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

Hardcover | May 1, 2010

byJames R. Hebl, Robert L. Lennon

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The Mayo Clinic Atlas of Regional Anesthesia and Ultrasound-Guided Nerve Blockade is a practical guide that provides a detailed and systematic approach to regional anesthesia of the upper and lower extremity, including ultrasound-guided regional techniques. The book provides a comprehensiveoverview of both traditional and ultrasound-guided techniques of brachial plexus, lumbar plexus, and lumbosacral plexus blockade. Each regional technique is clearly described and illustrated with ultrasound images accompanied by corresponding color anatomic illustrations. Specific informationprovided within each chapter includes clinical applications, relevant anatomy, surface anatomy, proceduralist and patient positioning, traditional and alternative approaches to the technique itself, needle insertion site, needle redirection cues, ultrasound Sonoanatomy, ultrasound-guided techniques,side effects and complications, and suggested reading. Special emphasis is given and abundantly illustrated on hand position and how to precisely grasp and manipulate the ultrasound probe and needle for each block technique. Successful regional anesthesia is predicated on a sound knowledge ofanatomy and local anesthetic pharmacology - both of which are clearly presented and well-illustrated within the book. Finally, the text provides a comprehensive overview of the fundamental principles of ultrasonography, relevant Sonoanatomy of the upper and lower extremity, and the technical skillsnecessary to become clinically proficient at ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia.

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The Mayo Clinic Atlas of Regional Anesthesia and Ultrasound-Guided Nerve Blockade is a practical guide that provides a detailed and systematic approach to regional anesthesia of the upper and lower extremity, including ultrasound-guided regional techniques. The book provides a comprehensiveoverview of both traditional and ultrasound-...

James R. Hebl is Consultant, Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic and Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota. He is Vice-Chair for Clinical Practice in the Department of Anesthesiology and Chair of the Section of Orthopedic Anesthesia. Dr. Hebl is internationally recognized...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:496 pages, 11.1 × 8.6 × 1.2 inPublished:May 1, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199743037

ISBN - 13:9780199743032

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ContributorsMembersSection I: Principles of Peripheral Nerve Blockade1. John A. Dilger, Carlos Mantilla and Douglas R. Bacon: Regional Anesthesia: Past, Present, and Future2. Christopher M. Duncan and Paula A. Craigo: Pharmacology of Neural Blockade3. James R. Hebl: Complications of Peripheral Nerve Blockade4. Mark A. Warner: Perioperative Positioning InjuriesSection II: Anatomy and Regional Anesthesia5. James R. Hebl: Anatomical Considerations for Peripheral Nerve BlockadeSection III: Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia6. Adam K. Jacob: Ultrasound Fundamentals and Equipment7. Hugh M. Smith: Sonoanatomy of the Upper and Lower Extremity8. Hugh M. Smith: Clinical Applications of Ultrasound-Guided Regional AnesthesiaSection IV: Upper Extremity Peripheral Nerve Block Techniques9. Laurence C. Torsher and James R. Hebl: Cervical Plexus Blockade10. Laurence C. Torsher and Hugh M. Smith: Interscalene Blockade11. Thomas J. Jurrens: Suprascapular Blockade12. Michelle A. O. Kinney: Intersternocleidomastoid Blockade13. Adam K. Jacob and Kenneth P. Scott: Supraclavicular Blockade14. Jack L. Wilson, Adam K. Jacob and Hugh M. Smith: Infraclavicular Blockade15. Sandra L. Kopp and Hugh M. Smith: Axillary Blockade16. Sandra L. Kopp: Midhumeral Blockade17. Steven R. Rettke and Hugh M. Smith: Elbow Blockade18. David E. Byer: Wrist Blockade19. David E. Byer: Digital Blockade20. Edward D. Fr: Intravenous Regional Anesthesia21. Sandra L. Kopp and Hugh M. Smith: Paravertebral BlockadeSection V: Lower Extremity Peripheral Nerve Block Techniques22. Sandra L. Kopp: Posterior Lumbar Plexus (Psoas Compartment) Blockade23. Kimberly P. Wynd and Hugh M. Smith: Femoral Nerve Blockade24. Thomas J. Jurrens and James R. Hebl: Fascia Iliaca Blockade25. Kimberly P. Wynd and Hugh M. Smith: Lateral Femoral Cutaneous, Obturator, and Saphenous Nerve Blockade26. Adam K. Jacob: Sciatic Nerve Blockade27. James R. Hebl and Adam K. Jacob: Popliteal Blockade28. Adam K. Jacob and James R. Hebl: Ankle BlockadeIndex