Analgesic Adjuvants in the Peripheral Nervous System

Examines the rationale and current evidence base for use of analgesic adjuvants and summarizes the best strategies for optimizing pain control reducing adverse effects after surgery under peripheral nerve block.

Controlled-Release Local Anesthetics

This section aims to summarize the currently available information on controlled-release local anesthetics, and the clinical efficacy and reliability in the various sites and modes of application.

Clinical Pharmacology of Local Anesthetics

Focuses on mechanisms of anesthesia and toxicity, especially as knowledge of these mechanisms will assist the clinician in conducting safer and more effective regional anesthesia.