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16th Annual NYSORA Fall Symposium in NYC


Event Details 16TH ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM ON REGIONAL ANESTHESIA, PAIN AND PERIOPERATIVE MEDICINE September 23-24, 2017 Hilton Midtown | New York, New York Register Now About the Symposium This Symposium is structured to offer a comprehensive update on the latest developments…

Infraclavicular Brachial Plexus

Ultrasound Images

   Infraclavicular Brachial Plexus Ultrasound transducer position to image the infraclavicular brachial plexus transverse view Ultrasound image of the lateral and posterior cords of the brachial plexus transverse view Ultrasound image of the labeled lateral and posterior cords of the…

Ultrasound-Guided Interscalene Brachial Plexus Block

Upper Extremity

Figure 1: Ultrasound-guided interscalene brachial plexus block; transducer and needle position to obtain the desired ultrasound image for an in-plane approach. Essentials   Indications: shoulder and upper arm surgery   Transducer position: transverse on neck, 3-4 cm superior to clavicle, over external…

NYSORA Nerve Blocks Teaching Poster


Contributors to the NYSORA Nerve Blocks Teaching Poster: Chinese University of Hong Kong (Manoj Karmakar, MD), University of Miami (Ralph Gebhardt, MD ; Alex Visan, MD), KUL Leuven, BE (Cattherine Vandepitte, MD), Sainte-Anne Saint-Remi Clinic Bruxelles (Philippe Gautier, MD), Nagoya University,…

Sciatic Nerve Block: Transgluteal / Anterior Approach

Lower Extermity

A B Figure 1-1: (A) Needle insertion for the transgluteal (posterior) approach to sciatic nerve block. (B) Needle insertion for anterior sciatic block. Essentials Transgluteal (Posterior) Approach Indications: surgery on the knee, tibia, ankle, and foot Landmarks: greater trochanter, superior…

Bier Block


Figure 1: Intravenous regional anesthesia: Injection of local anesthetic and placement of the tourniquet. Essentials Indications: short operative procedures for the extremities; pain therapy (e.g., treatment of recurrent complexpain    syndrome); treatment of hyperhidrosis Local anesthetic: 12-15 mL of 2% lidocaine…

Anatomy Of The Lumbosacral Spine


Descriptive anatomy of the lumbosacral spine: The lower extent of the spinal cord, the conus medullaris (1) ends in the adult at approximately L1. The line between the iliac crests, Tuffier’s line, most often crosses through the L4 spine. A…

Intercostal Block


Figure 1: Intercostal nerve block: Patient position and needle insertion. Essentials Indications: thoracic or upper abdominal surgery, rib fractures, breast surgery Landmarks: angle of the rib (6-8 cm lateral to the spinous process) Needle insertion: Under the rib with approximately…

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