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Published: 29 April 2010

488 Pages | 361 illustrations


ISBN: 9780199743032

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Mayo Clinic Atlas of Regional Anesthesia and Ultrasound-Guided Nerve Blockade

James Hebl, MD and Robert Lennon, DO

Mayo Clinic Scientific Press

  • Contains more than 200 beautifully illustrated anatomic images important to understanding and performing regional anesthetic techniques.
  • Corresponding anatomic illustrations for all ultrasound images - a valuable tool that allows clinicians to correlate contemporary ultrasound images to classic anatomic teachings.
  • A comprehensive description of the fundamental principles of ultrasound, relevant Sonoanatomy, and the technical skills necessary to become proficient at ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia.
  • Provides comprehensive instruction for all upper and lower extremity regional techniques, intravenous regional anesthesia, and paravertebral blockade - including relevant anatomy, surface landmarks, patient positioning, proper needle orientation, and potential side effects and complications.
  • Clinical pearls on alternative techniques, needle redirection cues, and how to acquire optimal ultrasound images.

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