Peripheral Nerve Blocks and Peri-Operative Pain Relief: Expert Consult: Online and Print

Author: Dominic Harmon


0 Units in Stock

Add to Cart:

  • ISBN: 9780702031489
  • Author: Dominic Harmon
  • Publ Date: 2010-12-10
  • Edition: 2
  • Pages: 272
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS *#
  • Status: ACT
  • ID - 6927

Table of Contents :

Section A. Principles 1. Introduction (How to use this atlas and CD Rom) 2. Regional anaesthesia in perspective - history, current role and the future 3. Mechanism of action of local anaesthetics 4. General - indications and contraindications 5. Complications, toxicity and safety 6. Peripheral nerve blockade materials 7. Principles of ultrasound guided peripheral nerve blockade. 8. Ambulatory peripheral nerve blockade. 9. Which block for which surgery. 10. Design and implementation of a training programme in PNB. Section B. Peripheral nerve blocks 11. Cervical plexus blockade 12. Orbital blocks 13. Wound local anesthetic infusions 14. Brachial plexus anatomy 15. Interscalene block 16. Supraclavicular block 17. Suprascapular block 18. Axillary Block. 19. Infraclavicular block 20. Mid-humeral block 21. Elbow blocks 22. Wrist blocks 23. Lumbar and sacral plexus anatomy 24. Posterior sciatic nevre block 25. Anterior scitic nerve block 26. Femoral nerve block 27. Psoas block 28. Iliacus block 29. Lateral cutaneous nerve of thigh block 30. Popliteal block 31. Ankle block 32. Paravertebral block 33. Intercostal block 34. Trans Abdominis Pane Block 35. Inguinal field block


The new edition of this practical multimedia resource shows you exactly how to perform successfully a full range of peripheral nerve block techniques. Over four hundred illustrations, the majority of which are in colour, plus online video clips, portray the relevant surface anatomy, the internal anatomy, the ultrasonographic anatomy to vividly depict correct needle placement in real patients.

Author Biography:

Professor, Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Ireland


Estimated Delivery Times
In stock items despatched next working day
Out of stock items -locally sourced 2-5 days overseas 6-12 days
(if in stock at publisher)

Your IP Address is:
Copyright © 2003-2014 Medicalbooks Shopping Cart