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The Hip Block: New addition to NYSORA’s Web-App

  Several alternative analgesic techniques have been recently suggested for hip pain (e.g., surgery, fractures, chronic pain). They all consist of an injection of a local anesthetic in proximity ...

Optimizing the Ultrasound Image

  Certain basic principles of optimizing an ultrasound image are applicable to all nerve blocks. For instance, sonography requires an understanding of mechanics and ergonomics. Novices are subject to errors ...

Epidural Analgesia Using NYSORA SIMULATORS™

Epidural analgesia and anesthesia are commonly used for pain relief during labor, or to provide anesthesia or analgesia during surgery. Proper training and technical skills and essential for success and ...

New Addition to NYSORA’S Web-App

  INFILTRATION BETWEEN THE POPLITEAL ARTERY AND CAPSULE OF THE KNEE (IPACK BLOCK) What is the rationale for the IPACK block? While the sciatic nerve block results in the best ...

Anesthesia Pathways for Orthopedic Surgery

Carpal Tunnel and Hand Surgery Carpal tunnel release is typically an ambulatory surgical procedure. It can be performed under local anesthesia, regional anesthesia or brief general anesthetic. In our institution, ...

New: NYSORA Introduces Ultrasound Certification

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 ...