations for the placement of adductor canal catheters for postoperative pain control for total knee replacements a...
In this new VIP lecture video Dr. Sylvia Wilson, an associate professor of anesthesiology at the Medical University of South Carolina, discusses various proximal techniques for blocking the sciatic nerve.
VIP Lecture Series: Dr. Tony Tsai, a regional anesthesia specialist at Mt. Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center in NYC, discusses the placement of supraclavicular blocks, with a focus on the steps that should be considered to minimize the risks of the technique.
Ultrasound of the Spine for Lumbar Neuraxial Blockade
VIP Lecture Series: Dr. Ki Jinn Chin, an associate professor of anesthesiology at the University of Toronto, reviews ultrasound for lumbar neuraxial blockade, including sonoanatomy, evidence, and clinical technique.
VIP Lecture Series: Dr. Michael Herrick, an assistant professor of anesthesiology at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, discusses his department's approach for placing continuous interscalene catheters for perioperative analgesia.
Local Anesthesia Additives in Perineural Analgesia
VIP Lecture Series: Dr. Jaime Baratta, the director of Regional Anesthesia at Jefferson Medical College, discusses the mechanism, safety, and efficacy of various local anesthetic additives aimed to prolong the duration of single injection nerve blocks.
Three Approaches to Ultrasound Guided Sciatic Nerve Blocks
VIP Lecture Series: Dr. Emily Lin, an anesthesiologist with North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) in New York City, discusses three different approaches to ultrasound-guided sciatic nerve blocks: popliteal, anterior, and subgluteal.
VIP Lecture Series: Dr. Nishant Shah, a regional anesthesia specialist with Park Ridge Anesthesiology Associates in Chicago, discusses local anesthetic systemic toxicity, including it's mechanism, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment.
VIP Lecture Series: Dr. Paul Willoughby, Associate Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology at Stony Brook University Medical Center and past president of the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists, discusses how to create a culture of regional anesthesia at your medical center and within your ...
Effects of Dexamethasone as a Local Anesthetic Adjuvant on Brachial Plexus Blocks
VIP Lecture Series: Dr. Stephen Choi MD, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at the University of Toronto, discusses the evidence for the safety and efficacy of dexamethasone as a local anesthetic adjuvant for brachial plexus blocks.
Chest Wall Blocks- PECS I, PECS II, Serratus Plane, and Pectoral Intercostal Blocks
VIP Lecture Series: Dr. Vlad Frenk, an anesthesiologist at Stamford Hospital and instructor at the Stamford School of Regional Anesthesia (http://www.ssrausa.com), discusses the role of several innovative chest wall blocks: PECS I, PECS II, Serratus Plane, and Pectoral Intercostal blocks. These ...
Paravertebral Blocks & Catheters with Classic and Ultrasound Techniques
VIP Lecture Series: Dr. Jason Brookman, MD, the Regional Anesthesia Fellowship Director at Johns Hopkins University, discusses paravertebral nerve blocks and continuous catheter techniques, both classic and ultrasound-guided approaches.
US-Guided Nerve Blocks & Anatomy of the Upper Extremity Above the Clavicle
VIP Lecture Series: Dr. Stuart Grant, Professor of Anesthesiology at Duke University Medical Center, discusses ultrasound-guided nerve blocks and anatomy of upper extremity above the clavicle, including interscalene and supraclavicular nerve blocks.
VIP Lecture Series: Dr. Laura Clark MD, Professor of Anesthesiology, Residency Program Director, & Director of Acute Pain & Regional Anesthesia at the University of Louisville, discusses the treatment of acute pain in the trauma patient.
VIP Lecture Series: Dr. Arthur Atchabahian, Professor of Anesthesiology at NYU, discusses the anatomy, technique, pearls and tips for the placement of adductor canal blocks using an array of literature references, cadaveric dissections after dye injections, 3-dimensional CT reconstructions, and ...