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April 9, 2024

Case study: Anesthesia for bunionectomy

Case presentation A 50-year-old female patient, with no significant medical history, was scheduled for an elective surgical procedure to correct a bunion on her right foot. This hallux valgus (i.e., bunion)—a deformity of the joint connecting the big...
April 5, 2024

IV tips that make a difference

In the field of intravenous (IV) access, healthcare professionals must master a range of techniques to perform procedures effectively. From understanding needle insertion angles to exploring innovative approaches, improving IV access significantly in...
April 2, 2024

Tips for the IPACK Block

The IPACK block, designed as a motor-sparing technique, involves the injection of local anesthetic into the space between the popliteal artery and the posterior capsule of the knee. It offers a supplementary pain management solution to the femoral ne...
March 28, 2024

Dealing with acute respiratory failure: How POCUS helps to rule out deep vein thrombosis

A 58-year-old male patient with acute dyspnea is assessed in the emergency department using the BLUE protocol. The scan reveals no significant lung pathology (A-profile) but prompts the consideration of deep vein thrombosis (DVT). This rapid assessme...
March 26, 2024

Tips for a Femoral Nerve Block

The femoral nerve block is one of the most clinically applicable nerve block techniques with a high success rate. The ultrasound-guided technique allows the practitioner to monitor the spread of local anesthetic and needle placement, make adjustments...
March 22, 2024

Case study: Peripheral artery disease – Injection

A 64-year-old diabetic woman presents with pain in both lower limbs at rest, with the left leg being more painful than the right. The pain intensifies when walking more than one kilometer and subsides upon resting. She reports no lower back pain or c...
March 19, 2024

Case study: Anesthetic approach for elbow surgery in an obese, COPD Gold III patient with prior MI

Case presentation A 52-year-old obese woman with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) Gold III and a history of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) was scheduled for elbow surgery. Due to her complex medical history, a tailored anesthetic strat...
March 15, 2024

NYSORA Press Announces Launch of Bestselling “Manual on Difficult IV Access”

New York, NY, March 15, 2024 NYSORA Press is thrilled to announce the release of its latest publication, “Manual on Difficult IV Access,” which has quickly become a bestseller. Authored by Dr. Hadzic and NYSORA’s team of educators, create...
March 12, 2024

Tips for a Paravertebral Block: Transverse Oblique Technique

A paravertebral block is recommended for pain management following breast surgery, thoracotomy, rib fractures, and procedures involving the thoracic and upper abdominal regions. This technique involves injecting local anesthetic alongside the thoraci...
1. Third Occipital Nerve and Cervical Medial Branch Nerve Block
2. Cervical Zygapophyseal (Facet) Intra-Articular Injection
3. Cervical Nerve Root Block
4. Thoracic Paravertebral Block
5. Lumbar Facet Nerve Block and Intra-articular injection
6. Lumbar Nerve Root (Periradicular) Injections
7. Central Neuraxial Blocks
8. Caudal Epidural Injections
9. Sacroiliac Joint Injection
10. Transversus Abdominis Plane (TAP) Block
11. Celiac Plexus Block and Neurolysis
12. Ilioinguinal, Iliohypogastric, and Genitofemoral Nerve block
13. Piriformis Muscle Injection
14. Pudendal Nerve block
15. Ganglion Impar Injection
16. Superficial Trigeminal Nerve Blocks
17. Greater Occipital Nerve Block
18. Cervical Sympathetic Block
19. Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Block
20. Suprascapular Nerve Block
21. Intercostal Nerve Block
22. Subacromial/Subdeltoid Bursa Injections
23. Biceps Tendon Sheath (Biceps – Long Head) Injections
24. Acromioclavicular Joint Injections
25. Glenohumeral Joint Injections
26. Subscapularis Tendon/Subscapularis Bursa Injections
27. Sternoclavicular Joint Injections
28. Carpal Tunnel Injections
29. Trigger Finger Injections
30. Wrist Injections
31. Injections for Tendon Dysfunction
32. Elbow Injections
33. Intra-articular Hip Injections
34. Knee Injections
36. Atlanto-Axial and Atlanto-Occipital Joint Injections
37. Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
38. Occipital Stimulation
39. Groin Stimulation
40. Cervical Diskography and Intradiskal Procedures