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NEW: NYSORA Introduces Ultrasound CertificationFeatured

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NYSORA has introduced an International certification process of minimal skills acquisition for ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia and point-of-care interventional procedures. The certificate is obtained after successful passing of a written examination documenting sufficient understanding of ultrasound-technology, artifacts and safe use of…

Pediatric Epidural and Spinal Anesthesia & Analgesia

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Pediatric Epidural and Spinal Anesthesia & Analgesia Based on Belen De Jose Maria, Luc Tielens, and Steve Roberts INTRODUCTION Epidural analgesia is commonly used in addition to general anesthesia and to manage postoperative pain. Effective postoperative pain relief from epidural…

Peripheral Nerve Blocks for Children

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Peripheral Nerve Blocks for Children Based on Steve Roberts INTRODUCTION Peripheral nerve blocks have been gaining significant popularity in the daily practice among pediatric anesthesiologists. Nerve blocks in children have an excellent risk–benefit ratio and are readily acceptable by both…

Perioperative Regional Anesthesiain the Elderly

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Perioperative Regional Anesthesiain the Elderly Based on Jennifer E. Dominguez and Thomas M. Halaszynski INTRODUCTION AND DEFINITION OF ELDERLY Healthcare providers have become increasingly focused on pro- viding effective management of acute perioperative pain in all patients, but especially older…

Acute and Chronic Pain Management in Children

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Acute and Chronic Pain Management in Children Based on Honorio T. Benzon, Rasha S. Jabri, and Tom C. Van Zundert ACUTE PAIN MANAGEMENT INTRODUCTION The treatment and alleviation of pain constitute a basic human right that exists regardless of age.1,2…

Regional Anesthesia & Cardiovascular Disease

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Regional Anesthesia & Cardiovascular Disease Based on Regional Anesthesia & Cardiovascular Disease INTRODUCTION The decision to utilize regional anesthesia is dependent on many factors. Patient characteristics, the type of surgery pro- posed, and the potential anesthetic risks will all have…

Regional Anesthesia & Systemic Disease

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Regional Anesthesia & Systemic Disease Based on Malikah Latmore, Matthew Levine, and Jeff Gadsden INTRODUCTION Patients with coexisting systemic disease may be at a higher risk for specific perioperative complications related to surgery and anesthesia. Regional anesthesia is often thought…

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