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Author: Admir Hadzic; New York School of Regional Anesthesia.
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, Medical Pub. Division, ©2007.
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Comprehensive reference that covers the practice of regional anesthesia in its entirety, providing practitioners and students with both the physiologic principles and specific, state-of-the-art patient-management protocols and techniques. It provides algorithms for managing or avoiding a wide range of common clinical dilemmas or complications and time-saving tools such as intravenous-to-oral opioid conversion tables  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)228657420
Online version:
Textbook of regional anesthesia and acute pain management.
New York : McGraw-Hill, Medical Pub. Division, ©2007
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Admir Hadzic; New York School of Regional Anesthesia.
ISBN: 007144906X 9780071449069
OCLC Number: 70051351
Notes: "The New York School of Regional Anesthesia."
Description: xxii, 1259 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Foreword / Paul F. White --
The history of local anesthesia / Bonnie Deschner [and others] --
Embryology / Patrick M. McQuillan --
Functional regional anesthesia anatomy / Faruk Dilberovic [and others] --
Histology of peripheral nerves / Zakira Mornjaković & Steven Deschner --
Peripheral nerve stimulators & electrophysiology of nerve stimulation / Ban C.H. Tsui & Admir Hadzic --
Clinical pharmacology of local anesthetics / John Butterworth --
Newer amide anesthetics & sustained-release local anesthetics / Clint E. Elliott, Leslie C. Thomas, & Alan C. Santos --
Analgesic adjuvants in neuraxial anesthesia / Daniel T. Warren & Spencer S. Liu --
Analgesic adjuvants in the peripheral nervous system / Colin J.L. McCartney --
Local anesthetic solutions for continuous nerve blocks / Marta Putzu and Andrea Casati --
Sedation-analgesia during local & regional anesthesia / Paul F. White --
Local infiltration anesthesia / Tony Tsai, Jeffrey Gadsden, & Cliff Connery --
Spinal anesthesia / Tony Tsai & Roy Greengrass --
Epidural blockade / Bonnie Deschner, Marina Allan, & Oscar de Leon --
Caudal anesthesia / Kenneth D. Candido & Alon P. Winnie --
Combined spinal-epidural anesthesia / Jayanthi Sudharma Ranasinghe, Elyad Davidson, & David J. Birnbach --
Equipment for peripheral nerve block / Ban C.H. Tsui & Admir Hadzic --
Nerve blocks for the head & neck / James P. Rathmell & Geoffrey J. Pollack --
Regional & topical anesthesia for endotracheal intubation / Leroy Sutherland & David Misita --
Oral & regional maxillofacial anesthesia / Benaifer D. Dubash [and others] --
Local & regional anesthesia for eye surgery / Jacques Ripart, Kenneth Merhige, & Robert Della Rocca --
Functional evaluation of motor responses for upper limb blocks / André P. Boezaart & Steven C. Borene --
Cervical plexus block / Jerry D. Vloka, Tony Tsai, & Admir Hadzic --
Cervical paravertebral block / André P. Boezaart --
Interscalene brachial plexus block / Alain Borgeat & Stephan Blumenthal --
Supraclavicular brachial plexus block / Carlo D. Franco --
Infraclavicular brachial plexus block / Laura Lowrey Clark --
Axillary brachial plexus block / Zbigniew J. Koscielniak-Nielsen --
Wrist Block / Steven Glickel [and others] --
Digital block / Tagashige Iwata, Louis Catalano, & Jerry D. Vloka --
Cutaneous blocks for the upper extremity / Joseph M. Neal --
Clinical assessment of lower extremity nerve blocks / Joseph M. Neal --
Lumbar plexus block / Christopher Robards & Admir Hadzic --
Obturator nerve block / H. Bouaziz --
Femoral nerve block / François J. Singelyn --
Three-in-one block / Peter Marhofer, Stephan Kapral, & Xavier Sala-Blanch --
Sciatic nerve block / Elizabeth Gaertner [and others] --
Block of the sciatic nerve in the popliteal fossa / Jerry D. Vloka & Admir Hadzic --
Ankle block / Joseph Kay, Rick J. Delmonte, & Paul M. Greenberg --
Cutaneous nerve blocks of the lower extremity / Anna Barczewska-Hillel & Jerry D. Vloka --
Intravenous regional block for upper & lower extremity surgery / Kenneth D. Candido & Alon P. Winnie --
Ilioinguinal & iliohypogastric blocks / Roy A. Greengrass --
Thoracic & lumbar paravertebral block / Manoj K. Karmakar & Anthony M.-H. Ho --
Intercostal nerve block / Anthony M.-H. Ho & Manoj K. Karmakar --
Percutaneous nerve localization / William F. Urmey --
Multistimulation techniques for peripheral nerve blocks --
Andrea Casati & Marta Putzu. Injection & current delivery monitoring / Christopher Robards & Admir Hadzic --
Equipment for continuous peripheral nerve blocks / Holly Evans [and others] --
Stimulating catheters / André P. Boezaart --
Introduction to ultrasound-assisted regional anesthesia techniques / Andrew T. Gray --
Ultrasound-assisted nerve blocks in adults / Anahi Perlas & Vincent Chan --
Ultrasound-guided peripheral nerve blocks in children / Peter Marhofer & Stephan Kapral --
Obstetric regional anesthesia / Philippe Gautier [and others] --
Regional anesthesia in pediatric patients --
General concepts / Santhanam Suresh & Giorgio Ivani --
Pediatric epidural & caudal analgesia & anesthesia / Ben C.H. Tsui, Michael Fredrickson, Santhanam Suresh --
Spinal anesthesia in children / Santhanam Suresh & Tetsu Uejima --
Peripheral nerve blocks for children / Santhanam Suresh & Michael Frederickson --
Acute pain management in children / Myron Yaster & Sabine Kost-Byerly --
Local & regional anesthesia in pediatric general dentistry / Ilija Škrinjarić --
Regional anesthesia in the elderly / Bernadette Veering --
Regional anesthesia & cardiovascular disease / Navin A. Mallavaram & Daniel M. Thys --
Regional anesthesia & systemic disease / Jeffrey Gadsden & Admir Hadzic --
Regional anesthesia in the patient with preexisting neurologic disease / Steven Deschner --
Acute compartment syndrome of the limb : implications for regional anesthesia / Xavier Sala-Blanch [and others] --
Perioperative management with peripheral nerve block anesthesia / Bonnie Deschner & Admir Hadzic --
Peripheral nerve blocks for outpatient surgery / Robert J. Schlosser [and others] --
Neuraxial anesthesia in outpatients / Michael F. Mulroy & Francis V. Salinas --
Continuous peripheral nerve blocks in outpatients / Brian M. Ilfeld, Elizabeth M. Renehan, & F. Kayser Enneking --
Regional anesthesia in community practice / Joseph Marino --
Regional anesthesia in austere environment medicine / Chester C. Buckenmaier, III --
Regional analgesia in the critically ill / Sebastian Schulz-Stübner --
Regional anesthesia & acute pain management in the emergency department / Jeffrey Gadsden & Knox H. Todd --
Neurologic complications of peripheral nerve blocks : mechanisms & management / Steven Deschner, Alain Borgeat, & Admir Hadzic --
Neuraxial anesthesia & peripheral nerve blocks in patients on anticoagulants / Honorio T. Benzon & Rasha S. Jabri --
Diagnosis & management of intraspinal, epidural, & peripheral nerve hematoma / Rasha S. Jabri, Steven Deschner, & Honorio T. Benzon --
Infection control in regional anesthesia / Sebastian Schulz-Stübner [and others] --
Postdural puncture headache / Brian E. Harrington --
Pharmacoeconomics of regional anesthesia : implications in ambulatory orthopedic surgery, hospital admission, & early rehabilitation / Brian A. Williams --
Effects of regional anesthesia & analgesia on perioperative outcome / Christopher L. Wu & Brian A. Williams --
Preemptive analgesia, regional anesthesia, & the prevention of chronic postoperative pain / Scott S. Reuben & Jeffrey Gadsden --
The role of nonopioid analgesic techniques in the management of postoperative pain / Paul F. White --
Acute pain service : organization, function, & implementation / Narinder Rawal --
Organization of an acute pain management service incorporating regional anesthesia techniques / Eugene R. Viscusi [and others] --
Documentation of regional anesthesia procedures / J.C. Gerancher --
Teaching regional anesthesia / Susan B. McDonald & Joseph M. Neal --
Regional anesthesia fellowships / James Beckman & Gregory A. Liguori --
Principles of statistical methods for research in regional anesthesia / Maxine M. Kuroda.
Other Titles: NYSORA textbook of regional anesthesia and acute pain management
Responsibility: editor, Admir Hadzic.


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