Peripheral Nerve Blocks: Principles and Practice

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9780071409186: Peripheral Nerve Blocks: Principles and Practice

From the experts at the New York School of Regional Anesthesia - one of the world's leading programs for practice, education, and research in the field - comes this concise, full-color tutorial for mastering or updating your expertise in nerve block techniques. Featuring 350 illustrations, including 175 life-like, full-color clinical photographs of actual patients, "Peripheral Nerve Blocks" provides the most practical, state-of-the-art guidance for most major nerve block procedures.A standardized, user-friendly format provides meticulous, step-by-step instructions for each procedure including: general considerations; indications; functional anatomy; patient positioning; equipment; choice of local anesthetic; distribution of anesthesia; surface and anatomical landmarks; single shot and continuous techniques; and, complications and how to avoid them. All chapters begin with a unique "Block at a Glance" feature that serves as a "flash card" and conveniently lists the most important, salient features of each block such as: indications, landmarks, equipment, anesthetic, and level of complexity.In addition, a separate "Keys To Success with Nerve Blocks" chapter conveniently summarizes general guidelines for selection of techniques. This work features: clear, accurate, step-by-step instructions for most major nerve block procedures in real patients; numerous detailed and clinically insightful descriptions and illustrations, without distracting theoretical considerations; brilliant, full-color original illustrations and clinical photographs that illuminate each procedure with unparalleled detail; numerous tips and goals specific to every procedure; tables with choice of local anesthetics specific for each nerve block procedure; separate chapters cover equipment and patient monitoring, essential anatomy, clinical pharmacology, neurologic complications, and more; and, suggested readings included in every chapter.Highly instructive, beautifully illustrated, and superbly written, "Peripheral Nerve Blocks" serves as your personal "hands-on" workshop to learn and utilize state-of-the-art nerve block techniques - an ever-increasing portion of your daily practice. It should be an integral part of your anesthesiology library.

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Featuring 350 illustrations, including 175 full-color clinical photographs of actual patients, this book provides guidance for most major nerve block procedures. It offers step-by-step instructions for each procedure including: general considerations; indications; functional anatomy; patient positioning; equipment; and, choice of local anesthetic.

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  • 1.A concise manual of techniques used in the increasingly important practice of nerve blocking. Readers get the step-by-step procedure without having to wade through academic or research text
  • 2.Authored by the two leading authorities in academic and clinical nerve blocking. Readers are getting state-of-the-art guidance from two experts they trust
  • 3.Four color format allows all the necessary anatomic and procedural detail to shine through on each and every page. The illustrations are all superb, of professional quality'and done and paid for.
  • 4.The content. This book fills a big current need in the residency and clinician market for trustworthy materials of new nerve blocking techniques
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